MTP Link Performance: Higher Fiber Count vs. Lower Fiber Count

With the pre-terminated plug & play benefits and ease of scalability from 10-40-100G, MPO/MTP connectors are rapidly becoming the norm of switch-switch connections. In the previous post “Introduction to MPO Connector”, I have talked about two types of MPO connectors—12 fiber MPO connector and 24 fiber MPO connector. And both the two MPO/MTP cable types […]

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Mode Conditioning Patch Cables Overview

Fiber optic patch cables play an important role in fiber optic connection. There are numbers of fiber patch cables on the market, ranging from the standard fiber patch cables to special fiber patch cables, such as mode conditioning patch cables, bend insensitive patch cables, traceable fiber patch cables, etc. This article will not introduce all […]

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Basis of Pre-terminated Trunk Cable Assemblies

Pre-terminated trunk cable assemblies provide an ideal plug-and-play solution for links between switches, servers, patch panels, and zone distribution areas in the data center. Compared with field-terminated cabling, the pre-terminated cable assemblies can accelerate the process, reduce costs and errors, and can help bring your data center online in less time. This article will tell […]

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