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What is fiber optics?
Fiber optics refer to any filament that is made of dielectric materials, which guides light, whether or not it is used to transmit signals.
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2003-03-31 JDS Uniphase platform adopts NI software
JDS Uniphase Corp. has selected National Instruments Corp.'s LabVIEW graphical development software as the preferred environment for use with the JDS Uniphase Multiple Application Platform fiber-optic test product line.
2004-04-07 Japan connector production down 12.91 percent in 2003
Production of connectors in Japan dropped 12.91 percent year-on-year last year.
2002-12-24 ITT to acquire Northrop Grumman unit
ITT Ind. Inc. has signed an agreement with Northrop Grumman Corp. to acquire the VEAM/TEC division of Northrop's Component Technologies sector.
2003-03-11 Interfacing the 1724-Type Microprocessor-controlled EDFA via a Serial Communication Port
This application note describes the communication protocol and the commands to instruct the 1724-type EDFA to perform the desired operation.
2005-11-22 Interconnect system targets apps in severe environmental conditions
The PRO BEAM connector series from Tyco Electronics is a fiber optic interconnect specifically designed for high data rate connections where resistance to severe environmental conditions is important.
2001-12-01 Intelligent tests for optical designs
This technical article discusses how optical communications engineers can learn from standard routing and signaling tests when working with fast switch fabrics.
2007-12-20 Intel sells telecom assets to Emcore for $85M
Emcore and Intel have entered a definitive agreement for Emcore to acquire the telecom-related portion of the latter's optical platform division for $85 million.
2004-01-16 Innovation thrives in optical transports
Our contributors show that while optical-transport markets may still be stuck in the doldrums, innovation continues in making that transport as efficient as possible.
2002-01-17 Initiative looks to drive 40Gbps optical networks
Component and systems vendors have allied to promote 40Gbps networking, hoping to convince carriers that the technology is feasible both in its economics and its complex physics.
2004-06-18 Infineon to refocus its global design network
Despite improving business conditions, Infineon Technologies AG is reducing scaling back its international design and development centers as it struggles to manage the costs of its R&D network, industry sources said.
2003-03-18 Infineon ships low power 10GbE transceiver
The company has begun shipment of its TenGiPHY single-chip transceivers for use in 10GbE WAN or LAN PHY devices.
2003-03-17 Infineon ships "intelligent" optical link monitors
The company has released a family of fiber-optic transceiver modules that feature "intelligent" capabilities for reliable monitoring performance.
2002-05-24 Infineon MAC implements SRP for ring-based networks
Infineon Technologies AG has unveiled the Rhea Resilient Packet Ring MAC that implements the Spatial Reuse Protocol (SRP) for ring-based fiber-optic networks.
2003-08-15 Infineon forges alliance with Taiwan-based firm
Infineon Technologies has signed an agreement with United Epitaxy Co. of Taiwan, to set up a fiber-optic component joint venture company.
2005-01-13 Infineon abandons sale of fiber optics unit to Finisar
Infineon Technologies is blaming long delays in filing documents with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for its decision to abandon the proposed sale of its laser and fiber optics subassembly business to Finisar Corp.
2009-01-23 Indonesia comms provider taps Fujitsu, NSW for optic-fiber nets
Fujitsu Ltd and its partner Norddeutsche Seekabelwerke GmbH (NSW) have won a turnkey contract from PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk (PT Telkom) worth more than $100 million to install a submarine optic-fiber cable system for the Indonesian islands Kalimantan, Sulawesi, Java, Bali and Lombok.
2003-03-03 India-based telecom providers to deploy Corning optical fibers
Tata Teleservices and Videsh Sanchar Nigam will jointly deploy Corning's optical fiber along a major portion of their long-distance network.
2001-10-16 Increase fiber utilization with 1,300nm VCSELs
This technical article focuses on the advantages of using 1,300nm VCSELs to improve the utilization of single-mode fiber and cost-effectiveness of tomorrow's WANs/MANs.
2002-12-26 Huaguang Ceramics establishes optical components venture
Shandong Zibo Huaguang Ceramics Co. Ltd has entered into an agreement with Phoenix Japan Inc. and DSCOM Inc. to establish a joint venture named Zibo Huaguang Phoenix Optoelectronic Co. Ltd. With a registered capital of $13.8 million, the joint venture will mainly produce high-end eramic cores, ceramic sleeve, fiber-optic connector, and jumper for optic communication applications.
2004-02-16 Honda offers Stratos MU connectors
Honda Connectors Inc. has appointed Stratos Lightwave Inc. as a value-added reseller of its MU fiber-optic connector products in North America and Europe.
2002-10-18 Harting modular SC connector integrates 24 contacts
The Han-Modular SC connector allows system integrators to integrate up to 24 SC contacts in one connector.
2002-08-12 Hanback offers optoelectronic training kit
Hanback Electronics Co. Ltd has announced the availability of the HBE-OPT-303 optoelectronic training kit designed for university students and laboratory engineers.
2012-09-10 Gyro market post 4.3% annual rate, to reach 1.66b in 2017
According to Yole Developpement's latest report, the market for Inertial Measurement Units(IMUs) was stable in 2011 with a size of $1.75 billion
2008-02-28 Google, international telcos lay trans-Pacific cable system
A group of international companies have joined forces to establish an under underwater fiber-optic cable linking the United States and Japan.
2010-06-03 GBI, Pacnet improve Gulf region-Asia connection
Middle East submarine cable operator Gulf Bridge International (GBI) and Pacnet have partnered to extend their international connectivity and provide new and cost-effective solutions for customers.
2002-09-04 Furukawa Electric builds cable plant in Suzhou
Furukawa Electric Co. Ltd has constructed a fiber-optic cable production plant in Suzhou, China in cooperation with Jiangsu Etern Group and Huadian Engineering Corp.
2002-10-23 Fujikura coupler, combiner improve losses
Fujikura Ltd's new series of PANDA fiber-optic coupler and PBCs feature lower wavelength dependent loss and temperature dependent loss.
2008-03-17 FTTH cozies up to consumers
Early findings suggest consumers tend to adopt and enjoy fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) video services at rates higher than for competing services based on satellite, cable and fiber to the neighborhood node.
2011-03-28 FOTE markets to grow with 3G/4G, FTTH deployments
Frost & Sullivan reports that the world FOTE market earned revenues of over $544.6 million in 2010 and forecasts it to reach $695.2 million in 2015.
2010-07-19 FO short link transmitter/receiver optimizes isolation
Fiber optic short link transmitter/receiver provides transient voltage suppression of 12kV in compliance with IEC 60664-1.
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