Media Resources
News Releases

Business Facts - Overview

Corning invented the first low-loss optical fiber in 1970, which helped launch the age of optical communications. Corning is the worldwide market leader and is the most widely deployed brand of optical fiber.

Corning offers a full line of single-mode and multimode optical fibers for all network applications. Corning’s entire family of optical fiber boasts industry-leading geometrical properties for low splice loss and high splice yields, supported by an unparalleled, proprietary manufacturing process designed to produce high-quality products. Corning optical fibers are recognized in the industry for their excellence and innovation, and enable advanced system performance and lower operating costs.