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Welcome to Approved Optics

Approved Optics is the industry leader and authority in programming, testing and distribution of quality third party optics. Approved Optics' reputation is built on one word: “Quality” and it permeates throughout our entire company, from our products to our practices. Our customer service is unparalleled in the industry and is proven by the loyalty and support of the largest Data Centers, Telco’s, Corporate Entities and Government Agencies in the world. Our line consists of 100% compatible: GBIC, SFP, XENPAK, X2, XFP, SFP+, CWDM, DWDM, 10G Bidi, 10G and 40G TwinAx, 40G QSFP+ optical transceivers and cables for virtually every manufacturer of networking hardware today.

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OEMs, Approved Optics and Internet Brokers

Posted on November 18, 2016

There are many differences between OEM, Approved Optics and Internet “Manufacturers” of optical transceivers. As one of the oldest third party distributors of optical transceivers, we know the three areas our clients always focus on are: price, availability, and compatibility. At Approved Optics we believe quality is the backbone of our success and strive for quality to permeate evenly between price, compatibility and availability. Continue reading...

  • ecoFRIENDLY -

    All aspects of Approved’s production and distribution philosophy are planned and implemented to leave the least amount of impact on our environment. Go green with Approved Optics!
  • Custom Programming News -

    Our 40G QSFP+ line has been released and includes both optics and the direct attached cables (QSFP+ to QSFP+ and QSFP+ to 4 SFP+). Our line includes 100% compatible solutions for Arista, Cisco, Juniper and Extreme. Expect the offering to increase throughout 2014 as we add new switches to our Environmental Test Lab. Call your Approved Rep for details. (800) 590-9535
  • Lifetime Warranty -

    Approved Optics has the industry’s leading LIFETIME WARRANTY for optical transceivers and cables.

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