Photonics

Laser Photonics Secures Order From L3Harris Technologies for LaserTower Marking & Engraving System

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Laser Photonics Corporation (LPC) (NASDAQ: LASE ), a leading global developer of industrial laser systems for laser cleaning and other material processing applications, announced that it received an order for its LaserTower COMPACT marking and engraving system from L3Harris Technologies, Inc.

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  • Laser Photonics Corporation (LPC) (NASDAQ: LASE ), a leading global developer of industrial laser systems for laser cleaning and other material processing applications, announced that it received an order for its LaserTower COMPACT marking and engraving system from L3Harris Technologies, Inc.
    “Laser Photonics is proud to supply laser marking equipment to L3Harris, one of the largest long-time defense contractors in the United States,” said Wayne Tupuola, CEO of Laser Photonics.
  • The LaserTower COMPACT is an industrial-grade laser marking, engraving and etching system that can operate as a stand-alone unit or get integrated into an I/O production line.
  • It’s the ideal solution for precise, legible, permanent direct part marking, including UDI/UID barcodes, logos and other service marks for a wide range of materials.
  • For more information about the LaserTower line of laser marking and engraving systems, please visit https://www.laserphotonics.com or contact our sales department at [email protected] .

IOWN Global Forum Announces First Public Event on Transformative Power of Photonics

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Wednesday, April 3, 2024

In Vancouver this month, the Innovative Optical and Wireless Network Global Forum (IOWN Global Forum) will host its first ever public event to envision a future enabled by photonics-driven technology.

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  • In Vancouver this month, the Innovative Optical and Wireless Network Global Forum (IOWN Global Forum) will host its first ever public event to envision a future enabled by photonics-driven technology.
  • The hybrid half-day conference on Thursday, April 25, entitled FUTURES - Powering Tomorrow with Photonics , will provide exclusive insights into the mission and work of IOWN Global Forum to deliver a more secure and sustainable world, powered by light.
  • IOWN Global Forum is leading the development of the pioneering technology that augments and replaces electronics with photonics to transfer and process vast quantities of data at speeds previously considered impossible.
  • Dr. Katsuhiko Kawazoe, President and Chairperson of IOWN Global Forum, commented: “IOWN Global Forum is developing the future communication infrastructure to meet technological challenges and social needs, and the best way to shape the future is to get involved today.

Celestial AI Closes $175 Million Series C Funding Round Led by U.S. Innovative Technology Fund

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Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Celestial AI™ , creator of the Photonic Fabric™ optical interconnect technology platform, today announced it raised $175 million in its Series C funding round led by Thomas Tull’s U.S.

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  • Celestial AI™ , creator of the Photonic Fabric™ optical interconnect technology platform, today announced it raised $175 million in its Series C funding round led by Thomas Tull’s U.S.
  • “This highly oversubscribed financing round is another testament to Celestial AI’s position to disrupt the market, and reflects the magnitude of business opportunity before us,” said Dave Lazovsky, Celestial AI founder and CEO.
  • Celestial AI’s Photonic Fabric optical interconnect technology addresses these critical challenges by revolutionizing memory and compute fabrics.
  • This latest round of funding will enable Celestial AI to execute multiple large-scale customer collaborations focused on commercializing its breakthrough Photonic Fabric technology platform.

Celestial AI Announces Photonic Fabric™ Adoption by Lead Hyperscaler Customers

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Monday, March 25, 2024

Celestial AI™ , a leading innovator in AI technology, is pleased to present the Photonic Fabric ™, a pioneering optical compute and memory fabric solution for supercharging AI infrastructure at OFC 2024 .

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  • Celestial AI™ , a leading innovator in AI technology, is pleased to present the Photonic Fabric ™, a pioneering optical compute and memory fabric solution for supercharging AI infrastructure at OFC 2024 .
  • Celestial AI has been collaborating with some of the largest hyperscalers to develop a deep understanding of compute, memory and network system infrastructure chokepoints.
  • After successful validation of the Photonic Fabric silicon that implements a complete link (electrical–optical–electrical) during the summer of 2023, hyperscaler customers and semiconductor customers are now designing in the Photonic Fabric optical chiplets as an initial phase of technology adoption.
  • We’re excited to be working with the giants of our industry to propel commercialization of the Photonic Fabric.”
    To accelerate customer adoption of the memory and compute fabric, Celestial AI is cultivating a Photonic Fabric ecosystem.

Lumentum Thought Leaders to Present on Leading Edge Innovations and the Role of Photonics in AI Data Centers at OFC 2024

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Friday, March 22, 2024

Alan Lowe, CEO and President of Lumentum, will take part in the Optica Executive Forum’s CEO Panel at OFC, discussing the evolution and future of the industry.

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  • Alan Lowe, CEO and President of Lumentum, will take part in the Optica Executive Forum’s CEO Panel at OFC, discussing the evolution and future of the industry.
  • This panel will provide a platform for industry leaders to discuss current challenges, opportunities, and the future of the optical communication industry.
  • This session is scheduled for Wednesday, March 27, 2024, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm PDT in Room 15 at OFC.
  • For additional information about Lumentum’s presence at OFC 2024, please visit the official event page at https://www.lumentum.com/en/ofc-2024 or contact the customer service team at [email protected] .

Celestial AI to Showcase Photonic Fabric™ Optical Interconnect Platform for AI Computing and Memory Infrastructure at OFC 2024

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Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Celestial AI ™, the Photonic Fabric™ company for AI infrastructure, today announced the details of its participation, presentations and panel sessions during the 2024 Optical Fiber Communication (OFC) Conference March 25-28, 2024, at the San Diego Convention Center.

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  • Celestial AI ™, the Photonic Fabric™ company for AI infrastructure, today announced the details of its participation, presentations and panel sessions during the 2024 Optical Fiber Communication (OFC) Conference March 25-28, 2024, at the San Diego Convention Center.
  • During the conference, Celestial AI will showcase its Photonic Fabric™ which provides breakthrough optical interconnect for memory and compute to meet the increasingly challenging requirements of AI workloads.
  • Celestial AI’s Memory Fabric is the only solution available today that shatters the “Memory Wall,” offering tens of terabytes of optically scalable memory capacity, supporting current HBM3e and future HBM4 bandwidth and latency requirements.
  • Celestial AI will be at Booth 5739 , March 25-28, 2024, at the San Diego Convention Center.

Keysight Showcases Solutions Accelerating AI Adoption for Data Center and Cloud Service Providers at OFC 2024

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Monday, March 11, 2024

Linear drive optics: Linear drive optical transceivers exhibit lower latency, power consumption, and cost than traditional re-timed transceivers making then an ideal solution for AI applications.

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  • Linear drive optics: Linear drive optical transceivers exhibit lower latency, power consumption, and cost than traditional re-timed transceivers making then an ideal solution for AI applications.
  • This demo showcases Keysight’s validation solutions for the CEI-112G-Linear-PAM4 standard on linear pluggable optics, including new measurements such as EECQ (Electrical Eye Closure Quaternary) and new reference receiver equalization techniques.
  • 800ZR transceiver test: New interoperability solutions in 800ZR, 400ZR, and OpenZR+ optics are needed to address the unprecedented demand for next-generation network solutions that will support future AI needs.
  • Photonic IC testing: Collaborating with FormFactor, Keysight presents a complete measurement automation and probing solution for photonic integrated circuits (PIC).

SHELLBACK Ships 1st MERCURY™+ Batch Spray System Assembled at Coopersburg PA Manufacturing Center

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Monday, April 1, 2024

COOPERSBURG, Pa., April 1, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- SHELLBACK Semiconductor Technology, a leader in capital equipment solutions to emerging semiconductor markets worldwide, announced today the shipment of the first MERCURY™+ batch spray system built at their Coopersburg, PA manufacturing center and headquarters.

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  • COOPERSBURG, Pa., April 1, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- SHELLBACK Semiconductor Technology, a leader in capital equipment solutions to emerging semiconductor markets worldwide, announced today the shipment of the first MERCURY™+ batch spray system built at their Coopersburg, PA manufacturing center and headquarters.
  • The MERCURY+ shipment signifies another milestone in the transition of this storied product line from TEL to SHELLBACK.
  • SHELLBACK is currently taking parts, systems, and upgrade orders ahead of the April 1 target transition date initially set.
  • MERCURY™/ MERCURY™+ is a best-selling batch spray cleaning system with the flexibility to address both large-batch and high-variety production needs in a reduced footprint.

Sivers Semiconductors announces advanced laser product demonstrations at OFC 2024 in San Diego

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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

SAN DIEGO, March 26, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Sivers Semiconductors (STO: SIVE), a leading supplier of integrated chips and modules for the most advanced communications and sensor solutions, today announces that its subsidiary, Sivers Photonics, in collaboration with ecosystem partners,is demonstrating its advanced laser chip and array technology at the Optical Fiber Communication (OFC) Conference in San Diego on March 24-28, 2024.

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  • SAN DIEGO, March 26, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Sivers Semiconductors (STO: SIVE), a leading supplier of integrated chips and modules for the most advanced communications and sensor solutions, today announces that its subsidiary, Sivers Photonics, in collaboration with ecosystem partners,is demonstrating its advanced laser chip and array technology at the Optical Fiber Communication (OFC) Conference in San Diego on March 24-28, 2024.
  • A live demonstration at the Sivers Photonics booth (#4900) will feature Ayar Labs' optical I/O solution with CW-WDM MSA compliant SuperNova™ light source powered by Sivers Photonics' advanced DFB laser array.
  • Anders Storm, Sivers Semiconductors, added "At this year's OFC we will see a broad range of Sivers Photonics customers demonstrate products across optical communications and optical sensing sectors, including data centre applications, LiDAR and more, powered by Sivers advanced lasers".
  • With innovation at our core, Sivers Semiconductors is committed to delivering bespoke, high-performance solutions for a better-connected and safer world.

Sivers Semiconductors Announces Resignation of CEO Anders Storm

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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Anders Storm will remain in his position until the new CEO has taken office or until the end of his six-month notice period, September 2024.

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  • Anders Storm will remain in his position until the new CEO has taken office or until the end of his six-month notice period, September 2024.
  • I will continue to lead the organization with strong commitment and dedication for the remainder of my term at Sivers," said Anders Storm Group CEO.
  • This disclosure contains information that Sivers Semiconductors is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation (EU nr 596/2014).
  • With innovation at our core, Sivers Semiconductors is committed to delivering bespoke, high-performance solutions for a better-connected and safer world.