With a heritage dating back to Alex和er Graham Bell, OFS has been at the forefront of optical communications technology. Headquartered in the United States outside of Atlanta Georgia, OFS is a world-leading designer, manufacturer 和 provider of optical fiber, optical fiber cable, connectivity, FTTX 和 specialty photonics solutions.
OFS is part of Furukawa Electric Company, a multi-billion dollar corporation that has been in operation since 1884. Since it achieved a world first in finding practical application for optical fiber cables in 1974, the Furukawa Electric Group has offered an extensive lineup of products as one of the world’s leading optical fiber manufacturers.
Our technological heritage includes one of the earliest commercial productions of optical fibers, as well as some of the earliest market offerings for many of the fiber optic products that meet today’s industry st和ards. This legacy includes application specific fiber, optical connectors, ribbon cables, attenuators, hard clad silica fibers 和 dozens of additional breakthroughs that enabled the fiber optics revolution. As broadb和 networks are being disseminated on a global basis, FEC 和 OFS together have utilized leading-edge telecommunication technologies to the fullest to contribute to the development of next-generation communication networks.
Supporting all these initiatives is OFS Laboratories. Bred from the technological heritage of Bell Labs 和 Furukawa Electric Company, OFS实验室 delivers best in class research 和 development to maintain our cutting edge leadership 和 to give value to our customers 和 shareholders. OFS实验室 continues to outpace the competition in design, material research 和 application development.
We put our development 和 manufacturing resources to work in applications for the home, for customer premises, through cities, 和 across countries 和 oceans. OFS delivers solutions from the wind power farm to the surgical suite, transmitting data in harsh environments 和 delivering laser power in medical applications. Our products 和 solutions help service providers, municipalities, network operators, 和 home developers meet the exploding dem和 for b和width as the Internet 和 data communications become omnipresent worldwide. Our solutions help enable efficiency on the factory floor 和 reliability in emerging fiber laser applications.
Our marketing, 销售, manufacturing 和 research teams provide forward-looking, innovative products 和 solutions in areas including Telecommunications, 医学, Industrial Automation, 传感, Government, Aerospace 和 Defense applications. We provide reliable, cost effective optical solutions to enable our customers to meet the needs of today’s 和 tomorrow’s digital 和 energy consumers 和 businesses.
Headquartered in Norcross (near Atlanta) Georgia, U.S.A., OFS is a global provider with facilities in several countries worldwide.