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An Introduction to the Advantages of CFP4

With the continuous upgrade of the network from 10G-40G-100G, 40G and 100G optical components are also widely applied in various fields. According to the market demands on high bandwidth, transmission rate/distance, etc, it seems that 100G products are more suitable for the market trend than 40G products. It is believed that 100G products will continuously prevail in the market. In…

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How to Distinguish CFP and CXP Optical Transceivers

Even though CFP and CXP have similar abbreviations and appear almost simultaneously, their form factor is different in size, density, and target applications. CFP and CXP form factors are both hot-swappable, support for sending and receiving functions, and support for data rates of 40Gbps and 100Gbps. CFP is mainly targeted at 40G and 100G Ethernet applications support single-mode or multimode…

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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…