Source: Photonics

Broadcom: Broadcom, Tencent Partner on Co-Packaged Optics Network Switch

Broadcom Inc. and Tencent Holdings Ltd. entered into a strategic partnership to accelerate the adoption of high-bandwidth co-packaged optics (CPO) network switches for cloud infrastructure. Broadcom will provide the 25.6-Tbit/s Humboldt CPO switch device that features Broadcom's StrataXGS Tomahawk 4-switch chip directly coupled and co-packaged with four 3.2-Tbit/s silicon photonics chiplets-in-package optical engines. Tencent defined the system architecture and worked with Broadcom to develop hardware and software for field deployment of the CPO switch system. Ruijie Networks Co. Ltd. will verify the design, manufacture and test the full switch system, and then provide the finished product to Tencent. Traditional...

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