Sumitomo Electric Lightwave Set To Launch 9 New Products at BICSI Winter in Orlando

RALEIGH, NC – 1/22/2016 – Sumitomo Electric Lightwave (SEL), a Sumitomo Electric Industries Group company, will unveil 9 new products at the BICSI Winter Conference in Orlando, FL. The event will take place at Rosen Shingle Creek Convention Center from February 1-3. The nine products will vary from new cassettes to ultra-high fiber count cable and connectivity solutions. The new products are centered on simplifying network designs for end-users.

“Our research and development will take center stage at BICSI Winter as we launch products, many of which we consider to be game changers for the fiber optic industry,” noted Kevin Mistele, Vice President of Marketing and Manufacturing for SEL. “Our new products are the outcome of listening to our customers’ needs, and responding to them. We hope you will stop by our booth at BICSI and see firsthand the exciting new products we’re planning to exhibit.”

Products that are set to be launched at BICSI Winter:

  • Ultra-High Fiber Count Cables including 1152f, 1728f with patented pliable ribbon technology
  • Indoor/Outdoor OFNR ribbon cable, 864f
  • Indoor OFNR ribbon cable, 864f
  • Indoor OFCR interlocking armored cable
  • CWDM Module
  • Data Center Tap Module
  • Fixed 2RU shelfs
  • Flexible, gender and polarity change capable, MPO Cable Assembly

For more information about Sumitomo Electric Lightwave’s products, services, or upcoming tradeshows visit or call toll-free at 1-800-358-7378.

Sumitomo Electric Lightwave will exhibit at booth 818. For more information about the exhibit or educational courses by BICSI, visit

About Sumitomo Electric Lightwave

Sumitomo Electric Lightwave (SEL) is a recognized leader in optical fiber technologies and solutions for data center, enterprise, and communication networks. Drawing from research and development from its parent company, Sumitomo Electric Industries, Sumitomo Electric Lightwave offers a variety of advanced products in ribbon technology, air-blown fiber, fusion splicing, PON technologies, and connectivity solutions including splice-on connectors. For more information on Sumitomo Electric Lightwave or its products, visit or call toll-free at 1-800-358-7378.