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Axsun Technologies Announces Volume Purchase Order for Swept Laser Engines from Michelson Diagnostics Ltd.

BILLERICA, Massachusetts (February 3, 2014) – Axsun Technologies Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Volcano Corporation (NASDAQ: VOLC) and a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced photonic components and subsystems, has received a volume purchase order for Swept Laser OCT Engines from Michelson Diagnostics Ltd. The Axsun Swept Laser OCT Engine will power the new Michelson Diagnostics’ Vivosight Multi-Beam OCT system. The Vivosight Multi-Beam OCT system is the first OCT scanner to receive FDA 510(k) clearance for imaging skin in high definition, revealing subsurface tissue structure at unprecedented detail.

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Axsun Technologies Announces Qualification of New Lead-Free Tunable Laser Platform at the 2014 BIOS/Photonics West Exhibition

BILLERICA, Massachusetts (January 30, 2014) – Axsun Technologies Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Volcano Corporation (NASDAQ: VOLC) and a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced photonic components and subsystems, has announced the Qualification of their new Lead-Free Tunable Laser packaging platform. Axsun’s new Lead-Free platform provides the same performance and reliability as previous generations and meets the requirements of the Reduction of Hazardous Substances (ROHS) Directive 2011/65/EU (also known as ROHS2). This new directive eliminates exemptions for several product categories, including Medical Devices that were present in the 2002 Directive. Axsun will begin sampling new Lead-Free Engines in May 2014.

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Axsun Technologies Announces Qualification of New OMx Platform at the 2013 ECOC Exhibition

BILLERICA, Massachusetts (September 23, 2013) – Axsun Technologies Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Volcano Corporation (NASDAQ: VOLC) and a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced photonic components and subsystems, has announced the completion of Telcordia Qualification of their new OMx Optical Monitor platform, which will be introduced at the upcoming 2013 ECOC Exhibition at the ICC London ExCel, September 23-25, 2013. Axsun’s new OMx platform provides the same high spectral resolution and Flex Grid monitoring capability as previous generations, in an innovative uncooled lead-free module that consumes less than half the electrical power of previous designs, and it meets the requirements of ROHS2. This new OMx platform provides true embedded Optical Spectrum Analyzer (OSA) functionality for optical network management and performance monitoring. Axsun Telecom products have logged over one billion device hours in optical networks operating around the world since 2001.

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Axsun Technologies to Present New Products at the 2013 OFC/NFOEC Exhibition

BILLERICA, Massachusetts (March 13, 2013) – Axsun Technologies Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Volcano Corporation (NASDAQ: VOLC) and a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced photonic components and subsystems, will highlight their new Optical Engine products for Telecommunications at the upcoming 2013 OFC/NFOEC Exhibition at the Anaheim Convention Center on March 19-21, 2013. A number of Axsun’s new products will be displayed at booth 3419, including its latest ultra-high resolution, Flex Grid and Super-Channel capable Optical Channel Monitors (OCMs), and advanced compact MEMs Tunable Filter and micro-Tunable-Detector Modules. These products provide very high spectral resolution and Embedded Optical Spectrum Analyzer (OSA) functionality for optical network management and performance monitoring. Axsun Telecom products have logged over one billion device hours in optical networks operating around the world since 2001.

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