Photline Technologies/Laser Components




The NEW DPSK reference transmitter from Photline Technologies  is now available from Laser Components.The latest addition, the ModBox-1550nm-DPSK, makes Photline Technologies ModBoxes the most comprehensive range of high data-rate reference optical transmitters for test in laboratory and production.


Six months after it became mandatory for copper and fibre cables supplied to EU/EEA member states to comply with the Construction Product Regulation and carry CE marking, Keely Portway asks what, if any, effect this has had on cable suppliers


To continue growing data traffic, optical scientists are tackling tough questions about nonlinear effects in optical fibre, discovers Andy Extance 


January of this year saw Jerry Rawls step down as chief executive of Finisar, a company he had grown from obscurity to worldwide success. He talks to Rebecca Pool about building his empire, the firm’s new CEO and a future that could include Oclaro*