March 26-28, 2024

San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, CA
Booth #1323


 OIF to Showcase Interoperability at OFC 2024 with Nearly 50 Member Companies Collaborating to Address Unprecedented Demand for Next-Generation Network Solutions

OIF’s interoperability demonstration at OFC 2024 will feature 47 member companies showcasing breakthrough solutions in speed, power and density to meet the growing demands of next-generation data center networking, AI/ML and disaggregation applications. See the solutions in 800ZR, 400ZR and OpenZR+ optics, Energy Efficient Interfaces (EEI) & Co-Packaging, Common Electrical I/O (CEI) channels and Common Management Interface Specification (CMIS) implementations that are playing a pivotal role in shaping the industry for the next decade. Experience these live and interactive demonstrations at booth #1323.


Show Floor Programs

OIF Panel: “Coherent Optics Unleashed: From 400ZR Success to 800ZR/LR Advancements and 1600ZR Kick-off – An OIF Update
Wednesday, March 27, 2024 – 4pm-5pm PT – Theater 1
Moderator: Karl Gass, OIF PLL WG Optical Vice Chair
Panelists: Sebastien Gareau, Ciena; Jeff Rahn, Meta; Gert Sarlet, Coherent; Tom Williams, Cisco

OIF Panel: “Energy Efficient Interfaces – Reining in Power Consumption Trends for Next-Generation Optical Networking
Thursday, March 28, 2024 – 1:45pm–2:45pm PT – Theater 1
Moderator: Jeff Hutchins, OIF PLL WG EEI Vice Chair and Board Member, Ranovus
Panelists: Craig Thompson, NVIDIA; Yi Tang, OIF PLL WG Electrical Vice Chair, Cisco; Nathan Tracy, OIF President, TE Connectivity


Other OIF Involvement

OFC Media/Analyst Panel: “Power Play: Reducing Energy Consumption in Data Center Networks for AI Clusters”
Tuesday, March 26, 2024 – 12:30pm-1:30pm PT
Moderator: Lisa Huff, OMDIA
Panelist: Jeff Hutchins, OIF PLL WG EEI Vice Chair and Board Member, Ranovus


Press Release

OIF to Showcase Interoperability at OFC 2024 with Nearly 50 Member Companies Collaborating to Address Unprecedented Demand for Next-Generation Network Solutions (February 7, 2024)