Oplink to Showcase Multicast Switch at OFC/NFOEC 2013

Oplink to Showcase Multicast Switch at OFC/NFOEC 2013

Oplink's Multicast Switch Enables Multi-Degree CDC ROADM Applications

FREMONT, Calif., March 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oplink Communications,
Inc. (Nasdaq:OPLK), a leading provider of photonic telecommunications
components, intelligent modules and subsystem solutions, today announced that
it will be demonstrating its multicast switch at OFC/NFOEC 2013. This
demonstration highlights Oplink's commitment to continually innovate flexible
and cost effective solutions for the next-generation optical networks.

A live demo of the twin NxM multicast switch will showcase contention-less
Add/Drop capability.Together with Oplink's advanced solution suite that
includes the multi-port flex-grid OCM, amplifier/amplifier array,
wavelength-selective switch, and design and integrated solution services at
the circuit pack level, the twin multicast switch addresses the growing
multi-degree CDC ROADM applications. It offers several configurations of 4x16,
8x16 and 12x16 with superior performances on loss, crosstalk and power
consumption. The flexible architecture is good for customized configurations;
its thin, compact package further enables the 1-slot circuit pack design for
space challenging high density systems.

In addition, Oplink will have on display highlighted products from its broad
portfolio of optical products, including its latest WSS, amplifiers, passive
devices and transceivers. Visit Oplink at OFC/NFOEC 2013, March 19-21, at the
Anaheim Convention Center, Booth #2901.

About Oplink

Incorporated in 1995, Oplink is a leading provider of design, integration and
optical manufacturing solutions (OMS) for optical networking components,
modules and subsystems. Oplink offers advanced and cost-effective
optical-electrical components and subsystem manufacturing through its
facilities in Zhuhai and Shanghai, China. In addition, Oplink maintains
optical-centric front-end design, application, and customer service functions
at its offices in Fremont, California and has research facilities in Zhuhai
and Wuhan, China and Hsinchu Science-Based Industrial Park in Taiwan. Oplink's
customers include telecommunications, data communications and cable TV
equipment manufacturers around the globe. Oplink is committed to providing
fully customized, photonic foundry services incorporating its subsystems
manufacturing capabilities. To learn more about Oplink, visit its web site at:
http://www.oplink.com/.

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