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…

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…

CFP vs. CXP Optical Transceiver: Similarities More Than Differences?

It is known that there exist various similarities between CFP and CXP optical transceiver. For example, both of them are hot-pluggable, available for 40Gb/s and 100Gb/s as well as support transmitting and receiving function, etc. On the surface, it seems that there are no differences between CFP and CXP optical transceiver. What Is CFP Optical Transceiver? CFP, short for C…

Do You Know These Tips about CFP Optical Transceivers?

On account that the size of CFP optical module is too large to meet the high-density demand of data center, the CFP-MSA Committee defines two new CFP series optical modules, namely CFP2 optical module and CFP4 optical module. Compared with the existing CFP, CFP2 and CFP4 will be respectively double and quadruple front panel port density, so 100G CFP optical…