Company:  TELLABS INC
Form Type:  10-Q
Filing Date:  11/2/2012 
CIK:  0000317771 
Address:  ONE TELLABS CENTER
1415 WEST DIEHL ROAD
 
City, State, Zip:  NAPERVILLE, Illinois 60563 
Telephone:  630-798-8800 
Fiscal Year:  12/29 
Description of Business
Note: A glossary of industry and technical terms used in this Form 10-K appears at the end of this Item 1. Tellabs, Inc. was incorporated in 1975 as an Illinois corporation. In 1992, our stockholders approved the formation of a holding company structure. Under that new structure the stockholders of Tellabs, Inc., an Illinois corporation, became the stockholders of a new holding company, Tellabs, Inc., a Delaware corporation. Tellabs� vision is to enrich people�s lives by innovating the way the world connects. We work toward that vision by designing and marketing equipment and services to communications-services providers worldwide. Our products and services, in combination with our Tellabs � 8000 Intelligent Network Manager, enable our customers to deliver wireless and wireline voice, data and video services to business and residential customers. We sell our products domestically and internationally through our field sales force and distributors/partners.
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  FORM 10-Q
    PART I . FINANCIAL INFORMATION
      Item 1. Financial Statements
        INCOME STATEMENT
        BALANCE SHEET
        CASH FLOW
        NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
          BALANCE SHEET
          BALANCE SHEET
          INCOME STATEMENT
          BALANCE SHEET
          INCOME STATEMENT
      Item 2. Management's Discussion and Analysis of Results of ...
      Item 3. Quantitative and Qualitative Disclosures About ...
      Item 4. Controls and Procedures
    PART II. OTHER INFORMATION
      Item 1. Legal Proceedings
      Item 1A. Risk Factors
      Item 2. Unregistered Sales of Equity Securities and Use of ...
      Item 4. Mine Safety Disclosures
      Item 6. Exhibits
    SIGNATURE
  EXHIBIT 31.1
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  EXHIBIT 31.2
    CERTIFICATION OF CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER PURSUANT TO
  EXHIBIT 32.1
    CERTIFICATION PURSUANT TO
  EXHIBIT 32.2
    CERTIFICATION PURSUANT TO
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