II‐VI has extended its WaveShaper programmable optical processors product line for operation in the optical communications S- and extended L-bands.

CommScope engineers and manufactures a complete line of fibre cable assemblies, which include fibre distribution assemblies, patch cords, pigtails, MPO cable assemblies, drop cable assemblies, reference test assemblies and more.

ProLabs has released its latest portfolio of transceiver solutions that allows data centres to achieve reliable 100Gb/s speeds.

Iskratel has launched an XGS-PON Optical Line Terminal (OLT) blade for its broadband-access product SI3000 Lumia, offering a multitude of access technologies.

Waystream has launched the MS8000 series of access-switches for fibre networks, with up to 10Gb/s port speed.

TENIO closures from CommScope feature modular building blocks and combine proven fiber management hardware with a new sealing system to simplify training and reduce inventory.

Sticklers Fiber Optic Cleaners is offering an alternative to IPA for cleaning fibre optic network connections.

Keely Portway takes a look at the market for test and measurement equipment in the current climate, and some of the latest tools available

AFL’s latest ribbonizing tool, the RT-02, features a glue-less process for ribbonising and splicing 12-fibre ribbons.

Pro Optix has launched two new series of wavelength division multiplexers (WDM) called the Pro Mini high-density series and the Pro Nano ultra-high-density series.

Fujikura Europe has launched a range of 90R mass fusion splicers designed to significantly reduce overall working time for engineers.

Rockley Photonics has developed an in-package-optics platform, which it demonstrated to select customers and development partners at this year’s OFC.