Optical communication: Can light speak?

The quantities of data produced today continue to increase, and that data must also be processed and stored. The photon, the smallest particle of light, can transmit data, visualize it—and store it. The diverse range of applications are one of the fair's exciting topics.

LASER World of PHOTONICS optical information and communication zoom Optical information and communication

The information society continues to produce increasing volumes of data. The growth rates are breathtaking. It will be 8.6 exabytes in 2015. According to estimates, data volumes are expected to grow to more than 20 exabytes (1 Exabyte equals 1018 bytes) by the year 2020. Photons help us to keep up with this explosion in data. They transmit this data, they visualize it—and they store it, e.g. in the consumer electronics, office automation and printing sectors. They are the foundation for optical information and communication.

LASER World of PHOTONICS: The trade fair for optical information and communication

LASER World of PHOTONICS showcases a diverse range of applications that pertain to the topics of optical information and optical communication. The spectrum ranges from LWL, cables, connectors and distribution units to active and pasive optical components and fiber-optic measuring and testing technology and equipment.

If you deal with optical information and optical communication, LASER World of PHOTONICS, the world's leading trade fair for the laser and photonics industry, is the best place to get all the important information that you need and to make key contacts.

The exhibition sector Optical Information and Communication is located in hall B3 at LASER World of PHOTONICS. Fairgrounds map

Excerpt from the product index:
  • Fibers, cabling, connectors and distribution
  • Active and passive optical components and sub-systems
  • Fiber-optic test and measurement
  • Process and assembly equipment for fiber-optic applications
 
 
 
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Tickets available now

Purchase your Print@home ticket now online—save time and money! LASER World of PHOTONICS opens the doors from June 26–29.

Tickets available now

Purchase your Print@home ticket now online—save time and money! LASER World of PHOTONICS opens the doors from June 26–29.

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Pioneers of the photonics branche—our exhibitors

All exhibitors at a glance! Search here for companies, products or services and plan your visit!

Product presentation for all  exhibition sectors of the LASER World of PHOTONICS

Pioneers of the photonics branche—our exhibitors

All exhibitors at a glance! Search here for companies, products or services and plan your visit!

Pioneers of the photonics branche—our exhibitors

All exhibitors at a glance! Search here for companies, products or services and plan your visit!

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Approved or new, action or information—all news about the tool of light in all its facets at the world's leading trade fair.

Networking at LASER World of PHOTONICS

Impressive supporting program

Approved or new, action or information—all news about the tool of light in all its facets at the world's leading trade fair.

Impressive supporting program

Approved or new, action or information—all news about the tool of light in all its facets at the world's leading trade fair.