Building Networks with Pluggable Optics

Pluggable coherent optics are transforming network architectures. Learn how to leverage this technology to fit your requirements.

  • Gain insight into the evolution and adoption of pluggable coherent and transponder technology.
  • Hear how operators are overlaying pluggable optics with traditional transponder architectures.
  • Understand the benefits of combining IPoDWDM, pluggable compact modular, and high-performance embedded hardware architectures.
  • See how pluggable coherent technology will adapt and improve in the coming years.


  • Guillaume Crenn – Product Line and Marketing Director – Ekinops
  • Glen Grochowski – Director, Infrastructure Architecture – Windstream
  • Marc Stiller – VP of Transmission Product Line Management – Lumentum
  • Kyle Hollasch – Lead Analyst Transport Hardware – Cignal AI