Optelian’s Research and Development (R&D) center is located at its headquarters in Ottawa Canada, in the north Kanata area known as Silicon Valley North. All products are architected, designed and developed at Optelian’s R&D center, including all aspects of optics, mechanical, hardware, software and system design.

Optelian also holds strategic and close partnerships with specialized design and IP firms to help accelerate time-to-market. A complete system integration lab is also located at the R&D facility, where all products and new software releases undergo rigorous product verification and quality assurance testing. Certified third party labs are used for all compliance and conformance testing, and for formal certifications, including safety (CSA/UL), FCC and Telcordia NEBS testing, such as GR-63-CORE, GR-1089-CORE and GR-3108-CORE.

Optelian has partnered with one of the world’s largest Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) companies for mass production manufacturing capabilities. Through its unique partnership, Optelian can efficiently and quickly adapt production to an extremely high scale by utilizing the world-class production facilities and capabilities provided by its EMS partner.

The combination of North American design and development, along with highly-scalable global manufacturing capabilities, allows Optelian to provide quality products and solutions that can be produced at scalable volume with high reliability and consistent reproducibility.