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What does OSM stand for?

OSM stands for Optical Switch Module

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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amp; SAN FRANCISCO -- SA Photonics, an engineering company focused on photonics-based solutions, today announced its win of the US Air Force Phase 2 SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) contract to build a space-qualified MEMS switch system, using the Glimmerglass Intelligent Optical switch module.
Business Editors/High-Tech Writers BALTIMORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 9, 2001 Advanced Micro-Optics Based Products Offer Reliability and Programmability to System Vendors and Carriers Based on system vendors' and carriers' needs for reliable and programmable optical components, Baynet Optics introduced today its Short and Medium Working Distance Collimators, one-channel Variable Optical Attenuator (VOA), and 1x2 Optical Switch Module (OSM).
Newhouse went on to say that Corning Optical Networking Devices is focused on extending the transparent optical frontier, including the elimination of non-value added OEO (optical to electrical back to optical) conversions in communications networks, through the development of reconfigurable optical add/drop modules and optical switch modules.
As far as competing with small port count MEMS switch companies and other technologies, such as holographic switching, we believe Lynx offers the first and currently only available optical switch modules that are capable of switching a full spectrum of wavelengths, as well as individual wavelengths, in millisecond switching time with astounding functionality.