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Re: Copper as PHY medium for 10Gbs?


There is currently no objective for a copper medium or PMD for P802.3ae.
This is true for both the LAN and WAN. 

Best Regards,

Zeeshan Syed wrote:
> Hi All,
>    I am new to this list. I have some basic question(s):
>    Q: What's the medium for PHY in LAN env for 10Gbs? Is it
>       just optical or Copper as well?
>    Q: If copper is one of PHY for 10Gbs, is it considered
>       feasible to implement 10Gbs with current technologies
>       over copper (ie copper as a PHY in LAN env)?
> Thanks,
> Zeeshan S. Syed
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