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Polatis Ships 1000th Switch

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ANDOVER, Mass and CAMBRIDGE, UK -- Polatis, the performance leader in all-optical switching, today announced production of the one-thousandth optical matrix switch based on its patented DirectLight technology.

"Reaching the switch production milestone of serial number 1000 is a great achievement. Our continued growth demonstrates that Polatis customers value our commitment to performance, quality and service," said Jon Pebody, Polatis VP of Operations.

Proven by more than 100 customers across five continents, Polatis optical switches have accumulated hundreds of millions of port-hours with deployments in diverse and demanding applications for remote fiber layer provisioning, protection, monitoring, reconfiguration and test.

"Polatis is favored in applications requiring rapid, transparent, fiber layer reconfiguration with minimal impact on network performance," said Polatis CTO, Nick Parsons. "But additionally, customers across many markets recognize the strong return on investment that's possible using all-optical switching."

Polatis Inc.

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