Global growth in cloud computing is driving demand for higher-performance infrastructure. And to keep pace with demand, developers are transitioning to 400G technologies to enable compact, faster and lower cost-per-bit solutions, writes Antony Savvas.
QSFP-DD module enables up to 400 Gbps solutions, quadruples bandwidth in network applications. The Quad Small Form Factor Pluggable Double Density (QSFP-DD) Multi Source Agreement group has released a specification for the new QSFP-DD form factor. In total, 52 companies came together in support of the QSFP-DD MSA to address the industry need for high-density, […]Read More
In our bumper 60-page Autumn issue we pick out some of the event highlights and look in-depth at one of the biggest issues facing the industry at present – datacentre connectivity. It’s not just about connectivity within the datacentre anymore; the prospect of 5G and IoT rollouts is spawning datacentres of all sizes, from hyperscale […]Read More
Macom has expanded its portfolio of transimpedance amplifiers (TIAs) and launched a 25G APD photodiode and 25G Fabry-Perot laser photodiode, aimed at 5G applications and data centres. The MATA-009806 is a dual-channel linear TIA for coherent receivers supporting baud rates up to 96Gbaud and complex modulation formats such as 64QAM. With built-in automatic gain control […]Read More