Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

Fiberspace, Essex and Opticalis to Co-Market WDM
Jul 2002
COLUMBIA, Md., July 24 -- Essex Corp., Fiberspace Inc. and Opticalis Inc. announced they have agreed to co-market their technologies: patent-pending hyperfine WDM from Essex, patented Gridlocker from Fiberspace and patent-pending Super Wavelength Creator from Opticalis. An Essex and Fiberspace co-marketing agreement was announced earlier this year.

UWDM is an optical network that promises to enable more revenue-generating wavelengths per fiber without significant new capital expenditures. Hyperfine WDM technology is the enabling optical filter that transmits and receives closely spaced wavelengths. Gridlocker is a tunable DFB laser that generates ultrastable wavelengths required for narrow channel spacings. Instead of using one laser per wavelength, Super Wavelength Creator generates multiple narrow-spaced wavelengths from a single laser.

"Widespread adoption of 25 GHz or less channel spacing using these technologies will lead to better network utilization and generate more revenue for carriers without expensive upgrades, an attractive business model for today’s telecom market," said Leonardo Berezovsky, chairman and CEO of Fiberspace.

The companies will synchronize their marketing efforts and collaborate on presentations, integrated demonstrations and technical papers. They will demonstrate the three technologies working together as an ultradense WDM system at the National Fiber Optics Engineers Conference in Dallas in September.

Communicationsfiber opticsNews & Features

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2019 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA,

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.