Source Photonics launches optical transceiver

Broadband access optical components provider Source Photonics has launched its XGS-PON N2 OLT optical module, the company said.

The XGS-PON N2 OLT offers universal upgrade path from existing GPON networks to next generation high speed XGS-PON networks promising business and residential multi-gigabit services.

The Source Photonics solution meets the N2 class maximum optical link budget in the XGS-PON standard G.9807.1, providing 9.953Gbps downstream and 9.953Gbps upstream data rate and supports a 1:64 split ratio on 20km links. The high-bandwidth symmetric services enabled by GPON to XGS-PON network migration promises to accelerate adoption of data intensive applications such as live gaming, virtual reality, and e-sports.

Source Photonics provides optical communications technology that enables communications and connectivity in datacenters, metro, and access networks. We invent next-generation solutions to provide customers with enabling technologies to support the rapidly increasing demands of cloud infrastructure, wireless communications, routing, and fiber-to-the-premises worldwide. It is headquartered in West Hills, California, with manufacturing facilities, R&D, and sales offices worldwide.