Intel® Silicon Photonics Optical Transceivers

Eliminate the networking bottlenecks that result in stranded compute capacity and gain much faster data transfer over longer distances compared to traditional electronics. Gain high-bandwidth, software-configurable access to compute and storage.

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Learn more about what Silicon Photonics means and how the technology will deliver innovation in the data center and beyond.

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