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400G IEEE 802.3bs Reed-Solomon Forward Error Correction (PB065)

Document ID
PB065
Release Date
2021-08-06
Version
2.0 English

The use of RS-FEC is mandatory for all 400G Ethernet ports that adhere to the IEEE Standard for Ethernet 802.3-2018. The 400G IEEE 802.3bs RS-FEC core can be used to provide forward error correction for any 400G Ethernet PHY, as commonly used in applications such as Ethernet switches, IP routers, data center switches, and communications equipment.