Posts Tagged: Fiber Optic Cables

Multi-mode Fiber Optic Cables vs Single-Mode Ones

Single-mode vs. Multi-mode Fiber Optic Cables

When you decide to create a fiber optic network, you’ll have the option of choosing between two different types of fiber optic cables. The first are called single-mode fiber optic cables, while the second are multi-mode fiber optic cables. They each have their own pros and cons, and you should weigh them out carefully before… Read more »

The Basics of Fiber Optics & Optical Networking [Infographic]

Fiber optic technology was first developed over 50 years ago, but we’ve only just recently begun to realize its full potential. From military radar systems to advanced medical techniques and, of course, Internet communications, the potential applications of fiber optics are numerous and varied. Because fiber optic networking is still a relatively new innovation, however,… Read more »