Posts tagged as Photonics

Photonics for a brighter future?

  Photonics has been defined as “the science of harnessing light” and includes “the generation, detection, guidance, manipulation and amplification of light, and its utilisation for the benefit of mankind” [adapted quote from Pierre Aigrain]. Photonics applications are pervasive in all branches of modern science and engineering: from laser eye surgery, to laser gyroscope based […]

Super-broadband speeds – it’s all in the chip!

  The first deployment of the Infinera DTN-X platform across South Africa will deliver businesses with the simplicity, scalability, and efficiency expected from a fibre network – and it is all in the chip! Internet Solutions (IS), the first in South Africa to deploy the new technology, is now able to react to changing business […]