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Terminating Fiber in the Field

Terminating Fiber in the Field

There are three basic approaches to terminating fiber connections in the field: adhesive connection and field polishing, mechanical connectors and no...

Passive Optical TAPs: Network Visibility without Disruption

Passive Optical TAPs: Network Visibility without Disruption

Network visibility is a top priority for many IT managers.

Is OM5 Fiber a Good Solution for the Data Center?

Wideband multimode fiber (WBMMF) is a new fiber medium specified in ANSI/TIA-492AAAE, published in June 2016.

Versatile Fiber Systems Create More Flexibility for Your Network

Versatile Fiber Systems Create More Flexibility for Your Network

Fiber cable patching requirements can vary depending on the application and network environment.

Prepare for Data Center Growth with a Centralized Patching Field

Many companies are at a crossroads between outsourcing or upgrading their data centers. At the same time, they are tasked with lowering capital...

5 Things to be Aware of with WBMMF

Mike Connaughton, Berk-Tek Data Center Market Segment Manager, and Gary Bernstein, Leviton Senior Director of Project Management, Fiber and Data...

Leviton Opt-X Unity Continues to Support Next Generation 100G & 400G

Leviton Opt-X Unity Continues to Support Next Generation 100G & 400G

With many new applications on the near horizon designed to support 100G and 400G Ethernet, we can expect to see a dramatic increase in bandwidth an

Violet OM4+ and Identifying Fiber by Color

Color-coding is an integral part of our industry, as it helps to identify individual fibers, cable, and connectors.

Fiber Optic Polarity 101: A-B Polarity

Fiber Optic Polarity 101: A-B Polarity

Leviton's Technical Service Reps often receive questions about ensuring proper polarity in fiber optic networks.

New Switch Architectures and the Impact to 40/100G Migration in the Data Center - Leviton Blog

New Switch Architectures and the Impact to 40/100G Migration in the Data Center

As network demands continue to grow, data center equipment architectures have evolved. The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) introduced...

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