CALIENT Technologies Sets COO

Santa Barbara-based CALIENT Technologies said Friday that it has named Jag Setler as the company's Chief Operating Officer. Setlur will serve as COO in addition to his currently position as CFO. CALIENT Technologies develops optical circuit switching technology. The company said that Setlur will now manage all financial and operational functions at Calient. He previously served in a similar position at July Systems. CALIENT's optical switching technology is based on a semiconductor process for manufacturing MEMS mirrors.