White Papers

13 January 2022

This white paper explores the component-level and systems-level innovations enabling ROADM evolution along seven vectors related to wavelength capacity-reach, fibre capacity, add/drop and degree flexibility, footprint, openness, operations and manageability, and network availability.

16 November 2021

The next generation of PON technologies are essential to meet ever-growing bandwidth demand and ensure that the fibre networks built out today can be used for decades to come. This paper examines the future PON fibre technologies beyond 10Gb/s.

18 August 2021

Driven by unprecedented demand for Gigabit and fast-emerging 10 Gigabit Broadband, Fiber to the Home (FTTH) deployment is expected to reach record numbers in the coming years.

10 August 2021

Since its emergence in the late 2000s, coherent technology has undergone several transitions.

14 April 2021

Silicon technology enhancements are enabling the evolution of coherent optical engines along three vectors.