Playing with the OCP Open Optical Monitoring

Mon, Apr 23, 2018 - 653 Words - 4 minutes

I had a first look at the Open Optical Monitoring (OOM) project of the Open Compute Project. OOM is a kernel driver that accesses the I2C management interface of SFP and QSFP modules. It can retrieve inventory data like model, serial number, manufacturor, optical power levels, etc.