Enabling the next phase of Moore’s Law through optical connectivity
Ayar Labs solves the I/O bandwidth and power bottlenecks by moving data using light.
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100°Celsius SuperNova™ at ECOC 2021
Demo of the SuperNova™ Light Source Operating from 15-100°C
Ayar Labs Named a 2021 Gartner ‘Cool Vendor’ in Silicon Photonics
Advanced Memory Architectures to Overcome Bandwidth Bottlenecks for the Exascale Era of Computing
This webinar brings together leading industry experts to discuss what’s needed to unlock future system performance and overcome the bandwidth bottlenecks that limit inter-processor and memory performance.
Register now to learn what the future has in store for advanced memory architectures, including the challenges and opportunities presented and exciting new solutions using silicon photonics.
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9 – 10 a.m. PT
Industry’s First Terabit Optical Link
An Error-free 1 Tbps WDM Optical I/O Chiplet and Multi-wavelength Multi-port Laser
In this paper we demonstrate a 128 Gbps/port (8-λ×16 Gbps/λ) natively error-free transmission across eight optical ports using a 8-port, 8-λ/port WDM remote laser source and a pair of monolithically integrated CMOS optical I/O chiplets with 4.96-5.56 pJ/bit optical Tx+Rx chiplet energy efficiency.
Revolutionizing Chip-to-Chip Communication Across Industry Verticals
Ayar Labs is disrupting the traditional performance, cost, and efficiency curves of the semiconductor and computing industries by delivering up to a 1000x improvement in interconnect bandwidth density at one-tenth the power. We use standard CMOS processing to develop high-speed, high-density, low-power optical interconnect “chiplets” and lasers to replace traditional electrical I/O.
→ Disaggregated Architectures
→ Glue-less interconnects
→ Memory semantic fabrics
→ Chip-Chip low latency
→ HBM Capacity
→ Disaggregated base stations
→ RF-Optical I/O
→ Digital Beam Forming
→ RF Sensing
→ Phased Array Radar
→ AI at the edge
Optical I/O for Aerospace & Defense
Solution Brief: Unleashing Opportunities in the Aerospace Industry with Optical I/O
The promise of in-package optical I/O for aerospace addresses the demands of maintaining technological leadership in the changing global environment. In this solution brief, we discuss the capabilities of optical I/O for aerospace and its role in the development of new sensing and computer architectures that disaggregate the functional units within a system.
Learn how optical signaling interfaces can contribute to resolving bandwidth, latency, and power challenges across a range of applications.
Six Reasons the Aerospace Sector Needs Optical I/O Solutions
Companies developing the next generation of aerospace and defense solutions are pursuing a myriad of innovative ideas and technologies. From improving surface-to-air and vehicle-to-vehicle communication to enabling autonomous vehicle and unmanned aircraft operations…
Request your Optical I/O Starter Kit Today
Become a part of the I/O revolution and begin evaluating optical I/O for your next generation SoC architectures now with the Ayar Labs Optical I/O Starter Kit. The kit includes everything you need and can be customized to meet your product requirements.
Named a Cool Vendor in Silicon Photonics by Gartner SANTA CLARA, CA and LONDON, UK, June 29, 2021 – In order to address the UK and European market demand for in-package Optical I/O, Ayar Labs has established an international subsidiary with Ayar Labs UK Ltd. Optical...
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Sivers Semiconductors AB today announced that its subsidiary, Sivers Photonics, will develop CW-WDM MSA compliant laser arrays that support Ayar Labs' optical I/O solution. Ayar Labs is the leader in integrated optical I/O and is pushing the boundaries for AI, cloud,...
Ayar Labs demonstrates the industry’s first continuous wave, CW-WDM MSA compliant, 8 wavelength, 8 port optical source operating from 15 to 100°C on a 400 GHz wavelength grid. Learn more about the SuperNova light source for optical I/O, AI, optical computing and...
An explosion in demand for more compute capacity for high-performance computing (HPC) and artificial intelligence (AI) workloads is about to usher in a new era of disaggregated system architectures - with an emphasis on increased flexibility, efficiency, speed, and...
Disaggregated architectures decoupling memory from processors and accelerators allow for more flexible and cost-effective node designs that can meet the demands of next-generation HPC and AI workloads. For disaggregation to be possible, an I/O interconnect technology...
Ayar Labs demonstrates the industry’s first Terabit per second Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) optical link with its TeraPHY™ optical I/O chiplet and SuperNova™ multi-wavelength optical source for a chip-to-chip connection. The demonstration shows a fully...