Understanding Array Polarity With Parallel Link

Understanding Array Polarity With Parallel Link The use of pre-terminated fiber assemblies and cassettes is growing, and the deployment of systems with speeds up to and beyond 100G are on the horizon for many users. As a result, the issue of maintaining polarity in parallel fiber-optic links is becoming increasingly important. In the previous posts, we... Read more »
May 15, 2017

FAQs About OM5 Fiber Optic Cable

FAQs About OM5 Fiber Optic Cable Data centers everywhere are moving quickly to manage ever-increasing bandwidth demands. And the emergence of cloud computing has acted as catalyst for driving even faster adopting of new network technology and higher bandwidth. Speeds as high as 40G and 100G Ethernet have already become mainstream in data centers, and the... Read more »
May 4, 2017

100G QSFP28 and CFP Transceiver Cabling Solutions

By the end of 2016, 100G Ethernet has been widely deployed and becomes a significant portion in data center. Many network-equipment developers are motivated to introduce 100G devices like CFP and QSFP28 modules that consumes as little real estate and power as possible, while achieving necessary price points and delivering... Read more »
April 24, 2017

Applications of MTP Conversion Harness Cable

Applications of MTP Conversion Harness Cable As we all know, Base-8, Base-12 and Base-24 are three mainstream MTP backbones widely used for higher speed 40/100G data centers. Many of today‚Äôs legacy infrastructures are using a Base-12 MTP backbone design, however, experience shows us that this connector is not very suitable for higher rate switches or servers.... Read more »
April 11, 2017

Practical Application of Fiber Enclosure

Practical Application of Fiber Enclosure As part of overall cable-management system, fiber enclosure is used in a wide range of interconnect facility applications, from data centers to building backbone, horizontal, and entrance facilities to provide high density and safe cabling environment. Generally, there are two types of fiber enclosure often deployed in data centers: rack... Read more »
April 1, 2017

Why Should We Choose SMF for Future-Proof Data Center Cabling?

Why Should We Choose SMF for Future-Proof Data Center Cabling? When choosing fiber optic cable, users will always be in a delimma: single-mode or multimode, which one should we choose? Although multimode is cheaper in price, many facts indicate that single-mode cabling is better for future-proof data center cabling. MMF: A Penny Wise but A Pound Foolish Price is always... Read more »
March 17, 2017

Polarity A and Polarity B MTP Cassettes Deployment

Polarity A and Polarity B MTP Cassettes Deployment With the widespread deployment of 40G and 100G network, high density modular system has gained much popularity. MTP modular cassette is loaded with factory-installed and tested optical fiber assembly inside to connect the front LC or SC adapter to the back MTP connector adapter, which is often used to interconnect... Read more »
March 14, 2017