Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy celebrates his birthday with a look at a likely hot topic at OFC 2016, what's gotten into the IEEE, and all that fallout surrounding ZTE.
AT&T opens up XGS-PON, Sprint and Cox join up for small cells, the OIF dishes up CEI 4.0, and China may not be as much of an up market for mainstream component suppliers. Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy brings you up to speed.
Optical component companies showed their worth this week, both to investors and to acquirers. Meanwhile, the government gets cloudy and the IEEE steps lively, says Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy. Sponsored by Viavi Solutions.
Forward error correction is the addition or interleaving of redundancy into a data stream allowing for correction of errors during reception without retransmission. This chapter describes how forward error correction is used alongside coherent...