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.
Qualcomm shuns its suitor, FTTH looks good over the next 10 years, and Telefonica has one word for home networks: Plastics. Plus the MEF comes out with the successor to Carrier Ethernet 2.0. Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy has the details.
Some disconcerting news from China, some expected news from 3Q17 sales reports, and the FCC's vote to let Internet Freedom ring is about as much news as the sun coming up. Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy has all the news you need.
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...