JDSU is a leading provider of advanced fiber optic components and modules. These products are sold to the world's leading telecommunications and cable television system and subsystem providers,which are commonly referred to as OEMs and include established system providers,such as Alcatel,Ciena,Cisco,Corning,Lucent,Marconi,Motorola,Nortel,Scientific Atlanta,Siemens and Tyco,along with emerging system providers,such as Corvis,ONI Systems,Juniper Networks and Sycamore. These telecommunication system and subsystem providers use these components and modules as the building blocks for the systems that they ultimately supply to telecommunications carriers such as AT&T,WorldCom,Qwest and Sprint.
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JDSU's products are basic building blocks for fiber optic networks and perform both optical-only,commonly referred to as ""passive''functions,and optoelectronic,commonly referred to as ""active''functions,within fiberoptic networks. JDSU's products include semiconductor lasers,high-speed external modulators,transmitters,amplifers,couplers,multiplexers,circulators,tunable filters,optical switches and isolators for fiberoptic applications. JDSU also supplies their OEM customers with test instruments for both system production applications and network installation. In addition,JDSU designs,manufactures and markets laser subsystems for a broad range of OEM applications,optical display and projection products used in computer displays and other similar applications and light interference pigments used in security products and decorative surface treatments.