1. A driver system comprising:a trigger comprising a photonic transmitter, said photonic transmitter further comprising:
an electro-optical modulator; and
an optical splitter;
a plurality of photonic receivers wherein each output of said optical splitter is received by one of said plurality of photonic receivers; and
a multi-stage switch comprising a plurality of stages, each of said plurality of stages comprising:
a transistor; and
a driver for each transistor;
wherein said plurality of stages are triggered by said trigger.