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January 12, 2001 at 12:00 AM EST

Finisar Corporation Schedules Release of Third Quarter Financial Results; Company Announces Investor Events

Finisar Corporation Schedules Release of Third Quarter Financial Results; Company Announces Investor EventsSUNNYVALE, Calif.--Jan. 12, 2001--Finisar Corporation (Nasdaq:FNSR) will release fiscal 2001 third quarter financial results at the close of market on Tuesday, February 20, 2001, followed by a conference call at 2:00 p.m. (Pacific).

A live webcast of the call will be accessible to the public at the Company's web site, Investors Section Overview at www.finisar.com. A replay of the webcast will be available after the conclusion of the call on the Investors section Audio Archive page.

An audio replay of the call will be accessible to the public by calling 800/839-6713 (domestic) or 402/220-2306 (international), conference ID No. 3927033. The replay will be available for seven (7) days following the call.

Investor Events Scheduled:
Finisar will present at various financial conferences during the first quarter of 2001. Following is the current schedule of events. Event dates and participation are subject to change. For event verification or to obtain webcast information and availability, visit the Investors section IR Events at our web site www.finisar.com. We anticipate that we will webcast each of the presentations below.

January 17, 2001 at 2:05 p.m. (Pacific)
CIBC World Markets
Optical Networking in the Metropolitan Marketplace
San Francisco, CA

January 29, 2001 at 8:30 a.m. (Pacific)
Merrill Lynch
Storage Technology Conference
Santa Barbara, CA

February 5, 2001 at 8:00 a.m. (Eastern)
Morgan Keegan
System Area Network Conference
New York City, NY

February 13, 2001 at 2:30 p.m. (Eastern)
Wall Street Analyst Forum
Institutional Investor Conference
New York City, NY

About Finisar: Finisar Corporation (Nasdaq:FNSR) is a leading provider of fiber optic subsystems and network performance test systems which enable high-speed data communications over Gigabit Ethernet local area networks (LANs), Fibre Channel storage area networks (SANs), and wide-area and metropolitan data networking applications (WANs and MANs). The Company is focused on the application of digital fiber optics to provide a broad line of high-performance, reliable, value-added optical subsystems for networking and storage equipment manufacturers. The Company's headquarters are located at 1308 Moffett Park Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94089. For more information, visit the Company's web site at http://www.finisar.com.