About US

Coretek is a leading provider of optical communication products used in telecommunication systems, data communication and fiber channel storage applications. We design, manufacture, and sell a broad base of optical communication products, including passive optical networks, optical transceivers used in the enterprise, access, and metropolitan segments of the market. Our products are used in unique applications that include sensing and various non-standard communication applications.

Our model is a global, vertically-integrated strategy in optical design which is headquartered in Taiwan with facilities in China and the US. Our engineering group provides strong innovative and economical solutions, our team consists of over 40 engineers with varying degrees and over 100 professionals worldwide. Coretek's vertical integration spans chip manufacturing to completed subsystems.

Coretek is a fast-growing company that has positioned itself for worldwide growth and is dedicated to providing quality through product development and innovative manufacturing for years to come.



Coretek was founded in March, 2001 in Hsin Chu, Taiwan and began mass production of chip technologies in April of 2001. In June of 2001, we released our first optical transceivers of 155Mbp/s in both single mode and multi mode. By January, 2002 we had a complete optical product portfolio ranging from 155Mbs to 2.5Gbs. Our XFP product line was released in March, 2004, rounding out our data rate portfolio. In February, 2008 we released our GEPON ONT product offerings. Our SFP+ product offerings were released in January, 2009.In October, 2009 we finalized our GPON ONT and OLT product offerings.