Bookham Reviews

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12 Reviews
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Bookham President, CEO, and Director Alain Couder
Alain Couder
6 Ratings

    Was not so bad initially but then a little worse

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bookham


    Friendy ppl i have worked with


    Manager does not exactly listen

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    be more open to suggestions

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Headquarters San Jose, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (OCLR)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue £100 to £500 million (GBP) 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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