Ayar Labs, Inc.

848 Folsom St., Ste 102 Array
San Francisco, CA 94107

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $1.3MM
First Award Date 01/01/16
Most Recent Award Date 04/10/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Sun Chen Sun 4 Message
Wade Mark Wade 1 Message
Wright Alexandra Wright 1 Message

3 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 01b
Budget: 04/10/17 - 04/09/19
PI: Mark Wade

Ayar Labs, Inc. will develop a 1Tbps optical link to enable reliable, energy­efficient, ultra­high bandwidth optical interconnects for next­generation warehouse­scale data centers and supercomputers.

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 01b
Budget: 02/03/16 - 11/21/16
PI: Chen Sun

Performance of high performance computers and data centers is limited by the bandwidth of the network that connects individual servers together. Electrical links, while inexpensive, push against the fundamental signal integrity limits and are limited in line rates. At the same time, optical solutions remain expensive, making them undesirable in ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: PH
Budget: 01/01/16 - 06/30/16
PI: Chen Sun

The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project is to enable ultra high bandwidth energy-efficient optical interconnects in supercomputers and data centers. By resolving network bandwidth bottlenecks, the project enables greater disaggregation and more efficient utilization of compute ser...