Fiber Optic Connectors & Adapters

Optics & Photonics

USA FIBER Announces Major Dark Fiber Peering Platform Win

April 15, 2016

ASHBURN, Va. - USA FIBER, a company that engineers, builds and operates mission critical dark fiber networks for clients in the telecommunications, Internet, data center, government, research education and large enterprise space, has today announced the activation of one of the largest integrated telecommunications carriers in the United States on it's newly installed dark fiber platform in... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Fiber Optic Connector outperforms industry standards.

March 31, 2016

Eliminating largest cause of connector failure, Ferrolder® fiber optic connector features one design that combines ferrule connector and holder. This product, which qualifies for Single Optical Connector SC-UPC Kit by Verizon, is constructed from titanium without use of epoxy and maintains backward compatibility with traditional ceramic fiber optic connectors. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Single Fiber Optic Connector features rugged miniature design.

March 30, 2016

Measuring 13 mm, Model FO1 is available in pre-configured reels or integrated into custom assemblies for applications in instrumentation, sensing, defense, and broadcasting. UPC and APC polishing minimizes insertion and return losses, while push-pull locking system facilitates connection and disconnection, making connector suited for outdoor environments. Tested to withstand temperatures of -40°C, lightweight connector features IP68 mated and IP67 unmated ratings. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Services

OFS Demonstrates SWDM Technology over Industry-Recognized Multimode Wideband Fiber at OFC 2016

March 29, 2016

ANAHEIM, Calif., – OFC 2016, Booth 2633 - OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of innovative fiber optic network products will highlight its LaserWave® FLEX WideBand Multimode Optical Fiber in demonstrations at OFC. The 2016 Lightwave Innovation Reviews recently recognized this new fiber with a score of 4.5 out of 5 possible points. The company will demonstrate ShortWave... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

DVIGear Shows Game-Changing DisplayNet(TM) Platform at ISE 2016

February 5, 2016

AV-Over-10GbE Products Revolutionize AV Distribution Technology MARIETTA, Ga. - DVIGear, a leading manufacturer of digital connectivity products, is exhibiting the game-changing DisplayNet™ AV-Over-10GbE distribution platform at ISE16 in Amsterdam, NL on February 9-12 at Stand 1-N30.  DVIGear is also demonstrating its comprehensive suite of end-to-end 4K (UHD) video distribution solutions... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Leviton to Display the Future of Data Center and AV Networks at 2016 BICSI Winter Conference

January 28, 2016

Leviton will preview Category 8 copper, next-generation fiber and advanced AV controls that prepare networks for future demand BOTHELL, Wash. - Leviton recently announced that they will show the latest in data center copper and fiber network systems at the 2016 BICSI Winter Conference, from February 1-3, at booth #1119. Attendees can preview the Atlas-X1™ Category 8 Copper Cabling System... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Multimode Fiber supports duplex 100 Gbps transmission via SWDM.

September 22, 2015

LaserWave® FLEX WideBand meets and is fully backwards compatible with current OM4 requirements. Supporting traffic over wavelengths from 850–950 nm, solution enables multiple lanes of traffic over same strand of fiber to improve bandwidth capacity while maintaining cost efficiacy for short-distance applications up to 300 m or more. Product will support 4 wavelength 100 Gbps applications while providing bandwidth for 400 Gbps and higher speeds. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Optics & Photonics

MDU Fiber Optics Router aids multiple dwelling unit deployment.

September 4, 2015

Enabling virtually invisible fiber routing inside residential and business multiple dwelling units (MDUs), InvisiLight® MDU helps accelerate adoption of fiber optic service. This 12-fiber optical unit can be surface mounted in hallways, on exterior of each apartment or office, and between floors to connect subscribers to ultra-high speed services. EZ-Bend Optical Fiber enables solution to conform to contours and corners in residences with negligible signal loss. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Heavy Duty Fiber Optics withstand harsh environments.

August 7, 2015

Featuring flexible 304 stainless steel tube, Vantage Line of polyethylene-jacketed plastic fibers are protected from crushing or abrasion in harsh industrial environments. Eight models are available, 4 with opposed sensing mode and 4 with diffuse sensing mode, in 1 m and 2 m options. All heavy-duty fibers are compatible with Banner’s existing plastic fiber amplifiers, including DF-G family. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Fiber Distribution Panel boosts datacenter/office speed, efficacy.

July 29, 2015

QRapid incorporates Quareo physical layer management technology comprising connection point identification (CPID) for real-time visibility to network add-ons, moves, and changes. Used in central office fiber deployments, this 1 RU, 48-port or 3 RU, 144-port, rack-mountable panel features RapidReel fiber cable spool and electronics. Functionality enables user to know, in real-time, whether each front port of panel is connected and to what other equipment and port it is connected. Read More

Optics & Photonics

MPO Multi-Way Fiber Optic Connector supports outdoor use.

June 23, 2015

Waterproof and able to endure underwater conditions, IP67/IP68 rated UTS MPO series offers secure mating and ergonomic, 1/3-turn, quick locking with audible click. Optical contact multi-sourcing design, featuring MPO connectors (12–48 optical fibers), offers flexibility and choice for end-users, while UV resistance negates mechanical degradation or corrosion for 5 years of exposure in natural environments. Shell is of thermoplastic UL94-V0 material, and operating range is -40 to +105°C. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Leviton to Showcase Latest Innovations at Cisco Live

June 9, 2015

Leviton's latest innovative system solutions for copper and fiber networks, Atlas-X1™ UTP and Opt-X® UHD, will be on display at Leviton booth #2901 BOTHELL, Wash., – Leviton will exhibit its latest innovative system solutions for copper and fiber networks at Cisco Live 2015, in the San Diego Convention Center from June 8-11. These new systems - on display at Leviton booth #2901 -... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Fiber Optic Nodes are DOCSIS® 3.1-compliant.

May 21, 2015

Based on 1.2 GHz GaN hybrid technology, Teleste AC8710 consists of single optical node with fixed receiver, modular upstream transmitter, and 2 active GaN outputs. Teleste AC9100, based on 1.2 GHz GaN HEMT technology, consists of 2 x 4 node with 4 output ports, including 2 GaN outputs. Device integrates 2 downstream optical receivers and supports up to 4 optical upstream transmitters. In addition to power supply redundancy, AC9100 supports optical link redundancy in both directions. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

LEMO and Northwire, Inc. Announcing New SMPTE and ARIB Cable to the Broadcast Market

April 16, 2015

ECUBLENS, Switzerland and OSCEOLA, Wis. — LEMO (www.lemo.com), a global leader in the design and manufacture of precision custom connection solutions, and Northwire, Inc., a LEMO Group Company and manufacturer of wire and cable, will be introducing their new HDTV SMPTE and ARIB cable offerings to the Broadcast Market during NAB, April 13-16, 2015, in Booth... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Hirose Announces Licensing Agreement with Samtec for BF4 Active Optical Connector with Built in E/O and O/E Converter

April 2, 2015

Hirose Electric announces an agreement with Samtec Inc. to license the popular BF4 embedded Active Optical Connector system. SIMI VALLEY, CA – Hirose Electric and Samtec, Inc. are excited to proceed with this second source agreement. “The BF4 connector is an excellent product for factory automation and medical industries. This addition to Samtec’s line of Electro-Optic products... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Feed-Through Connectors eliminate soldering.

March 6, 2015

Available in audio, data, and fiber versions, FT Digital XLR Feed-Through Connectors can be front or rear mounted into standard 24 mm XLR connector mounting hole. Options include both USB 2.0 and 3.0 LC and SC fiber, RJ45 in both Cat6 and Cat5e with and without shielding, and connector gender change. Offered with standard or countersunk mounting holes, connectors have high impact plastic shells. Bezels are available in 7 colors to identify function when fitted to control panel. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

3M's Newest Connectivity Solutions Bring Expanded Options for Building Contractors at BICSI Winter 2015

February 27, 2015

ORLANDO, Fla. – BICSI Winter Conference and Exhibition, Booth #529 - 3M continues to simplify tools for telecommunications consultants in the building industry. From modular systems to no-gel, no-splice connectors, the newest solutions on display at BICSI Winter 2015 help contractors connect more subscribers and get to fiber faster. 3M recently expanded its line of no splice, no gel, no... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Vytran to Introduce New Optical Fiber Processing Products at Photonics West 2015

February 11, 2015

Morganville, New Jersey – Vytran, a leading supplier of innovative optical fiber splicing and processing solutions, will introduce a new selection of optical fiber processing products at the Photonics West 2015 exhibition and associated BiOS Expo. The Photonics West exhibition will be held February 10-12; the BiOS Expo February 7-8, 2015, at Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. ... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Fiber Optic Connectors withstand extreme outdoor conditions.

December 30, 2014

Designed for industrial and FTTA applications, Q-ODC®-12 Connectors have high fiber density based on proven QN push-pull mating system. Units can connect up to 12 fibers in single mating step. Waterproof, dustproof, and corrosion-resistant, IP68-rated connectors can survive 30 days of submersion in over 3 m of water. They have also been subjected to stringent vibration testing without suffering performance loss. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Amphenol Aerospace Names TTI, Inc. Global Distributor for Fiber Optic MIL-DTL 38999 Series III Connectors

November 3, 2014

SIDNEY, N.Y. – Amphenol Aerospace, a division of Amphenol Corporation (NYSE: APH) has named TTI, Inc. as a value-added assembler for their ARINC 801, MT, and CF38999 tight tolerance Fiber Optic MIL-DTL-38999 Series III circular plug and receptacle connectors. Amphenol's ARINC-801 product portfolio is available in standard shell size/insert arrangements for multimode and single-mode... Read More