Back from vacation, Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy catches you up on the top stories of the last fortnight. Another look a silicon photonics, a look ahead to OFC 2019, and Google Fiber quitting the field in Louisville are featured.
It's an MSA invasion!!! The week before ECOC also sees a couple of M&A events as well as thoughts on upcoming 400G technology and while optical transceiver vendors are smiling more than systems vendors. Sponsored by Senko Advanced Components.