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  1. Furukawa Electric FITEL® S185 Fusion Splicers Target Specialty Optical Fiber Splicing
    2/5/2019

    Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd. is pleased to introduce the FITEL S185 series of Fusion Splicers specifically designed for splicing specialty optical fibers used in optical components, fiber lasers, and optical sensors

  2. Cosemi Achieves Industry-First Status With New USB Hybrid Active Optical Cables
    2/5/2019

    The wait is over: high-speed USB connectivity in a single cable is now possible at long distances. This week at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2019, Cosemi Technologies Inc., a global leader in innovative, high-speed connectivity solutions, has launched a new, redesigned version of its USB plug-and-play hybrid Active Optical Cable (AOC)

  3. Eoptolink Samples Sub-10W 400G DR4/FR4 Transceivers Powered By Broadcom’s 7nm PAM-4 Platform
    2/1/2019

    Eoptolink Technology Inc., Ltd (SZSE: 300502) today announced the immediate availability of the world’s first sub-10W 400G QSFP-DD and OSFP DR4 and FR4 optical transceiver products

  4. MetroNet Fiber Announces Acquisition Of Lansing’s LightSpeed Fiber
    1/31/2019

    MetroNet Fiber Inc., a provider of fiber-optic internet, TV and phone service in more than 50 cities in Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky, recently announced the acquisition of Lansing-based LightSpeed Fiber Communications, a fiber-optic internet company serving Lansing, Grand Rapids, Southfield, Huntington Woods and Ypsilanti

  5. Technica Releases New Family Of Fabry Perot Sensors And Filters
    1/30/2019

    Strain, temperature and pressure monitoring applications in harsh environments to 700 degrees Celsius would benefit greatly by using micro Fabry-Perot optical sensing technology

  6. FirstLight Enhances Product Portfolio With Addition Of 'Managed Edge' Solutions
    1/29/2019

    FirstLight, a leading provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the Northeast, announced today the latest addition to its comprehensive portfolio of fiber-based services: Managed Edge

  7. Applied Optoelectronics Announces Sampling Of 400G Silicon-Photonics Optical Module
    1/22/2019

    Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAOI), a leading provider of fiber-optic access network products for the internet datacenter, cable broadband, telecom, and fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) markets, today announced customer sample availability of 400G optical modules based on silicon-photonics technology

  8. AFL Ventures Beyond Today’s Limits With The ASCEND Platform
    1/21/2019

    AFL, an international manufacturer of fiber optic cable, equipment and accessories, is launching ASCEND, a modular high-density platform that sets the standard in larger and more technical data center environments

  9. Softing Inc. Launches XpertClean Fiber Optic Cleaning Kits
    1/21/2019

    Softing Inc. recently introduces the XpertClean line of fiber optic cleaning kits complete with a cleaning process for fiber cable certifiers, IT managers, and network troubleshooters

  10. Light Source Communications And John Laing Group Team-Up To Develop A Dark Fiber Route In North Carolina And Tennessee
    1/21/2019

    Light Source Communications, a dark fiber provider of communications infrastructure in the U.S., along with John Laing Group plc, the international originator, active investor and manager of infrastructure projects, is pleased to announce they have teamed to progress the evaluation of a new long-haul dark fiber route in North Carolina and Tennessee