High-Speed Datacenter Optical Interconnects
This report analyzes the impact of growing data traffic and changing architecture of data centers on the market forecast for Ethernet and Fibre Channel optical transceivers with a focus on the 40G and 100G modules used in data centers. It leverages extensive historical data on shipments of Ethernet and Fibre Channel interface modules combined with extensive market analyst research to make projections for sales of these products in 2014-2021. The report offers a comprehensive forecast for more than 50 product categories, including 10GbE, 40GbE and 100GbE transceivers, sorted by reach and form factors. It provides a summary of technical challenges faced by 100GbE transceiver suppliers, including a review of the latest products and technologies introduced by leading suppliers.
The report is based on confidential sales information and detailed analysis of publicly available data released by leading component and equipment manufacturers along with considerable input from industry experts.