Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy introduces you to a new acronym, a new acquisition strategy, some soon to be newly available 400GbE transceivers, and a new look at optics sales in 2018 in the Friday 5 video. Sponsored by Viavi Solutions.
Qualcomm shuns its suitor, FTTH looks good over the next 10 years, and Telefonica has one word for home networks: Plastics. Plus the MEF comes out with the successor to Carrier Ethernet 2.0. Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy has the details.
This week's Friday 5 provides some teachable moments. Google Fiber seems to have learned a lesson, and module vendors focused on the data center could learn a lesson from what's going on in China. Class is in session!