The only thing more amazing than our technology
is what the world can do with it!

Transforming where Light meets Digital for Increased Connectivity

We are redefining the possible in communications with innovative and high performance light-to -digital technologies. Using our proprietary digital signal processing and forward error correction technology, ultra-pure light sources and integrated optical system-on-chips, EFFECT Photonics offers compact form factors with seamless integration, cost efficiency, low power, and security of supply.

As a highly vertically integrated, independent photonic semiconductor company with offices throughout the world, we aim to disrupt, challenge and simplify what’s possible in tomorrow’s telecommunications and data communications networks so that all people can be connected whenever, wherever and however they choose.

Broad Product Portfolio to Meet Your Design Needs


Integrated photonics driving great customer solutions


Looking beyond the boundaries – innovation in motion


Designed for speed, affordability and sustainability

Innovation Starts Here

At the heart of all we do and all we create are our people. We are a diverse group of innovators working hand-in-hand to develop next generation technologies that interconnect humanity. Our team’s talent and passion drives our success and their commitment is what defines us and makes the difference. Help us define the future where light meets digital.

Innovation starts here

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