Bridging the Last Mile for Optical Switching in Data Centers

Hitesh Ballani, Paolo Costa, Istvan Haller, Krzysztof Jozwik, Kai Shi, Benn Thomsen, Hugh Williams

Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC'18) |

Published by OSA

Optical switches promise to revolutionize data centers by providing high bandwidth and low latency at low cost. This paper discusses some of the remaining challenges that need to be solved to make this technology successfully deployed in production.