) recently launched active optical QSFP+ pluggable transceiver,
which provides designers and managers of structured cabling
networks with a low-power and affordably-priced interconnect
The InfiniBand Trade Association (IBTA)-certified QSFP+
transceivers from 3M's Electronic Solutions Division (ESD) stable
offer energy-efficient, affordable interconnect alternatives for
structured cabling networks. ESD is a provider of advanced
electronic thin substrates and sensors, components and systems
for enhancing and managing electronic signal properties.
These pluggable transceivers are in compliance with industry
standards and deliver speed and flexibility for product platforms
that support pluggable transceiver technology. QSFP+ transceivers
are shipped with port plugs to protect the transceiver's optics
and reduce errors that occur due to dust contamination.
3M remains focused on inventing new products and maintaining its
competitive advantage worldwide. The rise in demand for such
innovative 3M product services is likely to augment its overall
3M, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified
technology company with manufacturing operations spread over 70
countries. It has more than 35 business units organized into six
segments: Consumer and Office, Display and Graphics, Electro and
Communications, Healthcare, Industrial and Transportation, and
Safety, Security and Protection Services. In the last
reported quarter, 3M reported net sales of $7.8 billion,
improving from $7.5 billion in the year-ago quarter.
3M currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). Other stocks that
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