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Data traveling at the speed of light may be the future of connectivity and computing.
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Silicon Photonics Will Shine in the Age of AI
Aug. 1, 2023
Demand for networking bandwidth in the data center is no longer sustainable. Enter optical I/O.
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Photonic ICs: Progress Across Many Fronts, End Applications
July 17, 2023
Researchers are leveraging semiconductor materials and processes to devise photonic ICs with impressive functions and bandwidth.
11 Myths About Silicon Photonics
June 6, 2023
By harnessing the basic properties of light and using photonics to speed computing, systems can be made that extend Moore’s Law. However, myths have emerged about the technology...
Broadcom Upgrades Co-Packaged Optics Switch to 51.2 Tb/s
April 12, 2023
The 51.2-Tb/s Bailly chip puts eight optical engines in a package with the Tomahawk 5 switch.
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This Company is “Open” to Silicon Photonics
Oct. 25, 2022
OpenLight’s Tom Mader talks about silicon photonics and advances in lasers, and the launch of his new company.
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Broadcom’s First Switch with Co-Packaged Optics is Cloud-Bound
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Tencent will be the first to deploy the co-packaged optical switch in its cloud data centers.
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Is It Finally Time for Silicon Photonics to Shine?
July 13, 2022
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