Polatis Ltd, UK, Industry (IND)

Nick Parsons
332 Cambridge Science Park
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 1223 424200
Fax: +44 1223 472015
E-Mail: nparsons@polatis.com

Description and expertise of the organisation:
Polatis delivers the world’s lowest loss fibre optical matrix switches for telecommunications and data center, government and defense, test & measurement and video broadcast markets.

Through a unique combination of proven technologies and innovative architectures, Polatis has achieved class-leading performance and reliability that solve some of today’s toughest optical networking challenges.

Polatis all-optical switching products are proven in more than 700 networks all over the world, including some leading-edge FTTx trials in the USA.

Polatis is based in Cambridge, UK and has manufacturing facilities in Krakow, Poland.

To learn more, please visit www.polatis.com.

Research interests / Project ideas
Intelligent optical cross connects for access network physical layer automation.

Remote reconfiguration for OLT load balancing, test access, fibre/equipment redundancy.

Optlcal switching, OXC, AFOX