Samtec Flyover QSFP In Xilinx VCU118 OFC 2017

At this year's OFC trade show, Kevin Burt briefly describes Samtec's newest FireFly™ application through QSFP used in Xilinx VCU118 FPGA. In addition to ensuring high data rates, FireFly™ effectively "flies over" lossy PCB traces eliminating room for further error. For more information on FireFly™, please visit: https://www.samtec.com/optics/optical-cable/mid-board/firefly For more information on our OFC 2017 updates and announcements, please visit: https://blog.samtec.com/post/ofc-2017-new-products-announcements-demos/ Site: http://www.samtec.com Blog: https://blog.samtec.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/samtecinc/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/samtecinc LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/samtec-inc

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