EVENT

Lightwave Optical Innovation Summit

14 July 2014

Brought to you by Lightwave magazine and LightwaveOnline.com, this two‑day conference and exposition will highlight immediate challenges and provide innovative, practical solutions in optical communications in the Americas. Attendees will include carriers, data center and enterprise network managers, system developers and suppliers of components and subsystems.

In addition to the main program, the conference will offer onsite training opportunities through partners such as The Light Brigade.

Lightwave Optical Innovation Summit will be chaired by Lightwave editor-in-chief and highly-respected industry observer/analyst Stephen Hardy.

Lightwave
Feature

Cost and compatibility can make a compelling case for pushing 100Gb/s bandwidth over a single optical channel, both as individual links and supporting 400Gb/s Ethernet, finds Andy Extance

Analysis and opinion
Analysis and opinion
Feature

Robin Mersh takes a look at how the industry is creating next-generation optical access fit for 5G

Feature

Technological advances to aid the increasing demand for bandwidth, on the path towards the terabit network, should lead to optical signals that are flexible and adaptive, like water, argues Dr Maxim Kuschnerov and Dr Yin Wang