Mar 04, 2019 Brissa Ortega

Join GRL at OFC 2019 – The Optical Networking and Communication Conference & Exhibition

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 04, 2019  Granite River Labs (GRL), invites you to visit us at  OFC, the premier Optical Networking and Communication Conference in San Diego, California.  Access to the exhibition is free.

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Date:            March 5-7, 2019
Time:          10:00 – 17:00 Tues and Weds, 10:00 – 16:00 Thursday
Location:   Booth #3239 (iXblue Photonics)
                     San Diego Convention Center
                     111 W. Harbor Drive, San Diego

In cooperation with iXblue Photonics, GRL will showcase their comprehensive methodology for characterizing PAM4-enabled 200 Gigabit Ethernet optical transceivers to support the growing need for reliable, high-speed connectivity in data center applications.  The methodology, developed in collaboration with Anritsu, Tektronix, and iXblue, is documented in the application note, “Constructing a 50G PAM4 Optical Stressed Receiver Eye.”

OFC is the largest global conference and exhibition for optical communications and networking professionals. The program is comprehensive – from research to marketplace, from components to systems and networks and from technical sessions to the exhibition. For over 40 years, OFC has drawn attendees from all corners of the globe to meet and greet, teach and learn, make connections and move the industry forward.

Contact GRL COO Quintin Anderson to schedule an appointment, or just stop by.

About Granite River Labs (GRL)  
The world’s leading Engineering Services and Test Automation Solutions firm for connectivity, GRL helps engineers solve tough design and validation challenges.  GRL began in 2010 with a vision to provide affordable test services to help hardware developers implement digital interface technologies as they become faster, more complex, and more challenging to test. Today, GRL has worked with hundreds of companies from our worldwide test facilities and R&D centers. Learn more at

About iXBlue Photonics
iXBlue Photonics helps photonics engineers all around the world to get the most out of the light by providing high performance, innovative and reliable photonic solutions. We offer specialty fibers, Bragg gratings and optical modulation solutions based on the company integrated modulators for a variety of applications including optical communications, fiber lasers and amplifiers, fiber optics sensors, space and sciences.  Learn more at

Vamshi Kandalla
Executive Vice President and General Manager

Published by Brissa Ortega March 4, 2019