Finisar Wins Lightwave Award for 10G Tunable BiDi SFP+ Transceiver with T2DOC™ Technology at OFC 2018

LWIR18_Winner

Finisar was recognized as the winner in the Optical Transceivers and Transponders category of the 2018 Lightwave Innovation Reviews program. The award was announced during a reception at the Optical Fiber Conference (OFC) in San Diego, California last week.

Finisar was awarded with the Finalist title in three categories, and won for 10G Tunable BiDi SFP+ Transceiver with T2DOC™ Technology. The Innovation Reviews are judged based on several criteria including originality, positive impact on the customer, and cost-effectiveness. Finisar was also named a finalist for its Flextune™ Feature of Wavelength-Tunable Optical Transceivers product in the Optical Components category and the 100G QSFP28 eSWDM4 Extended Reach Transceiver product in the Optical Transceivers and Transponders category.

The Lightwave Innovation Reviews Program is presented annually by Lightwave to recognize leading products and solutions available within the optical networking industry. The finalists and winners are determined by a panel of third-party judges from a wide variety of service providers, technology developers, industry analysts, and journalists.

Congratulations Dr. Poole

Finisar would like to congratulate Dr. Simon Poole for being awarded the title of Officer in the General Division of the Order of Australia. Dr. Poole was honored for his distinguished service to science in the field of photonics research and development, as an academic, and to the telecommunications industry.

The Order of Australia was established in February 1975 to recognize Australian citizens for achievement or meritorious service.

Finisar and LightSmyth at SPIE Photonics West 2018

Next week is the annual SPIE Photonics West exhibition at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Photonics West is the world’s leading photonics, laser, and biomedical optics conference and exhibition. This world-class industry event provides 5,200 presentations to scientists, engineers and executives alike.

Finisar will be exhibiting January 30 – February 1 and we are excited to showcase technology used in popular smartphone devices. Learn more about the exciting field of VCSEL technology here and visit our booth 4053 at the show.

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