Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Microsoft Releases Microsoft News App For Windows 10, iOS and Android
Galaxy S9 and S9+ Sunrise Gold Available in the U.S.
Samsung, SK Hynix Experience Low Yields in 18nm DRAM Production
EU Parliament Takes First Step to pass Tough EU Copyright Rules
New European Rules Could Make Google, Facebook and Others Responsible For Copyrighted Content On their Services
Verizon, Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile To Stop Sharing Cell Phone Location Data
Hackers Breached Satellite, Defense Companies
Benchmarks With the 32-core AMD Threadripper Appear Online
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > Intel P...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, August 15, 2013
Intel Proposes MXC As New Optical Interconnect


Intel is proposing an optical interconnect for servers called MXC, using silicon photonics and a new fiber technology.

MXC can carry up to 1.6 Terabits per second and is smaller than the connectors used today. The new fiber technology is called Corning ClearCurve LW. It will allow optical signals to go more than 300m meters at 25 Gigabits per sec.

The chip maker says that MXC is a "next-generation optical connector" that could be a big step in standardizing optical technology and ultimately help bring it to servers faster.

The optical interconnect will be presented in an upcoming session at the Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco, slated for Sept. 10 to 12.

Intel has already developed the Thunderbolt optical technology, designed to shuffle data between host PCs and external peripherals at speeds of up to 10G bps. Intel also announced Thunderbolt 2, which will double that transfer rate and is due for release in the coming months.

Intel has also researched silicon photonics and in January said optical modules would be implemented at the motherboard and rack levels for faster data movement among storage, networking and computing resources.

Optical interconnects like MXC could first make it at the rack level and is not considered as an ethernet replacement, at least for now, due to the higher costs.


Previous
Next
New, Ultra-High Resolution Monitors by Acer        All News        Verbatim Launches New Line Duplicator Plus DVDs
New, Ultra-High Resolution Monitors by Acer     PC Parts News      STT's USB 3.0 Express Dram Disk Now Available

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Nvidia Uses AI to Produce High-quality, 240fps Slow-motion Video From 30fps Source
IBM's AI Machine Learns to Debate Humans
Google Uses Deep Learning to Predict When a Patient Will Die
Intel to Showcase AI and HPC Demos at ISC
Deep Mind's Neural Scene Rendering System Predicts 3D Surroundings Using Its Own Sensors
New IPhones to Have Intel's 5G Modems Inside
Samsung Launches Fund to Invest in AI Startups
'Lazy State' CPU Security Hole Unveiled by Intel
Computex: Intel Introduces First 5.0 GHz Processor, 28-core CPU, 5G PCs, Fastest Ever Intel Optane SSD for Mobile
Hot Chips Symposium: Nvidia's Next Generation GPU, Intel Xeon Cascade Lake Processors and More
Intel Introduces the Optane DC Persistent Memory for Data Centers
Intel Nervana NNP-L1000 Neural Network Processor Coming in 2019

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .