A low latency optical top of rack switch for data centre networks with minimized processor energy load

Shiyun Liu, Qixiang Cheng, Adrian Wonfor, Richard Penty, Ian White, Philip M. Watts

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Abstract

We propose a low latency optical data center top of rack switch using recirculation buffering and a hybrid MZ/SOA switch architecture to reduce the network power dissipated on future optically connected server chips by 53%.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2014
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557529930
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2014
EventOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2014 - San Francisco, CA, USA United States
Duration: 9 Mar 201413 Mar 2014

Conference

ConferenceOptical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2014
Country/TerritoryUSA United States
CitySan Francisco, CA
Period9/03/1413/03/14

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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