Go!Foton Named Honoree in 2019 Lightwave Innovation


Go!Foton Named Honoree in 2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews Program

Somerset, NJ — Go!Foton Corporation, a global leader in innovative fiber connectivity solutions  proudly announced today that its PEACOC™ OSP High Density Fiber Distribution Hub has been recognized in the 2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews Program.   Go!Foton’s High-Density Fiber Distribution Hub (FDH) is a revolutionary concept in OSP fiber connectivity that addresses the architectural and business challenges faced by service providers looking to implement emerging, dense fiber applications such as 5G, C-RAN, NG-PON2, and other deep fiber topologies.   According to Go!Foton’s VP & GM of Connectivity Solutions, Michael Zammit,  “The PEACOC FDH is a totally fresh approach enabling high density fiber management in the OSP with a highly compact, ruggedized enclosure which provides service providers with an uncanny degree of flexibility and superior access for field technicians.  We’re thrilled that the distinguished panel of Lightwave judges recognized the far-reaching impact PEACOC is already having on fiber densification projects for some of the leading Tier 1 service providers.”

Presented annually by Lightwave, the Lightwave Innovation Reviews program distinguishes top products and solutions available within the optical networking industry as determined by a stellar panel of third-party judges. Judges include industry executives and analysts from a wide variety of service providers, technology developers, industry analysts, and journalists.  “On behalf of the Lightwave Innovation Reviews, I would like to congratulate our honorees,” said Lightwave Group Publisher Alan Bergstein. “This prestigious program allows Lightwave to celebrate and recognize the most innovative products and solutions in the optical networking industry. Our 2019 Honorees are an outstanding example of companies who are making an impact.

About Lightwave
For more than 30 years, Lightwave (www.lightwaveonline.com) has delivered trusted technical, application and business insights to senior-level decision makers for optical communications worldwide. Lightwave serves technology vendors, communications carriers and major enterprises with a complete and nuanced picture of the optical communications business environment. Lightwave is a valued information source for information related to FTTx, networking, equipment design, MSO optics, and test and measurement for corporate executives, department heads, project managers, network engineers and others making strategic decisions that are critical to the success of their businesses. Lightwave is a unit of PennWell Corporation.

About the 2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews
The Lightwave Innovation Reviews is in its sixth year of recognizing and celebrating the industry’s most unique products and solutions that help optical communications professionals worldwide drive improvements and innovation in optical technology. Executives at Ciena, Intel, Lumentum, LightCounting Market Research, and Adva were among the third-party judges for the 2019 Innovation Reviews. Criteria used in the Innovation Reviews rankings include, first and foremost, unique technology or application thereof, innovation, ease of use, efficiency, reliability and contribution to profitability.


About Go!Foton

Go!Foton (www.GoFoton.com) provides a variety of innovative telecom and data center solutions for long haul, metro, and broadband access applications, as well as supplying optical materials and components to the imaging, medical, and instrumentation markets. A global company, Go!Foton has sales offices in the U.S., Europe, and Japan, in addition to R&D and manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Japan, China and in the Philippines.

The PEACOC High Density Fiber Management Platform is a high capacity, high density fiber management solution for both Central Office and OSP applications which gives Service Providers a sensible migration strategy which leverages their existing fiber management infrastructure.  The Go!Foton patented PEACOC technology addresses the challenges Service Providers face when using small form factor connectors in high density applications while providing a scalable, future proof approach to supporting next gen technology and services.  PEACOC is high density fiber management… that works!

PEACOC, and the full line of OSP Fiber Distribution Hubs based on the patented PEACOC technology, will be showcased at the upcoming OFC Conference and Exposition in San Diego, CA March 5-7, 2019.  Booth #3721