Tag archive for ‘Data Center Interconnect’
    By Tim Doiron On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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    Inphi’s ColorZ-Lite Technology: Offering an innovative solution for Nx100 G campus connectivity

    Although mature, cost-effective and widely deployed, 10 Gb/s pluggable optical technology no longer addresses the increasing bandwidth and distributed workload demands of enterprise campus environments. In response, More...

    By Tim Doiron On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
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    Next-Generation 100G/200G Solutions

    MRV announced its entry into the rapidly growing Optical Data Center Interconnect (DCI) small-form-factor (SFF) appliance segment with the introduction of its single rack-unit (1 RU) OD4-DCI product in early May More...

    By Tim Doiron On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
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    Infinera, ACG and Lightwave Discuss Transforming Networks in the New Era of Open Networking

    New cloud-based applications are driving insatiable and increasingly dynamic demand for bandwidth across service providers’ subsea, long-haul terrestrial, metro and data center interconnect (DCI) networks. Internet More...

    By Tim Doiron On Thursday, April 6th, 2017
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    2016 Optical Infrastructure Delivers Strong Long-Haul and Optical DCI Growth

    Optical DCI grew 63.5% in 2016 contributing over $1.69 billion with total Optical infrastructure finishing the year at $13.6 billion ACG Research has released its 2H-2016 worldwide Optical infrastructure and worldwide More...

    By Tim Doiron On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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    Infinera Instant Network

    With the introduction of Infinera Instant Network, Infinera is taking another step forward in its journey toward cognitive networking. Leveraging the experience and broad adoption of Instant Bandwidth, Infinera More...

    By Tim Doiron On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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    Connecting Metro-Distributed Data Centers: The Economics and Applicability of Inphi’s ColorZ™ Technology

    At the 2016 OFC Conference, Inphi announced its ColorZ technology, which delivers 100Gb/s, 100GHz, fixed dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) in a 4.5 watt, QSFP28 pluggable package. Commensurate with that More...

    By Tim Doiron On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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    Coriant Groove™ Open Line System, An ACG Market Impact

    Coriant is applying its 35 years of experience and expertise in Tier 1 optical networking to deliver disaggregated, modular and open optical networking solutions. Coriant today announced the evolution of its Groove More...

    By Tim Doiron On Tuesday, September 20th, 2016
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    1H-2016 Optical Infrastructure Delivers Strong Long Haul and Optical DCI Growth

    Optical DCI expected to contribute over $1.5 billion in 2016 with total Optical infrastructure projected to finish the year at $14.0 billion ACG Research has released its 1H-2016 worldwide Optical infrastructure More...

    By Tim Doiron On Thursday, April 28th, 2016
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    Trends and Directions in Data Center Interconnect: A Survey of Optical and Packet Mode Networking Practices

    This ACG Research report investigates the trends and directions that service providers are taking in the deployment of their data centers and specifically their interconnection. It provides insight into existing More...

    By Tim Doiron On Monday, April 18th, 2016
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    PAM-4 or Coherent DWDM for DCI?

    At the March 2016 OFC conference, Inphi announced its delivery of a 100G, QSFP28, PAM-4, pluggable transceiver with 80km reach. PAM technology has been utilized for 100G transmissions (Inphi is a specialist in this More...