Xilinx to Present and Demonstrate Jitter Compliant Optical Transport Network Technology at Optical Fiber Communications Conference 2011

Mar 03, 2011, 07:00 ET from Xilinx, Inc.

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Xilinx, Inc. (Nasdaq: XLNX) today announced its participation at Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exposition 2011 in Los Angeles, from March 8-10, 2011, Los Angeles Convention Center, Booth #2335. During the conference, Xilinx experts will share how Xilinx FPGA partial reconfiguration can yield resource and power savings in optical network elements. Attendees will also be able to see demonstrations of Xilinx's new Optical Transport Network (OTN) capabilities in 120G and 28 Gbps serial transceiver designs, featuring the company's latest Virtex®-7 HT FPGAs.

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What:   Xilinx at Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exposition (OFC) 2011

Where:  Los Angeles Convention Center, Booth #2335

When:  Conference - March 8-10

Exhibits:  10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (March 8-9); 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (March 10)

Paper Session

Wednesday, March 9

1:45 p.m., NWC3, Room 515A  

Live In-Service Modification of Optical Network Elements Implemented with Xilinx FPGAs

Xilinx Research Labs Engineer, Gordon Brebner, will present a paper on the topic of how Xilinx FPGA partial reconfiguration can yield resource and power savings in optical network elements through selective hardware modification during live operation, illustrated by two examples: data framing and EFEC calculation.

Exhibition Demos

Tuesday-Thursday, March 8-10

Xilinx to Demonstrate Next-Generation 100G, 120G and 400G Applications at Booth #2335

Xilinx will be demonstrating its new OTN capabilities to address 100G and 120G ODU switching applications with its latest IP solution. The company will also be demonstrating its 28 Gbps serial transceiver technology for next-generation 400G line card applications, utilizing its latest Virtex-7 HT devices.

About Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exposition

OFC/NFOEC is the largest global conference and exposition for optical communications and networking professionals. For over 36 years people have been coming from all corners of the globe to meet and greet, teach and learn, make connections and move business forward for this one week each year. Last year's conference hosted more than 700 technical presentations from leading researchers, attracted over 9,700 attendees and showcased 500 exhibits.

OFC/NFOEC attracts the biggest names in the field, offers key networking and partnering opportunities, and provides insights and inspiration on the major trends affecting the industry. From technical presentations to the latest market trends and predictions, OFC/NFOEC is a one-stop-shop for those looking to get the latest products and information and on FTTx, networks, test and measurement, optical grids, optical packets, ROADMs, coherent systems, WDM-PON and much more.

About Xilinx

Xilinx is the worldwide leader in complete programmable logic solutions. For more information, visit http://www.xilinx.com/.


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Bruce Fienberg

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