Active Optical Cables

Finisar's Active Optical Cables (AOC) accelerate storage, data, and high-performance computing connectivity. Our complete product line includes SFPwire® AOC for 10/25GbE; Quadwire® AOC for 40/100GbE, InfiniBand QDR/FDR/EDR, SAS3 and PCIe3; and C.wire® AOC for 100GbE and beyond. Each cable solution leverages Finsar's fiber optic technology for the transmission of data while reducing the weight, density and power consumption compared to traditional copper solutions.

Key Advantages

  • Lowest weight for high port count architectures
  • Small bend radius for easy installment
  • Low power consumption enabling a greener data center
  • Low cost solution for data centers and high performance computers

Several of Finisar’s Active Optical Cables feature the Connectivity Diagnostics® suite of tools, which helps data center technicians quickly and intuitively find specific modules in a sea of sockets using a visual indicator.