Subscribe to our newsletter

Get the latest news from CommScope direct your inbox every month


Contributors of Latency in a Fiber Optic System

April 12th, 2017
Fiber optic latency: In an optical fiber system, there are a minimum of five latency contributions. Two are created as the sign...

Fiber Optic

The Network Operating Costs of Fiber Cable Management Systems

November 30th, 2016
Fiber Network Operating Costs: As a means of keeping operational network costs down, service providers around the world are inc...

Fiber Optic

Fiber Cable Management Best Practices

November 23rd, 2016
Exploring Fiber Cable Management Best Practices: Rack Size and Rear Access The decision between 19- or 23-inch racks, ETSI rack...

Fiber Optic

Splicing Connectors: On-Frame and Off-Frame

November 16th, 2016
Splicing Connectors The splicing of outside plant (OSP) fibers to connectorized pigtails, to allow termination panel access to ...

Fiber Optic

Optical Distribution System Architecture: Cross-Connect

November 9th, 2016
When configuring an optical distribution frame (ODF), one of the first considerations is the decision between interconnect and ...

Fiber Optic

Optical Distribution System Architecture: Interconnect

November 2nd, 2016
When configuring an Optical Distribution Frame (ODF), one of the first considerations is the decision between interconnect and ...

Fiber Optic

Functional Requirements Of A Fiber Distribution System: Splicing

October 26th, 2016
Splicing: Splicing in fiber optics is the physical joining of two separate optical fibers with the goal of having 100-percent s...

Fiber Optic

The Importance of a Slack Storage System For Network Reliability

October 20th, 2016
Overcoming Cable Management Problems with Storage: Most ODF systems encounter cable management problems in the storage of exces...

Fiber Optic