CWDM4 MSA is a general specification for low-cost 100g optical interface, 2km in data center application.
CWDM4 MSA alliance was jointly launched by Avago, Finisar, JDSU and Oclaro on March 31, 2014. Four 25gbps signals are used and multiplexed to two single-mode optical fibers by CWDM. IEEE 802.3bj kr4 RS FEC technology is adopted.
CWDM MSA said the release of the standard has collected feedback from more than 40 companies, including system OEMs, optical module manufacturers, chip manufacturers, fiber optic cable manufacturers, etc. At present, members of cwdm4 MSA alliance include:
HiLight Semiconductor Ltd