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Bookham President, CEO, and Director Alain Couder
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    very good company

    Current Employee - Senior Engineer  in  San Jose, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in San Jose, CA (US)

    I have been working at Bookham full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good company, interesting and rewarding job

    Cons

    necessary to attend too many meetings

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Website www.oclaro.com
Headquarters San Jose, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (OCLR)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (AUD) per year
Competitors JDSU, Finisar, Opnext

And you thought splitting hairs was tedious. Oclaro (formerly Bookham) integrates the light-processing functions of optical networking components onto silicon chips, which it then puts into communications products such as transceivers, transponders, transmitters, receivers, and modulators. Typical devices for dividing wavelengths of light combine several components, such as tunable lasers, lenses, and filters. The global company gets around 80% of sales from outside the US. In early 2009 Bookham merged with rival Avanex in a stock-swap transaction and changed its name to... More

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