Mentioned: Scott Wilkinson on Marvell shipping 100k 400G coherent DSPs.
Mentioned: Scott Wilkinson on the OIF’s role in the success of 400ZR
Mentioned: Kyle Hollasch on Nokia IP over DWDM demo
Mentioned: Scott Wilkinson on Marvell and OE solutions announcement.
Mentioned: Scott Wilkinson on Acacia’s new product announcement
Quick thoughts on equipment spending trends as well as a current view on the role of pluggable coherent modules.
Marvell, in conjunction with newly closed acquisition Inphi, announced it’s latest generation 400ZR DSP – Deneb.
In conjunction with OFC, Cisco published a note quantifying the total volume of coherent ports shipped with Acacia and Cisco technologies combined.
In a video produced by OFC, Scott Wilkinson previews the important topics expected during OFC 2021 such as embedded optics and fifth-generation coherent & pluggable optics.
Inphi announced that the development of its 400ZR module is complete and that the products have reached production availability.
Lightreading covered an announcement by Telia Carrier that it was one of the first major network operators to use pluggable 400ZR and OpenZR+ coherent modules.
OIF members participated in a ten-week long interoperability testing exercise in Telefonica’s Madrid lab in order to conduct a multi-vendor demonstration within Telefonica’s network with participation from China Telecom and TELUS.
Acacia announced further enhancements to its 100G coherent pluggable product line targetted at edge and access applications.
Lightwave published an article summarizing 1Q20 optical hardware results using data from our report.
Nokia launched it’s 5th generation coherent solution. This includes new PSE-5 DSPs, new CSTAR silicon photonics from its Elenion acquisition, and pluggable CFP2-DCO and QSFP-288DD pluggable modules.
The OIF announced that the official release of the 400ZR implementation agreement is now available for download.
Infinera announced new versions of the Groove chassis to support 5th generation coherent ICE6 optics and provide feature enhancements to better address applications outside of cloud and colo operators.
Acacia announced a new family of 400G coherent pluggable optics for 400ZR/Open ROADM applications based on the new 7nm Greylock DSP.