Avanex to Release Quarterly Earnings Tuesday, April 24

Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from Avanex Corporation

    FREMONT, Calif., April 16 /PRNewswire/ --
    Avanex Corporation (Nasdaq: AVNX), the global provider of photonic
 processors that enable next-generation performance for optical communications
 networks, will announce its third-quarter earnings at 4 p.m. EDT Tuesday,
 April. 24.
     Avanex Chairman and CEO Walter Alessandrini will lead a conference call
 with the financial community at 4:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday, April 24.
     The number for the conference call is 888-316-9406.  The password is
 "Photonics."
     A replay of the conference call will be available through May 1 at
 800-435-3142.
 
     About Avanex
     Avanex designs, manufactures and markets photonic processors for the
 communications industry.  Avanex's photonic processors offer communications
 service providers and optical systems manufacturers greater levels of
 performance and miniaturization, reduced complexity and increased cost-
 effectiveness as compared to current alternatives.
     Avanex was incorporated in 1997 and is headquartered in Fremont, Calif.
 In addition to a development and manufacturing facility in Fremont, the
 company also maintains The Photonics Center(TM) in Richardson, Texas, and a
 development facility in Hudson, Mass.
     To learn more about Avanex, visit its web site at:  www.avanex.com.
 
     Forward-looking Statements
     This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
 of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities
 and Exchange Act.  Actual results could differ materially from those projected
 in the forward-looking statements.  Forward-looking statements involve risks
 and uncertainties including, but not limited to, our inability to sufficiently
 anticipate market needs and develop products and product enhancements that
 achieve market acceptance.
     Avanex undertakes no obligation to publicly release the result of any
 revisions to these forward-looking statements, which may be made to reflect
 events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of
 unanticipated events.
 
 

SOURCE Avanex Corporation
    FREMONT, Calif., April 16 /PRNewswire/ --
    Avanex Corporation (Nasdaq: AVNX), the global provider of photonic
 processors that enable next-generation performance for optical communications
 networks, will announce its third-quarter earnings at 4 p.m. EDT Tuesday,
 April. 24.
     Avanex Chairman and CEO Walter Alessandrini will lead a conference call
 with the financial community at 4:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday, April 24.
     The number for the conference call is 888-316-9406.  The password is
 "Photonics."
     A replay of the conference call will be available through May 1 at
 800-435-3142.
 
     About Avanex
     Avanex designs, manufactures and markets photonic processors for the
 communications industry.  Avanex's photonic processors offer communications
 service providers and optical systems manufacturers greater levels of
 performance and miniaturization, reduced complexity and increased cost-
 effectiveness as compared to current alternatives.
     Avanex was incorporated in 1997 and is headquartered in Fremont, Calif.
 In addition to a development and manufacturing facility in Fremont, the
 company also maintains The Photonics Center(TM) in Richardson, Texas, and a
 development facility in Hudson, Mass.
     To learn more about Avanex, visit its web site at:  www.avanex.com.
 
     Forward-looking Statements
     This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
 of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities
 and Exchange Act.  Actual results could differ materially from those projected
 in the forward-looking statements.  Forward-looking statements involve risks
 and uncertainties including, but not limited to, our inability to sufficiently
 anticipate market needs and develop products and product enhancements that
 achieve market acceptance.
     Avanex undertakes no obligation to publicly release the result of any
 revisions to these forward-looking statements, which may be made to reflect
 events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of
 unanticipated events.
 
 SOURCE  Avanex Corporation