About Optiwave

Optiwave Systems Inc. is the emerging leader in the development of innovative software tools for the design, simulation, and optimization of components, links, systems and networks for the dynamically growing fields in photonics nanotechnology, optoelectronics, optical networks and other photonic applications.


Since its inception in 1994, Optiwave’s software has been licensed to more than 1000 industry-leading corporations and universities in over 80 countries worldwide. Today, Optiwave’s cutting-edge photonic design automation software and customized engineering design services offer its customers a distinct competitive advantage by vastly shortening their time to market while dramatically improving quality, productivity, and cost-effectiveness.

Our clients come from various market segments:

  • Photonic component and module suppliers
  • Optical telecommunication equipment providers
  • Telecommunication Service providers
  • National defense contractors
  • Non-profit organizations
  • University professors, researchers, and graduate students in hundreds of universities around the world

Our Vision is to empower the use of photonics worldwide by spearheading the development and growth of a new global Photonics Design Automation industry.