|Founded||1988[better source needed]|
|Headquarters||Sunnyvale, California |
|Products||Optical communication components |
|Revenue||$1.2B+[better source needed]|
Number of employees
|14,000[better source needed]|
Finisar Corporation is a manufacturer of optical communication components and subsystems. In 2008, Finisar merged with Optium Corporation.
Finisar's products include optical transceivers, optical engines, active optical cables, optical components, optical instrumentation, ROADM & wavelength management, optical amplifiers, and RF-over-Fiber. Their products enable high-speed voice, video and data communications for networking, storage, wireless, and cable TV applications.
Apple Inc. announced a new partnership with Finisar in December 2017. The planned investment of $390 million, will support Finisar's increase production of its R&D spending and high-volume production of vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers that power some of Apple's features. The plant, supporting more than 500 jobs, is located in Sherman, Texas.
- "FNSR Profile - Finisar Corp Profile". MarketWatch. Retrieved 2010-01-15.
- "Apple is investing $390 million into a company that makes chips for the iPhone X and AirPods". Business Insider. Retrieved 2017-12-13.
- "Apple awards Finisar $390 million from its Advanced Manufacturing Fund". Apple Newsroom. Retrieved 2017-12-13.
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