Sumitomo Electric to Showcase Devices for Coherent Communications at OFC 2013

Sumitomo Electric to Showcase Devices for Coherent Communications at OFC 2013

PR Newswire

ANAHEIM, Calif., March 19, 2013

ANAHEIM, Calif., March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Sumitomo Electric Industries,
Ltd., a leading global provider in advanced optical solutions, is showcasing
its devices for coherent communications at OFC/NFOEC which is taking place
17-21 March 2013, at the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA, USA. With the
arrival of 100 Gb/s transmission, coherent technologies enables commercially
viable 100G by providing communication service providers with a cost-effective
solution for overcoming fiber impairments that occur at high line speeds.

The tunable laser leverages Sumitomo Electric's innovation in optical devices
and modules offering unsurpassed low power consumption and high performance.
Sumitomo Electric's tunable laser for coherent transmission features high
output power of 15.5dBm, wide tuning range of 191.35~196.10 THz and narrow
line width of 300kHz. Sumitomo Electric will also feature its micro-iTLA,
small size coherent receiver and small size InP modulator for 100G coherent

Sumitomo Electric engineers are making presentations addressing new
developments at OFC2013. On Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 9:00-9:15 am(OW1G.2),
Naoya Kono, "Compact and Low Power DP-QPSK Modulator Module with InP-Based
Modulator and Driver ICs" in the session "Modulators for Advanced Modulation
Formats" and 2:15-2:30 pm(OW3J.5), Hideki Yagi, "High-Efficient InP-Based
Balanced Photodiodes Integrated with 90 degreeHybrid MMI for Compact 100 Gb/s
Coherent Receiver" in the session "Integrated Devices".

Visit us at OFC/NFOEC Booth 2318

About Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. produces a wide range of products from
optical fibers, cables and components to electronic devices and automotive
parts. Through effective research and diversification, Sumitomo Electric has
become one of the world's leading companies in the field of information and
communications technology. The Company operates in more than 30 countries,
employing 190,000 people. Sumitomo Electric reported group net sales of $25
billion for the fiscal year ended March 2012.

Contact for SEI:
Effie Favreau

SOURCE Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.

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