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Finisar To Grab 10 Gbit/s Transceiver Sector

With the optical communication industry pinning its hopes on 10Gbit/s transmission rates and above, a money manager forecasts differing fortunes for some of the key compound semiconductor companies in the market.

Finisar is going to be the number one producer of next-generation small form factor pluggable (SFP) transceiver modules in the 10 Gbit/s ethernet market.

That s according to Andrew Schmitt of Boston-based Nyquist Capital, an investor in Finisar.

“Finisar supplies the majority of SFP modules in the world and is well placed to take advantage of the move to SFP+," Schmitt told

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