Michael Kwok, product line manager at Yokogawa, demonstrates the capabilities of two products the company unveiled at OFC 2018. The AQ6360 is the company's first production OSA. The AQ2200-232 Optical Power Sensor covers 800 to 1700 nm.
Kyle Hollasch, director of marketing - optical networking at Nokia, discusses the Photonic Service Engine 3 (PSE-3). The use of probabilistic constellation shaping provides a new level of spectral efficiency for coherent transmission across networks.
Siddharth Sheth, senior vice president of networking at Inphi, highlights the introduction of the 400-Gbps Porrima Single-Lambda PAM4 Platform as well as interop demos the company conducted with the Polaris and Vega PAM4 DSP families.