Fiber optic transmission equipment including transceivers & transponders for SFP, SFF, CFP, CXP & XFP: Lightwave

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Optical transmission equipment includes transceivers, transponders, and similar modules. XFP, SFP, SFP+, SFF, and QSFP are some of the more popular form factors, with CXP and CFP emerging for 100-Gbps applications. You’ll find product and tutorial information about such modules on this page.

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Senko offers power, fiber support with IP-ONE hybrid connector

02/26/2015 Senko Advanced Component has unveiled the IP-ONE, a hybrid connector designed to provide simultan...

Avago to buy Emulex for $606 million plus debt

02/26/2015 Avago Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:AVGO) says it has reached an agreement to purchase Emulex Corp. (...

OIF to highlight 56G interfaces, pluggable coherent transceivers at OFC

02/26/2015 The Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF) says its annual tech demo at OFC this year will focus on ...

Remembering Will Hicks, fiber optics pioneer (1924-2015)

02/19/2015 Will Hicks, one of the founding fathers of fiber optics died February 14, 2015, at age 91. He lef...

Sumitomo Electric Lightwave unveils Lynx2 Splice-On fiber-optic connectors

02/19/2015 Sumitomo Electric Lightwave (SEL) now offers the Lynx2-PLUS CustomFit Splice-On Connectors line. ...

Champion ONE debuts CFP2 optical transceivers

02/19/2015 Optical transceiver vendor Champion ONE says it now offers CFP2 optical modules for 100 Gigabit E...

TE Connectivity seeks partners for new 100G optical transceiver MSA

02/13/2015 TE Connectivity (TE) has issued invitations to potential partners in a multisource agreement (MSA...

Ethernet speed tuning goal of OIF FlexEthernet project

02/12/2015 Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF) members decided last month at their first quarter 2015 meetin...

Clearfield offers 900-um FieldShield StrongFiber fiber-optic cable

02/09/2015 Fiber-optic connectivity specialists Clearfield, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLFD) has unveiled its FieldShield ...

VI Systems intros 50-Gbps module using 850-nm VCSEL

01/22/2015 Optical component and module supplier VI Systems GmbH has unveiled the V50-850M, a fiber-coupled ...

Champion ONE offers tunable DWDM SFP+ optical transceivers

01/08/2015 Optical module supplier Champion ONE has announced the general availability of new tunable DWDM S...

EMCORE's tunable laser and transceiver lines move to NeoPhotonics as acquisition closes

01/07/2015 EMCORE Corp. (NASDAQ:EMKR) and NeoPhotonics Corp. (NASDAQ:NPTN) announced the close of a deal tha...

Molex OptoConnect optical enclosures simplify fiber mapping

12/18/2014 Molex Inc. says its new OptoConnect Custom Optical Enclosures simplify complex fiber-optic mappin...

MODE-GAP unveils first few-mode fiber amplifier

12/11/2014 MODE-GAP, the European collaborative R&D project investigating space-division multiplexing (S...

Silicon photonics now part of Huawei, imec partnership

12/04/2014 Huawei and imec, the European nanophotonics research center, say they have extended their joint w...

Transmission Featured Articles

Is serial 100G ready for 400 Gigabit Ethernet standardization?

The task force wrestles with whether it should focus on the present or the future.

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With digital signal processing (DSP) as an integral part of coherent receivers, we get relief fro...

Smart transceivers reduce capex/opex of network upgrades and new deployments

A new class of pluggable transceiver modules is attracting a lot of interest these days. Module s...

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