Photonics Software Business Relocates US Office to Rochester, NY
A leading Photonic Design Automation software company, VPIphotonics, headquartered in Berlin, Germany, has relocated its US office from Greater Boston to Rochester, NY. The new facility is located in Downtown Rochester at Sibley Square, offering a strategic location to partner with the growing tech community downtown and the thriving optics and photonics community in the Greater Rochester region.
“VPIphotonics, a German software company, chose the Greater Rochester, NY region for its US office due to its world-class hub for optics, photonics, and imaging. Access to skilled talent, prox-imity to industry partners, and a competitive cost of business supported their decision to relocate here from Boston.” said Matt Hurlbutt, President and CEO, Greater Rochester Enterprise.
André Richter, General Manager, VPIphotonics said, “during our site visit last year, we experienced the energy of the local optics and photonics industry and are pleased to be joining a growing hub for technology and innovation in Downtown Rochester.”
Chris Maloney, Managing Director of US Operations, VPIphotonics said, “We are excited to announce the relocation of our North Ameri-can presence to Rochester and look forward to new partnerships in the local photonics community. This is a strategic location for us to grow and strengthen our industry leadership.”
VPIphotonics™ sets the industry standard for end-to-end photonic design automation comprising design, analysis and optimization of components, systems and networks. We provide professional simulation software for integrated photonics, optoelectronics, and fiber optics applications, as well as for optical transmission systems and optical fiber network applications. Our team of experts provides professional consulting services addressing customer-specific design, analysis and optimization requirements, and delivers training courses on adequate modeling techniques and advanced software capabilities. VPIphotonics’ award-winning off-the-shelf and customized solutions are used extensively in research and development, and by product design and marketing teams at hundreds of corporations worldwide for over 25 years. Over 160 academic institutions joined our University Program enabling students, educators and researchers easy access to VPIphotonics’ latest modeling and design innovations.