Archive for category: Fiber Optic Cables

Loss Budget Analysis of Fiber Optic Cables

28 December, 2013 (16:26) | Fiber Optic Cables | By: fiberopticis

Loss budget analysis is the calculation and verification of a fiber optic system’s operating characteristics. This encompasses items such as routing, electronics, wavelengths, fiber type, and circuit length. Attenuation and bandwidth are the key parameters for budget loss analysis. Analyze Fiber Optic Link Loss In The Design Stage Prior to designing or installing a fiber […]

The difference of Single-mode Fiber & Multi-mode Fiber

27 December, 2013 (14:51) | Fiber Optic Cables | By: fiberopticis

Understanding the characteristics of different fiber types aides in understanding the applications for which they are used. Operating a fiber optic system properly relies on knowing what type of fiber is being used and why. There are two basic types of fiber: multimode fiber optic cable and single-mode fiber optic cable. Multimode fiber is best […]