Optical PHYs

Broadcom offers the most comprehensive portfolio of Optical Ethernet PHYs for transmission of 1Gb/s to 400Gb/s data. PHYs support various IEEE Ethernet standards including LRM, VSR, SR, MR, LR, ZR and KR reaches for 10G, 25G, 40G, 50G, 100G and 400G transmission rates. The portfolio also includes a line of MACSec PHYs supporting 10G to 100G transmission and OTN framers and mappers for 10G/40G/100G transmission. Data converter IP is also available for transmission of 100G/400G using coherent techniques.

This industry-leading, comprehensive PHY portfolio offers the highest integration of features at the lowest power, enabling our customers to deliver cost effective networking equipment in the Datacenter, Service Provider and Enterprise networking markets.

Broadcom has developed the most advanced lowest power data converter technology to enable coherent transmission from 100G to greater than 1TB.