Optatec, the international trade fair for optical technologies, components and systems, provides the optical industry with the world's most important information, communication and business platform. On a two-year cycle, Optatec focuses the innovation potential of the industry in a way that no other event achieves.
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
Robin Mersh takes a look at how the industry is creating next-generation optical access fit for 5G
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