Category Archives: Fiber Optics

Single Mode Fiber: Concerning Types and Applications

In optical fiber technology, single mode fiber (SMF) or monomode fiber, is an optical fiber that is designed for the transmission of a single ray or mode of light as a carrier to propagate at a time. Generally, single mode cable has a narrow core diameter of 8 to 10µm (micrometers), which can propagate at the wavelength […]

Fiber Optic Cabling Installation Best Practices Guide

Fiber Optic Cabling Installation Best Practices Guide

Implementation of these outlined fiber optic cabling installation best practices will ensure the best environment for proper functioning of your cables. These guidelines help improve operations by minimizing the risk of failure due to inadequate planning, mishandling of fiber cabling, improper testing, and reducing installation time. The following fiber cable installation guidelines are recommended as best […]