16 September 2003 Ultrafast photonic interfaces for storage networking using serial-to-parallel and parallel-to-serial conversion
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Proceedings Volume 5069, Optical Data Storage 2003; (2003) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.532418
Event: Optical Data Storage 2003, 2003, Vancouver, Canada
We propose novel ultrafast photonic interfaces for use in storage networking based on all-optical serial-to-parallel and photonic parallel-to-serial conversion. We confirm their operation with 40-Gbit/s 16-bit optical data using compact modules and a potential bandwidth of over 100 Gbit/s. We realize a photonic random access memory (RAM) by sandwiching a CMOS RAM with these two interfaces and achieve the storage and read-out of 40-Gbit/s 16-bit optical data. We also discuss the advantages of the interfaces and their possible applications to storage networking such as the real-time remote back-up of huge quantities of data, disaster recovery and video communication systems.
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Hiroyuki Suzuki, Hiroyuki Suzuki, Ryo Takahashi, Ryo Takahashi, Tatsushi Nakahara, Tatsushi Nakahara, Hirokazu Takenouchi, Hirokazu Takenouchi, Kiyoto Takahata, Kiyoto Takahata, Takako Yasui, Takako Yasui, Naoto Kondo, Naoto Kondo, Junji Yumoto, Junji Yumoto, } "Ultrafast photonic interfaces for storage networking using serial-to-parallel and parallel-to-serial conversion", Proc. SPIE 5069, Optical Data Storage 2003, (16 September 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.532418; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.532418


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