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The future of optical networking and communications – OFC 2014

16/08/2014

By JePPIX

The OFC (Optical Fiber Communication) conference is the premiere event and exposition on optical fiber communication, converging breakthrough research & innovation, and setting future industry trends in telecommunications, optical networking, fiber optics, datacom and computing. OFC gives a strong technical programme and valuable overview of current products and services on the today’s market, focusing this year on space-division multiplexing (SDM), silicon photonics, 1 Tb/s optical networking on the technical side, while data centers, photonic integration, 100G+ coherent transmission and software-defined networking (SDN) on the exhibit side. This year the technical programme included two special symposia, one on advanced electro-optic packaging and assembly technology and the second one on data centers as a network.

The OFC2014 conference provided more than 100 technical sessions and invited over 120 speakers, featured three showfloor theaters at two exhibition halls, short courses, workshops and product showcases. The OFC 2014 was held in Moscone Center, in San Francisco, California, USA. Interested in the OFC 2014 report?