A significant amount of attention was directed toward Vancouver again this week. Meanwhile, one acquisition closed, another was rumored, and optical transceiver vendors couldn't get on the same page in 3Q18. Sponsored by VeEX Inc.
Back from vacation, Lightwave Editorial Director Stephen Hardy catches you up on the top stories of the last fortnight. Another look a silicon photonics, a look ahead to OFC 2019, and Google Fiber quitting the field in Louisville are featured.