Centera, Credo Partner on Single-Lambda 100G PAM4 Optical Transceivers

Centera Photonics Inc., a silicon photonics optical solution provider for high performance interconnects, and Credo, a global innovation provider of Serializer-Deserializer (SerDes) technology which delivers high performance, low power connectivity solutions for 100G, 400G, and 800G port enabled networks, has announced that they are partnering on a low power, cost and performance optimized 100G-DR/FR QSFP28 optical module, the company said.

Centera and Credo are showcasing the 100G-DR modules at the European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) in Royal Dublin Showground, Dublin, Ireland from September 23 –25, 2019.

Centera Photonics is an optoelectronic design house specialized in silicon photonic device designs, development and integrations. Centera dedicates on developing integrated solutions for Optical Interconnect via semiconductor MEMS technologies. Centera designs, manufactures optical interconnect modules for high performance communication. Applications include data-communication, HPC (high performance computing), storage, consumer electronics and specialty market. The company was established in 2010; main office is located in Hsinchu Science Park, Taiwan, R.O.C. For more company information, visit

CREDO is a provider of high performance, mixed-signal semiconductor solutions for the data center, enterprise networking and high performance computing markets. CREDO´s advanced Serializer-Deserializer (SerDes) technology delivers the bandwidth scalability and end-to-end signal integrity for next generation platforms requiring single-lane 25G, 50G, and 100G connectivity for 100G, 200G, 400G, and 800G port enabled networks. For more information, visit: