• A Hybrid Conference – In-Person and Virtual Presentations
  • Technical Conference:  05 – 09 March 2023
  • Exhibition: 07 – 09 March 2023
  • San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California, USA

DCS Panel I: More than a Clos: Future Datacenter Network Architectures and the Role of Optics

Tuesday, 07 March, 13:00 – 14:30

Theater II

Organizer: Ryohei Urate, Google, USA


Session Description
Over the past decade plus, the Clos-based architecutre has allowed intra-datacenter networks to scale to multi-Pb/s bi-section bandwidths. In this panel, we will discuss potential new network architectures and the enabling role of optics, both interconnect and switching. 




Rich Baca, Microsoft, USA

Rob Stone, Meta, USA

Chongjin Xie, Alibaba, USA