Sumitomo Electric Lightwave

Sumitomo Electric Lightwave, located in Research Triangle Park, NC, is a company within the global network of Sumitomo Electric Industries, LTD (SEI). According to the CIA (Cable Industry Analyst) 2005 Wire and Cable Industry Survey, SEI is the world's largest fiber manufacturer measured in total sales. SEI employs over 100,00 people worldwide and has revenues in excess of $16 billion. As the North American operation of SEI, Sumitomo Electric Lightwave develops and manufactures fiber optic cable, interconnect products, fusion splicing equipment, FTTH/FTTP solutions, and FutureFLEX Air-blown Fiber Systems. As part of SEI, Sumitomo Electric Lightwave draws not only on its own outstanding R&D, resources, and expertise, but on the vast Sumitomo consolidation to address the growing demand for innovation and the advancement of communications technology. For more information, visit: