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Reducing the Cost per Bit with Coherent Technology

The cost per bit is a metric directly impacting network operators’ economic viability and competitive…

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What Goes Into Power Per Bit

In the information and communication technology (ICT) sector, the exponential increase in data traffic makes…

Integrating Line Card Performance and Functions Into a Pluggable

Article first published 12th October 2021, updated 3rd July 2024. The optical transceiver market is…

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AI and the New Drivers of Data Traffic

In this world, nothing can be said to be certain except death, taxes, and the…

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Towards the 800ZR Future

The advances in electronic and photonic integration allowed coherent technology for metro DCIs to be…

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Data Centers in the Age of AI

Article first published 14th June 2023, updated 29th May 2024. Artificial intelligence (AI) is changing…

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Why Semiconductors are Vital to Optics and Photonics

Thanks to wafer-scale technology, electronics have driven down the cost per transistor for many decades.…

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The Impact of Photonics on Renewable Energy Systems

The quest for sustainable and clean energy solutions has increasingly turned towards photonics innovations. This…

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The Evolution of Data Center Interconnects

The digital era’s rapid expansion requires advances in data center interconnects (DCIs) to support the…

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Coherent Optics Explained

In the always-evolving world of communications, coherent optics deeply improved our ability to transmit at…