Association for Passive Optical LAN Adds Members
NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2013 — Qypsys, Vision Technologies, Communications Supply Corp. (CSC), The Siemon Company and Fiber Optic Association recently became members of the Association for Passive Optical LAN (APOLAN).
The nonprofit association was formed in 2013 by Corning, IBM, Leidos, TE Connectivity, Tellabs, Zhone and 3M with a mission to advocate for the education and global adoption of passive optical networks in the local area network (LAN) industry. The association is accepting manufacturers, distributors, integrators and consulting companies as members.
“Passive Optical LAN is one of the fastest-growing applications in fiber optics today and our association membership is growing to match,” said Dave Cunningham, president and chairman of APOLAN. “I welcome, and I am impressed, that our new members represent education, logistics and integration core competency that are important to growing this association.”
For more information, or to apply for membership, visit: www.apolanglobal.org