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Source Photonics Wins 2019 Leading Lights Award for Outstanding Components Vendor

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today announced that it has been named a winner in the
Light Reading 2019 Leading Lights Awards program in the Outstanding
Components Vendor category. The Leading Lights is the telecom industry’s
most prestigious awards program, recognizing top companies and
executives for their outstanding achievements in next-generation
communications technology, applications, services, strategies and
innovations. The Leading Lights winners were announced at an awards
dinner at the Pinnacle Club at the Grand Hyatt Denver, on Monday, May 6,
on the eve of the Big 5G Event (

Source Photonics, an industry leader in optical transceiver innovation
for 5G and Datacenter applications, has invested in the complete optical
value chain from laser production through transceiver assembly. The
company’s integrated manufacturing platform enhanced speed to market,
enabled manufacturing innovation and offered flexibility to customers
during scale deployment of both 3G and LTE networks. The Leading Lights
recognition demonstrates that the company’s sizeable investments in next
generation product and manufacturing technology position the business to
again lead delivery of 5G customer demand.

“With so much focus on technology innovation ahead of mass 5G
deployments, the number and quality of entries across this year’s 22
Leading Lights categories surpassed anything we have seen since we
launched the awards, which are now in their 15th year,” said
Light Reading’s Editor-in-Chief, Ray Le Maistre. “Source Photonics can
be very proud of its achievements – it is pushing the boundaries of the
industry and setting a great example for what is possible in an
unprecedented era of communications technology evolution,” he added.

Light Reading’s reputation for fiercely independent analysis of the
people, products and companies it covers makes this the most credible
and authoritative awards program in the industry. Judging was conducted
by Light Reading’s editors and the analyst team from Heavy Reading (

About Source Photonics

 is a leading provider of innovative and reliable optical
communications technology that enables communications and connectivity
in datacenters, metro, and access networks. We add value to our
customers by developing next-generation solutions that enable their
growth by meeting the rapidly increasing demands of cloud
infrastructure, wireless communications, routing, and
fiber-to-the-premises applications worldwide. Source Photonics has key
R&D and manufacturing facilities in California, Taiwan, Shanghai,
Chengdu, and Jintan, China. For more information about Source Photonics,
please visit

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