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High-Speed Datacenter Optical Interconnects:

September 2016- $5,000




This report analyzes the impact of growing data traffic and changing architecture of data centers on the market forecast for Ethernet and Fibre Channel optical transceivers with additional focus on the high-speed modules used in data centers.  It leverages extensive historical data on shipments of Ethernet and Fibre Channel interface modules combined with extensive market analyst research to make projections for sales of these products in 2016-2021. The report offers a comprehensive forecast for more than 50 product categories, including 10GbE, 25GbE, 40GbE, 50GbE, 100GbE, 200GbE and 400GbE transceivers, sorted by reach and form factors. It provides a summary of technical challenges faced by high-speed transceiver suppliers, including a review of the latest products and technologies introduced by leading suppliers.

The report is based on confidential sales information and detailed analysis of publicly available data released by leading component and equipment manufacturers along with considerable input from industry experts.

Table of Contents

Executive Summary
Section 1: Data Center Driving Forces
Section 2: Data Center Interconnects in Transition
Section 3: 40G & 100G Product Issues
Section 4: Forecast
Appendix 1: High- Speed Optical and Copper Interconnect Technologies in the Data Center
Appendix 2: 40G & 100G Optical Link Companies

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