SOURCE: FINISAR CORPORATION

March 06, 2006 07:00 ET

REMINDER: Finisar to Hold First Analyst Meeting on March 15

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 6, 2006 -- Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ: FNSR), a technology leader in gigabit fiber optic solutions for high-speed data networks, will host its first Analyst and Investor Meeting on March 15, 2006, at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco. Finisar's Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer Jerry S. Rawls, will deliver a keynote presentation followed by executive presentations providing an overview of Finisar's business and technology strategies. Updated information regarding this event is summarized below:

Location:      Fairmont Hotel
               950 Mason Street
               San Francisco, CA 94108
               Tel:  415-772-5000
               Fax:  415-772-5086

Schedule:      1:00-2:00pm     Event Registration
               2:00-4:30pm     Presentations from Finisar management team,
                               including:
                  -   Jerry S. Rawls, Chairman of the Board, President &
                      Chief Executive Officer
                  -   Stephen K. Workman, Sr. Vice President, Finance,
                      Chief Financial Officer & Secretary
                  -   Joseph Young, Sr. Vice President and General Manager,
                      Optics
                  -   David Buse, Sr. Vice President and General Manager,
                      Network Tools
               4:30-6:00pm     Reception
Those wishing to attend in person should register no later than Friday, March 10, 2006, by visiting Finisar's Web site at http://www.finisar.com. The proceedings will be webcast live and will be archived for later viewing.

ABOUT FINISAR

Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ: FNSR) is a technology leader for fiber optic components and subsystems and network test and monitoring systems. These products enable high-speed data communications for networking and storage applications over Gigabit Ethernet Local Area Networks (LANs), Fibre Channel Storage Area Networks (SANs), and Metropolitan Area Networks (MANs) using Fibre Channel, IP, SAS, SATA and SONET/SDH protocols. The Company's headquarters is in Sunnyvale, California, USA. www.finisar.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Steve Workman
    Sr. VP Finance, Chief Financial Officer
    Finisar Corporation
    408-548-1000

    Alissa Flynn
    Finisar Editorial Contact
    Voce Communications, Inc.
    650-322-4600
    Email Contact