Category Archives: Fiber Optic Transceivers

QSFP-DD vs OSFP: The Wave of the Future 400G Transceiver

Over the past years, the discussion of 200G and 400G Ethernet speeds started heating up among data center professionals. The next station for IT community is 400G. And two standards organizations have been working behind the scenes with this benchmark … Continue reading

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SFP-10G-LR vs SFP-10G-SR: Which One to Choose?

Although 40G and 100G optical transceivers are on the very top trend for enterprise and data center for the interconnection since 40G/100G network is racing to the future, 10G SFP+ optical transceiver is still considered as the mainstream form factor of the 2017 … Continue reading

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Why Use Tunable DWDM SFP+ Transceivers?

The tunable DWDM SFP+ is one kind of DWDM SFP+ transceivers. They both can be used in the DWDM system. In the market, tunable DWDM SFP+ transceivers are often between two and four times more expensive than DWDM SFP+ transceivers. … Continue reading

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400G CFP8 FR8 and LR8 Transceivers with PAM4 Technology

400G Ethernet technology is demonstrated at the Optical Networking and Communication Conference & Exhibition (OFC) 2017, and new module types like 400G CFP8 FR8 and LR8 with pulse amplitude modulation (PAM4) technology are announced. Why 400G now? While we’re still … Continue reading

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Compatible Transceivers and Cabling Solution for Mikrotik CRS317-1G-16S+RM Switch

The business models today have become increasingly digital, which requires an increasingly faster and reliable network. There has never been so much traffic and applications running on the networks and it keeps growing, bringing much pressure to enterprises’ networks. Although 40G … Continue reading

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