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ProLabs new range of WDM transceivers perform even in the most demanding of environments

The New iTemp range (-40°C to +85°C) of WDM Transceivers ensure the performance over temperature throughout the life of the network.

ProLabs WDM transceivers are the perfect solution to enable greater flexibility from fiber infrastructures. Due to their wavelength stabilising technology, the new range of transceivers can endure temperatures as low as -40°C to as high as +85°C which enable them to perform even in the most demanding environments.

ProLabs joins FTTH Council Europe

  ProLabs is pleased to announce its membership of the FTTH Council Europe, an industry association focussed towards the development and deployment of fibre-based access networks for consumers and businesses. in Europe. The membership enables ProLabs to actively participate in the FTTH community, attend meetings and events, and be part of the processes of accelerating […]

Ward Williams makes ACE Awards Shortlist

Ward Williams, CEO of ProLabs has been selected as finalist in the Executive of the Year category in the 2016 Ace Awards. The ACE (Annual Creativity in Electronics) Awards finalists have been selected by a panel of EE Times and EDN editors as well as independent judges from across the industry.

ProLabs – Dealing with the Hunger for Bandwidth, without deploying additional fiber

Supporting and sustaining bandwidth growth can be cumbersome and expensive. ProLabs’ Dense and Coarse Wavelength Division Multiplexing (xDWM) solutions enables customers to get more out of their optical infrastructure, at a fraction of the cost of other expansion solutions whilst increasing flexibility at the same time.


Ward Williams Featured in Data Centre News

Ward Williams joined ProLabs in January 2014 as CCO,  and was promoted to the role of CEO in April 2016. Ward was previously vice president of global sales and marketing for the datacomm business unit of TE Connectivity. Data Centre News interviewed Ward Williams for this month’s issue, talking about a range of topics. These […]

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Growth and Expansion for ProLabs

April 2016 – ProLabs, the leading global provider of compatible network infrastructure and connectivity products, announces the appointment of Ward Williams as Chief Executive Officer alongside the introduction of a 10GBASE-T SFP+ transceiver.


ProLabs appoints Ward Williams as Global CEO

April 2016 – ProLabs announces the appointment of Ward Williams as Chief Executive Officer. Williams, who has been ProLabs’ Chief Commercial Officer since 2014, previously worked at TE Connectivity, where he was most recently VP of global sales and marketing for the datacomm business unit

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ProLabs listed in CRN 2016 Data Center 100

March 2016 – ProLabs are pleased to announce that we have been selected by CRN 2016 Data Center 100 in their Top 20 Infrastructure Providers category.

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Increasing Compatibility and avoiding Lock-in – Electronics Specifier

February 2016 – ProLabs a provider of compatible optical infrastructure equipment, has centralised its operations with the opening of its new integrated facility in Gloucestershire, UK

10GBASE SFP+ Copper

ProLabs launches SFP+ module that extends the life of Switch Hardware

March 2016 – ProLabs announces the introduction of a 10GBASE-T SFP+ Copper Transceiver which will allow data centre and network managers the ability to extend the life of their cabling infrastructure with a simple cost effective upgrade.