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R_Colin_Johnson
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Re: 28G only?
R_Colin_Johnson   7/25/2014 9:01:19 PM
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I asked Imec about the 28Gb/s rating and got this response referring to 400 Gb/s: "Imec's announcement is about the co-integration of modulators and photodetectors with improved performance, enabling 28 Gb/s bit rates per (wavelength) channel. In addition, we also reported compact and thermally tunable WDM filters with high power efficiency. These building blocks can be combined to realize compact, WDM-enabled Si Photonics transceivers with aggregate bandwidths of 400 Gb/s and more."

krisi
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28G only?
krisi   7/24/2014 7:50:45 PM
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28Gb/s for WDM link seems awfully low...you can get that on one silicon channel electrically!

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Pushing the boundaries
elctrnx_lyf   7/24/2014 4:57:59 AM
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Pushing the boundaries in the interocnnect technologies will become more and more rewarding in the future as the companies look forward to reduce their datacentre expenses every day.



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