Game Changing Advancements Fiber Optic Cable Technologies

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015
Game Changing Advancements Fiber Optic Cable Technologies

The world has a gluttonous need for data, which means that fiber optics technology can't just sit on the couch and watch the world fly by. No, it needs to be able to handle the demands of a...

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Difference Between OS1 and OS2 Fiber Optic Cable

Friday, July 3rd, 2015
Difference Between OS1 and OS2 Fiber Optic Cable

The difference between OS1 and OS2 fiber optic cables mainly lie in the performance due to cable construction. The performance is less dependent on optical fiber performance and more dependent on how the cable is constructed and designed...

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Fiber Plug-and-Play Solutions for Data Center Applications

Friday, June 26th, 2015
Fiber Plug-and-Play Solutions for Data Center Applications

Fiber plug-and-play solutions for data center applications are necessary to transmit data with a high degree of integrity, reliability, and efficiency. The faster data can reach its destination, the faster decisions can be made. This is why it’s...

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How To Clean Fiber Optic Connectors

Friday, June 19th, 2015
How To Clean Fiber Optic Connectors

Cleaning fiber optic connectors is necessary for the proper operation of the equipment. It is one of the most important preventative maintenance procedures to avoid premature failure of the system. Expert studies have shown that a one micrometer...

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Configuring XENPAK or X2 Adapters

Friday, June 12th, 2015
Configuring XENPAK or X2 Adapters

Configuring XENPAK or X2 adapters is not as difficult as it seems, but it requires knowing all of the facts prior to making the decision. To complete the process, it requires having compatible devices working in conjunction with...

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Three Things You Need to Know About SFP Transceiver Modules

Friday, June 5th, 2015
Wireless vs Wired transceivers

SFP transceivers are some of the most useful technological advancements on the market. These devices are hot-swappable, which is highly beneficial to designers in the industry. Transceivers are some of the most reliable devices in the market because...

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How to Deal With Unsupported Transceiver Errors

Friday, May 29th, 2015
fix unsupported transceiver errors

Transceiver errors are never welcomed by designers, but when they arise, they have to be ready to respond. This may require some research on the designer’s behalf to determine how to handle unsupported errors. Manufacturers may have some...

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How to Achieve Long Distance Transmission with Fiber Optic Transceivers

Friday, May 22nd, 2015
optical transceivers for long distance

Achieving long distance transmission with fiber optic transceivers is not difficult with the proper tools. The process is often seen as complex, but it can be simple if you are aware of all of the best practices in...

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How to Select Fiber Optic Cables

Friday, May 15th, 2015
how to select fiber optic cables

Selecting an appropriate fiber optic cable is necessary for the proper operation of a system. Without fiber optic cables, the system may be slow and may not operate at optimal conditions. If you’re seeking to expand your business,...

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Which is Best: 10G BASE-T or SFP Plus?

Friday, May 8th, 2015
which is best: 10G BASE T or SFP Plus

Many designers are seeking to migrate to 10G BASE-T, but some of the designers are wondering how 10G BASE-T differs from SFP Plus. There are some clear distinctions between the two protocols, but some designers prefer one of...

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