A 1021 Channel WDM System
Brandon C. Collings, Matthew L. Mitchell, Luc Bolvin and Wayne H. Knox
Growing demand for bandwidth at distributed locations, such as homes and small businesses,
will require systems capable 01 delivering high bandwidths (>10 Mb/s) at affordable costs.
Here, we describe an optical system capable of delivering independent 74 Mb/s streams to a
very large number 01 users (>1000) using a technique with potentially low per-port costs. more>>
Being Parallel: How Associative Holographic Memories May One Day Deliver Optical Computing
There's more to data storage than storing data: being able to get the right information out when it's needed is crucial. As databases have expanded from thousands of records to millions and from alpha-numeric to multimedia, searching has become a growing problem. Since all the information is stored and accessed serially, finding by their content (rather than their location) can be a long, slow process. more>>