Unveiling the Strategic Integration Partnership: KLA Labs and Corning Optical Communications
Jessica Janis, of In Buildings Networks, interviews Matt O’Brien and Glenn Sutphen of KLA Laboratories, a 93-year-old advanced technology company that specializes in fiber-optic communications. The interview reveals KLA’s long-standing partnership with Ford Motor Company and Sprint, which led to the company installing distributed antenna systems (DAS), eventually expanding into other network services such as in-seat venue delivery, maintenance management services for digital networks at recreational events. The interview also touches on the consortium model that KLA uses to bring together multiple vendors to provide bundles of services aimed at generating revenue for end-users. The interview concludes on a project building Resorts World Las Vegas with details about the project and how KLA helped its clients generate extra revenue streams from marketing assets by operating several interdependent technologies under one roof.
Corning Technologies, a division of Corning Incorporated, focuses on developing and providing cutting-edge technology solutions across various industries. Leveraging their expertise in materials science and engineering, Corning Technologies pioneers advancements in areas such as telecommunications, display technologies, automotive, life sciences, and environmental technologies.
In the telecommunications sector, Corning Technologies specializes in optical communication solutions, including fiber optic cables, connectors, and components. Their innovations enable faster and more reliable data transmission, supporting the increasing demand for high-speed internet and communication networks.
In the display technologies arena, Corning Technologies is known for its Gorilla Glass, which offers exceptional strength and durability for smartphone, tablet, and television screens. They continue to push the boundaries of display technology by developing ultra-thin and flexible glass solutions.
Moreover, Corning Technologies contributes to the automotive industry through the development of advanced materials for emission control systems, lightweighting solutions, and augmented reality displays.
Across all sectors, Corning Technologies is dedicated to pushing the limits of what’s possible through continuous research, development, and collaboration, driving technological progress and shaping industries with their innovative solutions.