Unarmored cable

Unarmored cables are non-metallic cables

Fiber Optic Mania

Fiber Optic Mania is an online journal dedicated to fiber optics. Fiber Optic Mania attempts to organize world’s knowledge in fiber optics so that it can be accessible by everyone. We deliver latest technological advancements, news and product announcements from fiber optic technology suppliers. The…

Market Impact of Corning’s Acquisition of Samsung

Corning Inc, the global pioneer in fiber optic industry has completed acquisition of Samsung’s Fiber optic business. The news of this acquisition has been in air for several months. Take over of Korea based Samsung’s Fiber business by US based Corning will have major impact…

Will Hicks and His Contributions to Fiber Optics

Will Hicks, one of the greatest contributors to fiber optics, whose name is often associated with the founding fathers of fiber optics, passes away on February 14.. We at Fiber Optic Mania mourn at his demise. He was 91 years old and was a resident of…

Optical-fiber cables

What are the Recent Trends in Optical Fiber Cable Designs?

This might be an interesting topic of discussion to a few engineers engaged in fiber optic cable design. We don’t intend to provide any mathematical formula used in the fiber optic cable design in this post, but this may show you the trend in optical fiber…

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What is Google’s Interest in Building Fiber to the Home Networks?

Google in its official blog announced on the 30th of this month that Kansas City, KS, will be the first testbed for its high speed broadband based on fiber to the home (FTTH) network. Google has been working with partner companies to make this project…