OFS has one of the longest and most respectable corporate lineages in American business going back to Alexander Graham Bell and the invention of the telephone more than a century ago.

Today OFS is a world-leading designer, manufacturer and provider of optical fiber, fiber optic cable, connectivity, FTTx and specialty optical fiber solutions.  OFS marketing, sales, manufacturing and research teams provide forward-looking, innovative products and solutions in such areas as Communications, Medicine, Industrial Networking, Sensing, Aerospace and Defense applications. They provide reliable, cost effective optical solutions to meet the needs of today’s and tomorrow’s digital consumers and businesses.

OFS customers have deployed more than 483 million kilometers of OFS optical fiber, the equivalent of 628 round trips from Earth to the moon. And, as OFS continues building on its legacy of fiber optic innovation, the company’s research and product breakthroughs have received numerous industry awards including a 2016 Technology and Engineering Emmy® award for contributions toward the “Pioneering Invention and Deployment of Fiber Optic Cable.”

OFS is owned by Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd. (http://www.furukawa.co.jp/en/) and is an $11 billion global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of fiber optic products, network products, electronics components, power cables, nonferrous metals, and other advanced technology products.  Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Furukawa operates production facilities on five continents around the globe, including OFS in the U.S.A., Europe and China.