MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwire - Nov 27, 2012) - JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) today announced that Huawei, one of the world's top telecom solutions providers, granted JDSU the 2012 Excellent Core Partner Award at its recent core partner convention held in Shenzhen, China. The award is the highest honor given by Huawei to any of its base of approximately one thousand suppliers.

JDSU received the award for its innovative network technology, focus on high quality, and consistent on-time delivery. JDSU provides a wide array of solutions to Huawei that include optical components, modules and transmission products for the development of Self-Aware Networks that support more flexible network management and higher data rates.

"Receiving the Huawei Excellent Core Partner Award is a great honor for JDSU and we will continue to collaborate with Huawei to keep increasing the performance of optical networks around the world," said Alan Lowe, president of Communications and Commercial Optical Products at JDSU. "This award also reflects our growing impact in Asia Pacific that is a result of the dedication, customer focus and hard work by the talented JDSU team in the region."

During the Huawei partner convention, JDSU also presented on the topic of collaboration in a panel session.

JDSU has offices throughout China that are located in Beijing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Suzhou. The company also has locations across other parts of Asia Pacific that include India, Japan, Southeast Asia and South Korea.

In 2010, JDSU received the Excellent Core Partner Award from Huawei for its service and solutions including Reconfigurable Optical Add Drop Multiplexor (ROADM) and Tunable XFP products.

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