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Would You Choose OM5 for Data Center Cabling?

It is recognized that multimode fiber cable (MMF) is always a cost-effective cabling solution for short distance transmission, including OM1, OM2, OM3 and OM4. Nowadays an updated type of multimode fiber cable named OM5 has gained widespread attraction among researcher and specialist in optical communication. Is this kind of MMF cable also a good choice for data center cabling? What…

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Deploy 40G/100G in Your Data Center

Due to the massive amount of storage is needed for high bandwidth, the demand for higher capacity of network deployment is rapidly increasing. Obviously, the conservative 2-fiber transmission is not enough to satisfied the need. And 12 or 24-fiber 40/100G Ethernet migration is quickly becoming a hot spot. This article will provide some cabling solutions for 40G/100G cost-effective and simplified…

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Duplex Connectivity And Parallel Connectivity in Data Center

As the size of data center becomes larger and larger, the network deployment in data center is more and more complicated. In data center, duplex connectivity and parallel connectivity are two of the most commonly deployed cabling system. However, to satisfy different requirements for cabling system, these two connectivity solutions are often utilized together. This article is going to introduce…

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Saving Data Center Space to the Extreme With MPO Cable Assemblies

As data center gradually migrates to higher speed 40G and 100G networks, more and more devices will be crowded in. Space becomes the first factor that IT managers should take into consideration. To solve this issue, FS.COM has released a series of MPO cable assemblies, including HD TAB MPO fiber patch cable, MPO harness cable, MPO breakout patch panel and…

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Why Should We Choose SMF for Future-Proof Data Center Cabling?

When choosing fiber optic cable, users will always be in a delimma: single-mode or multimode, which one should we choose? Although multimode is cheaper in price, many facts indicate that single-mode cabling is better for future-proof data center cabling. MMF: A Penny Wise but A Pound Foolish Price is always the first factor that customers will take into consideration when…

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Cabling Solutions for a High-Density Data Center

With the ever-increasing demand on IT sources, data centers must grow to keep pace with the needs of users—whether in the company or beyond it. But adding more floor space is an expensive, disruptive and sometimes unaffordable option. One possible solution is to increase the density of the data center. But how to achieve a high-density data center? This post…

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