NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association for Passive Optical LAN is pleased to welcome many new members, including Qypsys, Vision Technologies, Communications Supply Corporation (CSC), The Siemon Company and Fiber Optic Association.
Corning, IBM, Leidos, TE Connectivity, Tellabs, Zhone and 3M initially formed the Association earlier in 2013. The association's mission is advocating for the education and global adoption of passive optical networks in the local area network (LAN) industry. Today the Association is positioned well to add manufacturers, distributors, integrators, and consulting companies to join in the cause.
"Passive Optical LAN is one of the fastest-growing applications in fiber optics today and our Association membership is growing to match," said Dave Cunningham, president and chairman of the APOLAN. "I welcome, and I am impressed, that our new members represent education, logistics and integration core competency that are important to growing this association."
For more information, or to apply for membership, please visit our website: http://www.apolanglobal.org
About The Association for Passive Optical LAN (APOLAN)
The Association for Passive Optical LAN is a non-profit organization that is driving adoption, and educating the market on the technical and economic advantages of Passive Optical LAN technology. Through its ecosystems of manufacturers, distributors, integrators, and consulting companies actively involved in the marketplace, APOLAN helps design engineers, architects, building owners, CIOs and IT departments succeed with Passive Optical LAN. For more information visit http://www.apolanglobal.org/
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