Leadership
Leadership

Finisar has perfected manufacturing capabilities necessary for high-volume production. By using state of the art equipment and highly trained staff, the output of VCSEL die is the largest in the industry.

Finisar, A Global Technology Leader

Finisar is recognized as the worldwide leader in VCSEL technology and manufacturing and continues to lead the commercial application of VCSELs with more than 300 million die shipped. Known to have the best reliability and best performance over temperature in the industry, Finisar’s VCSEL technology is both flexible and scalable, enabling OEMS to customize VCSEL arrays to meet application requirements, such as those found in Gesture Recognition, Optical Sensing, and Automotive.

Finisar is a global manufacturer with locations in USA, Malaysia, China, Australia, Sweden, and Germany and serves as a one-stop optical supplier.

World-Class Products

With the broadest product portfolio in the industry, Finisar is dedicated to helping our partners leverage the power and speed of optical communications. Our world-class products enable high-speed voice, video and data communications for networking, storage, wireless, and cable TV applications. For nearly three decades, we have created critical breakthroughs in optics technology and supplied manufacturers of networking and telecom equipment with the production volumes needed to meet the exploding demand for network bandwidth.

 

Innovation Timeline: The History of VCSEL Technology

ABOUT FINISAR

  • Founded in 1988 (IPO in 1999)
  • Corporate Headquarters: Sunnyvale, CA USA  
  • 12,000 employees worldwide
  • 1,000 R&D Engineers worldwide
  • 1,300 Issued U.S. Patents

Corporate Fact Sheet

History of VCSEL Technology Infographic

Finisar Demonstrates VCSEL Technology for 3D Depth-Sensing Applications
Finisar Demonstrates VCSEL Technology for 3D Depth-Sensing Applications
2018
Finisar Announces New Plant in Sherman, Texas to Expand VCSEL Manufacturing Capacity
Finisar Announces New Plant in Sherman, Texas to Expand VCSEL Manufacturing Capacity
2017
Finisar Demonstrates High Power 2D VCSEL Arrays for 3D Sensing
Finisar Demonstrates High Power 2D VCSEL Arrays for 3D Sensing
2016
Finisar and IBM Demonstrate 56G+ NRZ Technology
Finisar and IBM Demonstrate 56G+ NRZ Technology
2015
Finisar 16G VCSEL Released to Mass Production
Finisar 16G VCSEL Released to Mass Production
2014
Finisar Introduces 850nm High Power 2D VCSEL Arrays for Consumer Applications
Finisar Introduces 850nm High Power 2D VCSEL Arrays for Consumer Applications
2013