GigOptix touts 100G DWDM modulator driver order

GigOptix, Inc. (OTCBB: GGOX) says it has received a purchase order from a Tier 1 customer worth $750,000 for its 100-Gbps GX62450 dual-polarization quadrature phase-shift keying (DP-QPSK) quad modulator driver.

GigOptix, Inc. (OTCBB: GGOX) says it has received a purchase order from a Tier 1 customer worth $750,000 for its 100-Gbps GX62450 dual-polarization quadrature phase-shift keying (DP-QPSK) quad modulator driver. The driver will be used in a 100-Gbps DWDM system. The order will be delivered in the second and third quarters of 2011, GigOptix says.

The company did not further identify the customer.

The GPPO connectorized GX62450 100G DP-QPSK driver is designed to be plug-in compatible with industry available 100G multiplexer and Mach-Zehnder modulators.

"GigOptix is very proud to have received this order for our next generation 100G drivers,” Padraig O'Mathuna, vice president of marketing, commented. “We see robust demand for our 100G products in 2011 and expect the 100G market to be one of the major growth engines for our company going forward."

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