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	att_abstract={{I present a summary of lightwave communications in the year 2021, reviewing the history of innovations that sustained a decade of capacity growth and unprecedented network flexibility and efficiency. }},
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	att_copyright={{IEEE}},
	att_copyright_notice={{This version of the work is reprinted here with permission of IEEE for your personal use. Not for redistribution. The definitive version was published in IEEE Photonics Conference IPC2011. {{, 2011-10-09}}
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	att_url={http://web1.research.att.com:81/techdocs_downloads/TD:100559_DS1_2011-06-08T16:11:28.661Z.pdf},
	author={Mark Feuer},
	institution={{IEEE Photonics Conference IPC2011}},
	month={October},
	title={{Looking Backward: 2021-2011 in Lightwave Communications}},
	year=2011,
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