Interoperation of Layer-2/3 Modular Switches with 8QAM/16QAM Integrated Coherent Optics over 2000 km Open Line System

  • Mark Filer ,
  • Hacene Chaouch ,
  • Xiaoxia Wu ,
  • Jamie Gaudette ,
  • Jeffrey L. Cox

Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC'17) |

Published by OSA


Arista, Cisco, and Juniper’s layer-2/3 modular switches with integrated coherent optics are interoperated over 2000 km at 150G 8QAM and 1000 km at 200G 16QAM on Microsoft’s open line system.