The Linley Group has a good review of Conexant's first GPON family. Its Xenon-IIIG product family consists of the CX95202 GPON controller and the CX95203 EPON controller. Check it out on their website.
David Patterson, known for his pioneering research that led to RAID, clusters and more, is part of a team at UC Berkeley that recently made its RISC-V processor architecture an open source hardware offering. We talk with Patterson and one of his colleagues behind the effort about the opportunities they see, what new kinds of designs they hope to enable and what it means for today’s commercial processor giants such as Intel, ARM and Imagination Technologies.