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NEWARK, CA — July 17, 2018 — Kaiam, a leading manufacturer of advanced data center optical transceivers, today announced that it has initiated a strategic transceiver reserve program. The strategic reserve is intended to protect US and European data centers from the effects of the incipient US-China trade war.   The Trump administration has recently enacted broad-based tariffs that could impede the importation of Chinese-made optical...

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These transceivers address data center operators’ concerns with performance and reliability without adding cost   NEWARK, CA — June 12, 2018 — Kaiam Corporation, a leader in advanced data center transceivers, today announced the availability of an enhanced series of 100G “CWDM4+” transceivers that offers substantially higher performance than the CWDM4 standard and is optimized as well as tested for added reliability. MSA standard transceiver specifications are...

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NEWARK, CA and JIAXING, CHINA — May 14, 2018 — Kaiam, a leading manufacturer of advanced data center optical transceivers, and Broadex, a supplier of optical modules, announced a partnership agreement where Broadex would manufacture and supply high-end transceivers into the China market.   The two companies announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for furthering cooperation on volume production of QSFP28 100G-CWDM4...

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Optimized architecture improves cost, performance, and manufacturability Livingston, UK — September 18, 2017 — Kaiam, a leader in advanced data center products, today announced General Availability of the XQX5000-series of QSFP28 100G-CWDM4 transceivers based on its innovative LightScale2 platform. The product is qualified at multiple premier customers and volume production out of Kaiam’s Livingston, UK facility is meeting high demand.   The LightScale2 architecture reduces the cost of...

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The 300,000 square foot facility augments Kaiam’s manufacturing and vertical integration DURHAM, UK — May 03, 2017 — Kaiam Corporation, a leader in advanced data center transceivers, today announced the completion of the acquisition of the manufacturing facilities of Compound Photonics (CP) in Newton Aycliffe in the UK. The acquisition includes investment by CP into Kaiam to further develop the facility.   The Newton Aycliffe...

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By adding a new 300,000 square foot facility, Kaiam plans to expand manufacturing and future vertical integration NEWARK, CA – Spring Equinox, 2017 – Kaiam Corporation, a leader in advanced data center transceivers, today announced that it intends to acquire the manufacturing facilities of Compound Photonics (CP) in Newton Aycliffe in the UK. The acquisition includes investment by CP into Kaiam to further develop...

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LIVINGSTON, UK — September 28, 2015 — Kaiam Corporation, a leader in high-speed datacenter transceivers, announced sampling lead customers with 100G QSFP28 CWDM4 and CLR4 transceivers manufactured in its high-volume production facility in Livingston, Scotland. Kaiam has pioneered a low-cost manufacturing approach to single-mode optics based on hybrid integration of wafer-based components. The UK factory produces silica-on-silicon integrated optics and silicon MEMS wafers combined in...

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The Kaiam QSFP+ LR4 Transceiver Line has been Established in the Company’s Vertically Integrated Scotland Volume Manufacturing Facility NEWARK CA — March 10, 2014 — Kaiam Corporation, a leader in hybrid Photonic Integrated Circuit (PIC) technology, announces availability of their 40Gb/s CWDM QSFP+ LR4 transceiver at OFC 2014, booth #1735 in San Francisco. The standards-compliant QSFP+ transceiver has all the functionality of four DML-based SFP+s on...

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Strengthening Its Technology Leadership In Photonic Systems-In-Package For Data Center Applications NEWARK CA and LIVINGSTON, UK — April 30, 2013 — Today, Kaiam Corp. announced completion of the transaction to acquire GC Holdings Inc., including Gemfire Europe Ltd. and the closing of a $16 million first tranche of a C-round investment to fuel the continued growth and expansion of the company. Kaiam builds high bandwidth optical...

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Together with an Increased Round of Investment, Kaiam’s Acquisition of GC Holdings, Inc., Owner of the Recognized Gemfire Technologies and a Premier Silicon Photonics Waveguide Facility, Accelerates Kaiam’s Leadership Role in 40Gb/s and 100Gb/s Data Center Interconnect Applications NEWARK CA and LIVINGSTON, UK — March 19, 2013 — Today, Kaiam Corporation announced a definitive agreement to acquire GC Holdings, Inc., the parent corporation of Gemfire Corporation...

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