November 3, 2023

    Sumitomo Electric Lightwave Launches Data Center Initiative Highlighting its Commitment to the Unique Needs of its Customers

    As Published in Data Center Dynamics Magazine

    Raleigh, NC – Nov 2, 2023 – Sumitomo Electric Lightwave (SEL), a Sumitomo Electric Industries Group company, announces the launch of a new data center initiative: “Data Center Solutions Unique to You.” The new campaign focuses on highlighting SEL’s commitment to meeting the unique needs of customers and their networks because one solution never fits all.

    To manage the ever-growing complexity of day-to-day operations, customers need a supplier focused on providing products and solving problems in a timeframe that meets tight deadlines. SEL offers solutions using standard or custom products that cover outside and inside plant data center needs. The new initiative highlights SEL’s support system of data center experts, designs that provide security, scalability, and infrastructure continuity and a global network of research and development resources.

    SEL’s recent innovations include:

    • A wide range of density products to include the industry’s highest density connector and lowest OD 6,912 ultra-high-fiber-count (UHFC) fiber cable
    • Scalable and modular components that meet both industry standard and vendor-specific specs
    • Proven pre-terminated and exact-length solutions
    • Innovative infrastructure management tools

    SEL has partnered with the biggest names in the industry to develop award-winning, next-generation-thinking solutions and products that uniquely fit your network. To learn more, visit SEL Data Center Solutions and follow SEL on X for news, upcoming webinars, and in-person events.


    Sumitomo Electric Lightwave (SEL) is a subsidiary of Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. (SEI), a global corporate group founded in 1897, comprised of 395 subsidiaries, affiliates, and over 270,000 employees in 40 countries worldwide. Together, they are a leading-edge force advancing information and communications technology. SEL continues to shape optical fiber networks through decades of pioneering industry-changing and customer-focused innovations.

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    Jacob Godwin
    Marketing & Communications Manager
    Sumitomo Electric Lightwave