Business Wire

  1. ADC Is Party-Neutral Supplier Of Fiber Connectivity Solutions At Democratic And Republican National Convention Sites
    8/26/2008
    ADC is providing its full suite of fiber and fiber termination products – including patch cords, panels and splice trays – to assist Qwest in carrying traffic on more than 2,600 temporary data lines and 3,400 voice circuits at the Pepsi Center, the main DNC venue, and nearby Invesco Field at Mile High, the site of Barack Obama’s DNC speech
  2. SPI Lasers Announces Extended Operating Temperature Range 20W Pulsed Fiber Laser
    8/22/2008
    SPI Lasers, a leading designer and manufacturer of fiber lasers, today announced an extended temperature range 20W Fiber targeting hot environments
  3. Ekinops Raises The Performance Bar For Optical Transport
    8/21/2008
    Ekinops, a leading provider of next generation optical transport, CWDM, DWDM, and aggregation solutions for service providers and enterprise networks, announced that it is delivering these capabilities on the T-Chip, Ekinops’ transport on a chip technology that is the foundation of the Ekinops 360 transport platform
  4. MRV Launches Optical Media Converter For Carrier Ethernet Service Demarcation Applications
    8/19/2008
    MRV COMMUNICATIONS, today announced a new Fiber Driver® EM316EUSM media converter module that delivers managed, optical Ethernet demarcation for bookend pair applications between the central office and a customer’s network
  5. SensorTran And Micron Optics To Offer Integrated Fiber Optic Sensing System
    8/18/2008
    SensorTran today announced a cooperative agreement with Micron Optics, Inc. to offer the world’s first integrated, hybrid fiber optic sensing solution. The new system offers both Distributed Temperature Sensing (DTS) capabilities and Fiber-Bragg Grating (FBG) point sensing capabilities, which measure pressure, strain and vibration
  6. OIF 100G Project To Focus On Integrated Photonic Components
    8/14/2008
    The Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF) outlined details for its 100G long distance DWDM transmission project at the Q3 meeting in Montreal. During the joint session, carriers, along with system and component vendors, identified Dual-Polarization - Quadrature Phase Shift Keying (DP-QPSK) as a modulation technique for integrated photonic components
  7. StockerYale, Inc. Receives Follow-On Development Order From Leading Defense Contractor For Thulium-Doped Fiber Laser
    8/14/2008
    StockerYale, Inc. (“the Company”), a leading designer and manufacturer of structured light lasers, LED modules and specialty optical fibers for industrial OEMs, medical and defense markets, today announced it had received a follow-on development order from one the world’s largest defense contractors for the Company’s pulsed Thulium Doped Fiber Laser (TDFL). Financial details of the follow-on order were not disclosed
  8. MRV Announces All Optical 100 Gbps Cross Connect For Test Lab Automation
    8/13/2008
    MRV COMMUNICATIONS, INC., a leading provider of products and services for out-of-band networking, optical transport, metro Ethernet, and fiber optic components today announced the Optical Cross Connect 320 (OCC 320), a new high data-rate, all optical physical layer switch as the latest member of its family of test automation products (TAP) for automating network equipment test environments
  9. Alloptic Receives Japanese Patent For Point-To-Multipoint Passive Optical Network That Utilizes Variable-Length Packets
    8/12/2008
    Alloptic, a global leader in the development of RF over glass (RFoG) and passive optical networking (PON) solutions for CATV, telecom, and private network operators worldwide, today announced that it has been granted a patent by the Japan Patent Office for “Point-To-Multipoint Passive Optical Network That Utilizes Variable-Length Packets” (No. 2002-546329284479)
  10. Acacia Subsidiary Acquires Rights To Patents For Optical Switching Technology
    8/6/2008
    Acacia Research Corporation announced today that its subsidiary, Acacia Patent Acquisition LLC, has acquired rights to patents relating to optical switching technology