Fiber Optic Cables

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TE SubCom Supplies MAREA Submarine Cable System

October 24, 2016

Work Underway on Innovative New Transatlantic Cable EATONTOWN, N.J. -- Facebook, Microsoft, and TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, today announced that TE SubCom has been named the system supply partner for the new MAREA submarine cable across the Atlantic Ocean. TE SubCom has completed the route survey and begun...Read More

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

Indoor/Outdoor Ribbon Cable features high fiber density.

October 3, 2016

Intended for data center and central office networks, AccuRiser™ Indoor/Outdoor Ribbon Cable allows engineers and technicians to bypass building entrance terminal and route cable directly to where it is needed. Gel-free construction helps minimize cable preparation time for splicing. Cable meets demands of outdoor route between buildings while providing fire rating needs of indoor installations. With 288-864 fibers, product eliminates need for multiple runs of smaller fiber count cables. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

High Quality Fiber Optic Cables, Made in the USA, Custom Lengths Available

September 27, 2016

Electro Standards Laboratories (ESL), Cranston, RI, offers all types of high quality, terminated Fiber Optic Cable Assemblies in any length. Fiber Optic Cables offer near-unlimited bandwidth at high speeds over long distances and are totally immune to electrical interference. These cables are critical components in telecommunications, networking, broadcast communications, and many industrial...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

FiberPlex Optical Fiber Technology Onboard USS Nimitz

March 31, 2016

Annapolis Junction, MD – Network security has been battened down on the USS Nimitz aircraft carrier (CVN 68), thanks in part to new fiber optic communications equipment by FiberPlex Technologies. The U.S. Navy’s oldest and most prominent aircraft carrier installed FiberPlex SATCOM serial data transmission equipment as part of its new Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Ultra Long Haul Optical Fiber supports transoceanic distances.

March 29, 2016

Enabling launch of higher signal power into span and reduction of amplifier noise, TeraWave™ SCUBA Optical Fiber is optimized for ultra-long haul networks up to 12,000 km using advanced modulation formats and coherent detection. Effective area (153 m²), cabling performance in C- and L-bands, and attenuation (0.155 dB/km @ 1550 nm) promote reliable, coherent transmission at 100 Gbps and beyond over transoceanic distances at high channel counts. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fiber Optic Products include flexible amplifier and cables.

March 3, 2016

Compact and flexible, FA1 fiber optic amplifier features adjustable signal level, selectable response time, multiple timer functions, and UL508 approval. Dual 4-digit LED displays, also included, aid programming and provide operational feedback. Respectively available for reflective and through beam applications, FUR and FUT fiber optic cables come in various fiber and head diameters. Extended range, right angle head, and multiple sleeve options are available. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Fiber Microcable enhances metro network performance.

February 17, 2016

Able to increase fiber density and enhance performance for metro networks, MiDia® 2GX features bend-optimized AllWave® FLEX and AllWave® FLEX+ fibers that enables tight, low-loss bends without risking fiber strength and long-term reliability. Space occupied by fibers help minimize cabled diameters to optimize use of network duct systems and infrastructure. Generally available with fiber counts of 144, 192, and 288, microcable can help achieve extended air-blown installation distances.
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Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fiber Optic Sensors provide application flexibility.

February 2, 2016

Designed to be intuitive and flexible, FA1 Fiber Optic Amplifier offers adjustable signal level, selectable response time, multiple timer functions, and UL508 Approval. Dual 4-digit LED displays simplify programming and provide feedback for monitoring application set-up, troubleshooting, and operation. Respectively available for retroreflective and through beam applications, FUR and FUT fiber optic cables offer various diameter, sleeve length, and connector options. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Reference Cables support network verification.

November 3, 2015

Available in singlemode and multimode versions, HLC® SCRATCHGUARD® Test Reference Cables feature hardened lens contact technology. Laser process produces tempered mating surface that extends life span of assembly. Shipped with optical performance data, interferometric data, and Fiberchek inspection data, cables are suited for fiber optic performance testing, manufacturing lines, fiber loss test sets, optical return loss meters, and lab instrumentation. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Pre-Terminated Cable helps maximize rack density.

July 23, 2015

Specifically designed for use with angled RapidNet panels, RapidNet RNS Short Body Cassette is available in Category 6 UTP and provides 6 ports per cassette or 24 ports in 1U. Ports come standard in black but are available in choice of colors, which can help define network features such as routes, services, hierarchies, or security levels. In addition, colors can be used to define connections within shared space, such as in co-location data centers. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Fiber Microcable increases capacity in confined areas.

June 30, 2015

Available with 12–144 fibers from full range of OFS application-specific fibers, MiDia® FX Cable features optimized buffer tubes and jacket rifling designed for optimized air-blown installation performance using microducts. Mechanical and environmental protections are in compliance with Telecordia GR-20, and design helps facilitate fiber cable deployment. Increasing capacity and fiber density in space-limited areas as needed, product also provides flexibility for future technology upgrades.
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Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

All-Dry Fiber Microcable improves safety and productivity.

February 17, 2015

While improving safety and productivity, MiDia® Dry FX microcable helps reduce fiber cable installation expense. Fibers emerge from buffer tubes ready for fusion splicing or optical testing, eliminating need for cleaning products. Available in 3 constructions containing up to 144 fibers, product comes with bend-insensitive AllWave® + fiber. Entirely dry cable technology replaces gel-based filling and flooding compounds traditionally used to prevent spread of water in outside plant cables. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Finding the Right Photoelectric Sensor

October 30, 2014

Locon Sensor Systems, Inc. offers a variety of photoelectric sensor options to ensure we have something to suit your range of application needs. What’s more, we can also custom design sensors to make sure it’s built to your exact specifications. That said, let’s take a look at the different options we offer, and discuss a feature or two of each. Cylindrical Photoelectric Sensors We...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Connector and Termination Kit hasten fiber optic repair/install.

October 14, 2014

Attaching to cable via mechanical means, LC Crimp and Cleave Connector utilizes optical and mechanical properties of HCS® (Hard Clad Silica) and Graded Index HCS® optical fibers. GiHCS® optical fiber in Low Smoke Zero Halogen (LSZH) cable construction with Crimp and Cleave LC connectors accelerates fiber optic cable installation/repair by technicians without any power, epoxy, gel, or polishing for termination. Products support Fast (100 Mbps) and Gigabit (1,000 Mbps) Ethernet data rates. Read More

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

Fiber Cables suit high-density data center applications.

October 8, 2014

Equipped with Push-Pull tab connectors, N820-T Premium Series LC/LC 10 GbE Fiber Cables can be installed or removed with one hand; no tools are needed. Features such as slim uniboot design, short connectors, and ceramic ferrule make cables suitable for LANs, SANs, high-speed parallel interconnects for head-ends, telecommunications rooms, and data centers. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Serial Data Link Products withstand severe-duty conditions.

September 25, 2014

Serving as direct replacement for Garrettcom/Dymec5800 series of serial data over optical fiber products, Reliance RLFDX Series includes substation-rated fiber optic RS-232, RS-422, RS-485 2/4 Wire as well as TTL Logic Data Link/Repeater. Products can transmit serial data up to 30 Km and feature electrical isolation. Areas of use include such electric power transmission and utilities, factory floor, water treatment, petroleum refining markets, and all out-of-plant installations. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

TE Connectivity to Showcase High-Speed, Energy Efficient Fiber Connectivity at ECOC 2014

September 24, 2014

HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania –TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity, today announced that it will showcase its latest optical solutions and innovations at ECOC 2014 from September 22-24 in Cannes, France. The company will exhibit its new Coolbit optical engine -- the driving technology behind TE's soon-to-be-released 100G, 300G and 400G active fiber optics portfolio. "In...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

CBTC System Used in Metro Sao Paulo

September 22, 2014

Higher capacity and safety with CBTC system Around 4.5 million passengers use the metro to get around the city of So Paulo every day. State-of-the-art train control and safety systems, such as the communication-based train control (CBTC) system, are used to guarantee a high degree of safety and ensure optimal use of the metro lines. HUBER+SUHNER supplied the entire array of radio frequency...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Gore to Show Latest Advancements in High-Speed Data Transmission Cables at Apex

September 19, 2014

Landenberg, PA– In response to the rapidly changing technology in today’s aircraft, W. L. Gore Associates is expanding its family of high-speed data cables for the aerospace industry. These products meet the industry’s unique challenges to improve pilot communication and passenger in-flight entertainment while reducing downtime for maintenance and decreasing operating costs. At the APEX...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

TE Connectivity Showcases Advanced Mobile Network Solutions at CTIA 2014

September 15, 2014

CPRI DAS Interface, Powered Fiber, Public Safety DAS Among Featured Products MINNEAPOLIS - TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity, today announced that it will be showcasing a range of advanced mobile network solutions at CTIA's Super Mobility Week, to be held September 9-11 at the Sands Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. At booth #3438, TE will be exhibiting these...Read More