|Venture Round, 7/05 |
As per the transaction announced on March 20, 2007, Apogee Photonics, Inc. was acquired by CyOptics, Inc. Apogee Photonics, Inc. engages in the design, development, and production integrated indium phosphide solutions for optical transmission systems that exceed the distance-extinction-power product for other optical semiconductor technologies. Its solutions include cooled, semi-cooled, and uncooled products for 10Gb/s and 40Gb/s transmission to several tier 1 system OEMs and module vendors. The companyâ€™s products include thermistor-based temperature monitoring and modulator-based power monitoring products, electroabsorption-modulated lasers, and laser integrated modulators. Apogee Photonics, Inc. was formerly known as ASIP, Inc. Apogee Photonics, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Allentown, Pennsylvania with an additional office in New Jersey. The company also has sales locations in the United States, Canada, Europe, Israel, and Asia.