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TheVogon

Re: SFPs + Fiber = cost more than switch?

"So, that means that the highest possible speed for a single connection is 100Gb?"

No - you missed: "at least 10 km over single-mode fibre (400GBASE-LR8) using eight parallel wavelengths (CWDM) each at 50 Gbit/s"

That's a single fibre connection.

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