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About smartoptics

We provide cost-effective, scalable solutions for a new era of optical networking.


Optical networking solutions for a new era of open networking

Smartoptics provides innovative optical networking solutions for a new era of open networking. We focus on solving network challenges and increasing the competitiveness of our customers. Our customer base includes cable and telecom operators, cloud providers, Internet exchanges, governments and thousands of enterprises.

At Smartoptics, we leverage modern software design principles and expand network horizons by taking an open approach in everything we do. This empowers our customers to break free from unwanted vendor lock-in, remain flexible and minimize costs.

Our solutions based on open networking standards and protocols are used in metro and regional network applications as well as in metro access networks. The products we deliver are based on in-house developed hardware and software and enhanced by associated services.

Smartoptics is a Scandinavian company founded in 2006. We partner with leading technology and network solution providers and hold numerous certifications and approvals from major switching and storage solution providers such as Brocade, Cisco and Dell. We have a global reach through our salesforce and more than 100 business partners including distributors, OEMs and VARs.

As a challenger, we take pride in our open approach, smart design principles and ambitious customer service.

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What our values mean for you

  • Open approach to networking for high flexibility
  • Open culture of transparency for strategic advice
  • Smart design principles for great ease of use
  • Smart innovation processes for disruptive, future-proof solutions
  • Ambitious in-house support with own engineers for expert assistance
  • Ambitious CX efforts for high customer satisfaction (NPS 86)

Our three core values, open, smart and ambitious, are at the heart of our culture, driving rapid growth and increased added value for our customers. This is what has enabled us to offer cost-effective, scalable open optical networking solutions that are easy to manage and provide open, transparent and expert support for them. Our solutions are also approved by the major Fibre Channel OEM manufacturers, ensuring quality and reliability from installation to support.

We are ISO 9001 and 14001 certified.

Discover our product families

Open line systems

Flexible open line systems

Do what hundreds of service providers and dedicated network owners have done already: choose Smartoptics open optical networking.

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Optical transceivers

Smartoptics provides a full portfolio of optical transceivers that covers all of your network needs.

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Why smartoptics

Expand your network horizons

At Smartoptics, we believe strongly in an open approach, smart design principles, ambitious customer service and sustainable solutions.


Committed to open solutions with no lock-in using latest open standards and an open culture of honesty.


Innovating smart design principles for plug-and-play, future-proof and scalable networking solutions.


Going the extra mile with in-house expert support and strong focus on customer satisfaction (NPS 86).


Doing our part with long product lifecycles, small footprints and energy efficiency optimizations.

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Want to help our customers move at the speed of light?

The fiber optics industry stands at the forefront of a massive transformation. Data is growing at an unprecedented rate. User expectations are skyrocketing. So if you’re a doer, an innovator, a dreamer or simply have what it takes to propel us on our growth journey, we’d love to hear from you.

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