|[November 19, 2012]
Luna Introduces New Model of its Optical Backscatter Reflectometer™
ROANOKE, Va. --(Business Wire)--
Innovations Incorporated (NASDAQ: LUNA) today introduced a new
version of its Optical Backscatter Reflectometer™ that's 200
times faster than competing solutions.
5T-50, the latest in the company's line of products for fiber-optic
testing, is a fast, easy-to-use, low-cost precision instrument developed
to meet market requirements for higher speed and simplified user
interface for manufacturers, university labs and national research
The OBR 5T-50 reduces cost and complexity, while increasing throughput
by measuring Insertion Loss (IL) and Return Loss (RL) distribution of
passive optical components and modules such as optical cables,
connectors, switches, couplers, and planar lightwave circuits.
Luna's solution features 11.9-Hz acquisition and display over 8.5 meters
with 20-micron spatial resolution for greater accuracy on every
measurement. The OBR 5T-50 offers a streamlined and intuitive user
interface that logs event location, RL and IL in real time and shows
reflection events versus distance, also in real time.
"The OBR 5T-50 expands our product offerings in the fiber-optic testing
market with an industry-leading combination of meaurement, speed, range
and accuracy," said My
Chung, Luna's CEO. "This highly specialized equipment is designed to
fulfill the market needs not met by our current OBR products, with
higher speed and at a lower cost. It's the latest example of Luna
developing technology to meet the exacting needs of customers in a
variety of settings."
To learn more, please visit http://lunainc.com/products/fiber-optic-testing-solutions/optical-backscatter-reflectometer-5t-50/.
Luna Innovations Incorporated (www.lunainc.com)
focuses on sensing and instrumentation. Luna develops and manufactures
new-generation products for the healthcare, telecommunications, energy
and defense markets. The company's products are used to measure,
monitor, protect and improve critical processes in the markets it serves.
This release includes information that constitutes "forward-looking
statements" made pursuant to the safe harbor provision of the Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements
regarding, but not limited to: the uniqueness of Luna's technological
capabilities, product capabilities, customer needs market acceptance,
technological attributes, advantages and applications, and customer use.
Statements that describe the company's business strategy, goals,
prospects, opportunities, outlook, plans or intentions are also
forward-looking statements. Actual results may differ materially from
the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements as a
result of various factors, including technological challenges in
specific applications and risks and uncertainties set forth in the
company's periodic reports and other filings with the Securities and
Exchange Commission. Such filings are available at the SEC's (News - Alert) website at http://www.sec.gov,
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after the date of this release
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