s primarily in the United States. The company also maintains a sales support staff in Taiwan to service customers based in the Asia Pacific region. Intellectual Property As of December 31, 2014, the company had 69 United States patents issued or assigned to the company and had 18 United States patent applications pending. The company’s 69 U.S. patents expire between March 2015 and December 2031. It also has 13 foreign patents issued and 1 foreign patent application pending. The company’s foreign patents issued would expire between August 2015 and April 2030. Research and Development The company’s research and development expenses were $4.3 million for the year ended December 31, 2014. Competition The company’s principal competitors in the components market include JDS Uniphase Corp.; Oclaro Inc.; Oplink Communications, Inc., which was acquired by Koch Industries; Senko Advanced Components; and TE Connectivity. History Alliance Fiber Optic Products, Inc. was founded in 1995. The company was incorporated in California in 1995. The company was reincorporated in Delaware in 2000.
alliance fiber optic product
(AFOP:Consolidated Issue listed on NASDAQ Global Market)
275 Gibraltar Drive
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
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