OIF to Demo 100G Multi-Vendor Interoperability
FREMONT, Calif. -- The Optical Internetworking Forum, operating with the theme of “OIF Interoperability 2014 - Accelerating Momentum on the Road to Next-Generation Architectures” has completed a multi-vendor interoperability demonstration highlighting the expansion of 100G component availability to smaller form factors by testing live traffic over media including optical fiber, copper cables and backplanes. The event marks the OIF's fifth demonstration of 4 x 25Gb/s (100Gb/s) channels and includes nine different demo scenarios featuring 11 different participating companies. The demonstrations will be on display at ECOC in Cannes, France during September 22-24.
The OIF members participating in the demos include Amphenol, Finisar, Fujitsu Optical Components, Inphi, JDSU, Molex, MoSys, Semtech, TE Connectivity, Xilinx and Yamaichi Electronics along with Agilent Technologies and Tektronix providing testing equipment. A white paper will be available during the ECOC demonstration at http://www.oiforum.com/public/OIF_Interoperability_2014.html.