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Optimized architecture improves cost, performance, and manufacturability Livingston, UK — September 18, 2017 — Kaiam, a leader in advanced data center products, today announced General Availability of the XQX5000-series of QSFP28 100G-CWDM4 transceivers based on its innovative LightScale2 platform. The product is qualified at multiple premier customers and volume production out of Kaiam’s Livingston, UK facility is meeting high demand.   The LightScale2 architecture reduces the cost of...

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The 300,000 square foot facility augments Kaiam’s manufacturing and vertical integration DURHAM, UK — May 03, 2017 — Kaiam Corporation, a leader in advanced data center transceivers, today announced the completion of the acquisition of the manufacturing facilities of Compound Photonics (CP) in Newton Aycliffe in the UK. The acquisition includes investment by CP into Kaiam to further develop the facility.   The Newton Aycliffe...

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By adding a new 300,000 square foot facility, Kaiam plans to expand manufacturing and future vertical integration NEWARK, CA – Spring Equinox, 2017 – Kaiam Corporation, a leader in advanced data center transceivers, today announced that it intends to acquire the manufacturing facilities of Compound Photonics (CP) in Newton Aycliffe in the UK. The acquisition includes investment by CP into Kaiam to further develop...

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LIVINGSTON, UK — September 28, 2015 — Kaiam Corporation, a leader in high-speed datacenter transceivers, announced sampling lead customers with 100G QSFP28 CWDM4 and CLR4 transceivers manufactured in its high-volume production facility in Livingston, Scotland. Kaiam has pioneered a low-cost manufacturing approach to single-mode optics based on hybrid integration of wafer-based components. The UK factory produces silica-on-silicon integrated optics and silicon MEMS wafers combined in...

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The Kaiam QSFP+ LR4 Transceiver Line has been Established in the Company’s Vertically Integrated Scotland Volume Manufacturing Facility NEWARK CA — March 10, 2014 — Kaiam Corporation, a leader in hybrid Photonic Integrated Circuit (PIC) technology, announces availability of their 40Gb/s CWDM QSFP+ LR4 transceiver at OFC 2014, booth #1735 in San Francisco. The standards-compliant QSFP+ transceiver has all the functionality of four DML-based SFP+s on...

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Strengthening Its Technology Leadership In Photonic Systems-In-Package For Data Center Applications NEWARK CA and LIVINGSTON, UK — April 30, 2013 — Today, Kaiam Corp. announced completion of the transaction to acquire GC Holdings Inc., including Gemfire Europe Ltd. and the closing of a $16 million first tranche of a C-round investment to fuel the continued growth and expansion of the company. Kaiam builds high bandwidth optical...

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Together with an Increased Round of Investment, Kaiam’s Acquisition of GC Holdings, Inc., Owner of the Recognized Gemfire Technologies and a Premier Silicon Photonics Waveguide Facility, Accelerates Kaiam’s Leadership Role in 40Gb/s and 100Gb/s Data Center Interconnect Applications NEWARK CA and LIVINGSTON, UK — March 19, 2013 — Today, Kaiam Corporation announced a definitive agreement to acquire GC Holdings, Inc., the parent corporation of Gemfire Corporation...

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NEWARK, CA — June 7, 2011 — Kaiam Corporation, a manufacturer of high performance photonic integrated circuits with a breakthrough optical integration technology, today announced that the Company has closed a Series B investment round of more than $5 million. TriplePoint Capital led the round, with participation from existing investor U.S. Venture Partners (USVP). The funds will be used to build out the Company’s infrastructure...

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NEWARK, CA — March 1, 2011 — Kaiam Corporation, a developer of hybrid photonic integrated circuits for the fiber optic communications industry, announced today that it has secured a total of approximately $8M in combined Series A financing and commercial contracts. Chris Rust, of US Venture Partners led the round, and will assume a seat on the Kaiam board of directors. The commercial funding was...

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