Fiber

White Paper: Fiber Connector Inspection — Why It Matters and How It Works

As bandwidth demands rise and loss budgets get tighter, specks of dust and dirt, oils, and anything else on a connector end face can wreak havoc on network performance.

In the world of fiber optics, where light is transmitting through an 8-micron fiber core, a speck of dirt can be likened to a boulder in the middle of the road. It does not take much to put that low loss connector out of commission.

Read the source article at content.aflglobal.com

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