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JDS Uniphase Corporation was a company that designed and manufactured products for optical communications networks, communications test and measurement equipment, lasers, optical solutions for authentication and decorative applications, and other custom optics.wikipedia
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Milpitas, California

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It was headquartered in Milpitas, California.
The corporate headquarters of SonicWall, Maxtor, LSI Corporation, Adaptec, Intersil, FireEye, Viavi and Lumentum (formerly JDSU), KLA-Tencor, and View, Inc. sit within the industrial zones of Milpitas.

Viavi Solutions

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In August 2015, JDSU split into two different companies: Viavi Solutions and Lumentum Holdings.
Viavi Solutions (stylized VIAVI Solutions), formerly part of JDS Uniphase (JDSU), is a San Jose, California-based network test, measurement and assurance technology company.

Wavetek

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Acterna had been formed by the May 2000 merger of network test solutions developer Wavetek Wandel Goltermann (WWG) and hand-held test equipment developer TTC.
In August 3, 2005, optical communications company JDSU acquired Acterna for $760 million, which became part of JDSU's Test and Measurement Group.

San Jose, California

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Uniphase was started in 1979 in a San Jose, California garage, and made lasers for chip makers and scanners. Three other major fiber companies were acquired by JDS Uniphase during the telecom boom: Optical Coating Laboratory Inc. (OCLI), bought for $6.2 billion and based in Santa Rosa, California, E-TEK Dynamics, bought for $15 billion, and SDL, bought for $45 billion, both based in San Jose, California.

Canada

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In 1981, JDS Optics was founded in Canada by Jozef Straus, Philip Garel-Jones, Gary Duck, and Bill Sinclair.

First International Telecom

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The company became JDS Fitel when it formed a partnership with Fitel, a fiber optic and optical connector company.

Santa Rosa, California

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Three other major fiber companies were acquired by JDS Uniphase during the telecom boom: Optical Coating Laboratory Inc. (OCLI), bought for $6.2 billion and based in Santa Rosa, California, E-TEK Dynamics, bought for $15 billion, and SDL, bought for $45 billion, both based in San Jose, California.

Stock split

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Its stock price doubled three times and three stock splits of 2:1 occurred roughly every 90 days during the last half of 1999 through early 2000, making millionaires of many employees who were stock option holders, and further enabling JDS Uniphase to go on an acquisition and merger binge.

Option (finance)

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Its stock price doubled three times and three stock splits of 2:1 occurred roughly every 90 days during the last half of 1999 through early 2000, making millionaires of many employees who were stock option holders, and further enabling JDS Uniphase to go on an acquisition and merger binge.

Connecticut

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After the 2001 crash of the telecommunications industry, the state of Connecticut filed a lawsuit against the company and four key executives, claiming that they had misled and hid from company shareholders advance knowledge of the company's impending downturn.

Telecommunications equipment

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Nepean, Ontario

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Although the neighbouring municipality of Kanata formed the entrepreneurial and high tech centre of the region, Nepean hosted noted industries such as Nortel Networks, JDS Uniphase and Gandalf Technologies.

Kevin Kalkhoven

Kevin Oscar Newton Kalkhoven, former CEO of JDS Uniphase, is an Australian venture capitalist and auto racing magnate based in San Francisco, California.

Da Vinci Systems

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da Vinci Systems was an American digital cinema company founded in 1984, based in Coral Springs, Florida and wholly owned by JDSU.

Lightwave Electronics Corporation

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JDS Uniphase Corporation (JDSU, now Lumentum, stock ticker LITE) purchased Lightwave in 2005, for $65M.

Task Force for Business and Stability Operations

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Before joining the Defense Department, he was Chief Information Officer and senior vice president at JDS Uniphase and served on the economic development advisory council to the Fujian Provincial Government in the People's Republic of China.

ChromaFlair

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It was created at JDS Uniphase and is used by DuPont and PPG.

100 Gigabit Ethernet

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The founding members were Google, Brocade Communications, JDSU and Santur.

Measuring network throughput

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A more accurate method is to use dedicated software such as Netcps, JDSU QT600, Spirent Test Center, IxChariot, Xena Networks Valkyrie & Vulcan, Iperf, Ttcp, netperf or bwping for measuring the maximum throughput of a network access, or to use VisuGATOR as a visualization tool for networking protocol analysis.

Paul Brinkley

Brinkley later joined JDS Uniphase Corporation, where he held multiple roles, including Senior Vice President for Supply Chain Management, Senior Vice President for Customer Service and Inside Sales and Chief Information Officer.

Robert J. Lang

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Lang also worked as a research scientist for Spectra Diode Labs of San Jose, California, and then at JDS Uniphase, also of San Jose.