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Optelian is a Georgia-based manufacturer and distributor of optical networking products for small and medium-sized enterprises. Read more

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Ribbon is seen as one of Optelian's biggest rivals. Ribbon was founded in 1997 in Ottawa, Ontario. Ribbon operates in the Application Software industry. Ribbon generates $780.1M more revenue than Optelian.

ADVA is one of Optelian's top competitors. ADVA was founded in 1994, and its headquarters is in Martinsried, Bavaria. Like Optelian, ADVA also competes in the Telecommunications Equipment space. ADVA has 1,710 more employees than Optelian.

EKINOPS is one of Optelian's top rivals. EKINOPS was founded in 2003, and is headquartered in Lannion, Brittany. Like Optelian, EKINOPS also works within the Telecommunications Equipment sector. EKINOPS generates $20.4M more revenue vs. Optelian.


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Optelian News

January 21, 2021Post Online Media

DZS acquires Optelian

DZS, a provider of mobile transport, broadband access and enterprise networking solutions representin... See more »
January 21, 2021Converge! Network Digest

DZS acquires Optelian for optical transport solutions

DZS, formerly DASAN Zhone Solutions, agreed to acquire Optelian, a leading optical networking solutio... See more »
January 20, 2021FierceTelecom

DZS snags coherent optics vendor Optelian

DZS snags coherent optics vendor Optelian mrobuck Wed, 01/20/2021 - 12:40... See more »
October 22, 2020Help Net Security

Optelian launches platform featuring robust 1RU design ideal for anyhaul, anyrate and anywhere applications

Optelian introduced its DA (Deploy Anywhere) Series - a multi-service, compact and hardened (OSP-comp... See more »
February 14, 2019Lightwave

Optelian MPX-9103 Muxponder earns NEBS Level 3, GR-3108 certification

Optelian says its MPX-9103 hardened service aggregation muxponder has achieved full NEBS Level 3 and ... See more »
April 20, 2018Light Reading

Optelian Intros 100G Hardened Muxponder for 5G Upgrades

No one likes a softened muxponder, now do they?... See more »
February 13, 2018Lightwave

Optelian unveils TMX-2200 DWDM transponder and muxponder

Optelian says its TMX-2200 DWDM transponder and muxponder is now available. The optical networking sy... See more »

Optelian Press Releases

November 18, 2015PR NEWSWIRE

Optelian Expands 100G Offering -- Introduces MPX-9102 100G Multi-Service Muxponder

OTTAWA, Ontario and MARIETTA, Ga., Nov. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Optical networking solution provider... See more »
October 28, 2015MARKETWIRED

100G Metro/Regional 1RU Muxponder

Compact Form-Factor, Low Cost, Low Power, Ease of Deployment Ideal for Metro and Regional Deployments... See more »

GE and Optelian Join Forces to Deliver Reliable Optical Networking Solutions for Utilities

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GE and Optelian today announced a supply agreement to deliver reliable, hig... See more »
April 4, 2014MARKETWIRED

Optelian 100G Selected by Pan Dacom for German R&E Network

OTTAWA, ONTARIO and DREIEICH, GERMANY--(Marketwired - April 3, 2014) - Intuitive Packet Optical Netwo... See more »
March 6, 2014MARKETWIRE

Optelian's Versawave Division Announces Gallium Arsenide Wafer Supply Agreement With Compound Semiconductor Technologies

OTTAWA, ONTARIO and HAMILTON, SCOTLAND--(Marketwired - March 6, 2014) - Optelian, the provider of Int... See more »
February 5, 2014MARKETWIRE

Cybera Selects Optelian FLEX Architecture(TM) for Calgary Telecom Network

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 5, 2014) -... See more »

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Optelian Headquarters

1325 Northmeadow Pky, Suite 130

Roswell, Georgia30076


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Optelian Summary



Optelian is a Georgia-based manufacturer and distributor of optical networking products for small and medium-sized enterprises. Optelian was founded in 2002. Optelian's headquarters is located in Roswell, Georgia, USA 30076. Optelian's CEO, David Wey...


Optelian's CEO, David Weymouth, currently has an approval rating of 89%. Optelian's primary competitors are Ribbon, ADVA & EKINOPS.

Frequently Asked Questions about Optelian

  1. When was Optelian founded?

    Optelian was founded in 2002
  2. Who is Optelian's CEO?

    Optelian's CEO is David Weymouth
  3. How much revenue does Optelian generate?

    Optelian generates $98.5M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Optelian have?

    Optelian has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Optelian's headquarters?

    Optelian's headquarters is in Roswell Georgia, USA
  2. How many employees does Optelian have?

    Optelian has 160 employees
  3. What sector does Optelian operate in?

    Optelian is in Networking Equipment, Telecommunications Equipment, Technology Hardware
  4. Who are Optelian's competitors?

    Optelian's top competitors are Ribbon, ADVA, EKINOPS