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What Does SFP Stand for And How to Use It?

With the increasing demand for higher bandwidth, multiple types of transceiver modules are designed for data transmission, including GBIC, SFP, SFP+, QSFP and so on. Well, what do GBIC, SFP, SFP+ and QSFP stand for? Among them, SFP has been used in popularity for over 15 years. This article will give an answer about “what does SFP stand for?” and tell you how to use…

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Solutions for 100G Ethernet You Should Know: QSFP28 Series Optics

With the upgrade of the network from 10G/25G to 100G, 100G Ethernet begins to prevail in the optical communication industry. After that, various solutions appear for 100G Ethernet, in which CFP series and QSFP28 series optical transceiver are regarded as the two main solutions. However, by comparison, QSFP28 series is seemingly preferred by most data center users for the upgrade…

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How About the Prospect of 100G Optical Transceiver Market?

The topics about 100G optical transceivers are involved in the previous articles. If you still know little of it, then the topic about it will be kept on. In the development process of the 100G optical transceiver, the main problems are high cost, high power consumption on the port. In some sense, these problems are impossible to avoid whether it…

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Things You Should Know about QSFP28 CWDM4

It’s known that QSFP28 optics play a key part in current 100G Ethernet, in which 2 km 100G QSFP28 CWDM4 stands out. To some degree, its appearance satisfies the requirements for both low cost and long transmission distance in the data center. Today, this article will have an introduction to 100G QSFP28 CWDM4 in these aspects, such as CWDM4 MSA,…

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Use 100G QSFP28 Transceiver to Speed Up Your Network

The unceasing migration to higher levels of network performance and scalability drives the boom of 100G transceiver market. 100G transceiver has become a preferable alternative for those bandwidth-hungry applications to accelerate data flow in data centers. In this article, we will introduce several types of 100G transceiver which are commonly seen on the market. An emphasis will be put on…

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100G Transceiver: 100G SR10 or 100G LR4 CFP modules

Although 10/40G Ethernet nowadays still captures the major position in the world of telecommunication, service providers and enterprise data centers are actually undertaking an infrastructures transformation. Which fuels the demand for higher speeds and better performance 100G transceiver, making the migration to 100G an inevitable trend. Optical transceiver modules always pertain to an integral part of overall system design, as…