What Do You Know About Small Form-factor Pluggable Transceiver

The small form-factor pluggable (SFP) is a compact, hot-pluggable optical module transceiver used for both telecommunication and data communications applications. The form factor and electrical interface are specified by a multi-source agreement (MSA) under the auspices of the Small Form Factor Committee.It is a popular industry format jointly developed and supported by many network component vendors. An SFP interface on networking hardware provides the device with a modular interface that the user…

5G is NOT 4G+1

The global race is on to develop 5G, the fifth generation of mobile network. While 5G will follow in the footsteps of 4G and 3G, this time scientists are more excited. They say 5G will be different – very different. Recently, Spaniards had to re-tune all television sets as a result of the introduction of…

Types of Fiber Optic Cable

Fiber optic cable and fiber optic data transmission technology revolutionized data transfer in the late 20th century. In recent years it has become apparent that fiber-optics are steadily replacing copper wire as an appropriate means of communication signal transmission. Fiber optic cables are the medium of choice in tele communications infrastructure, enabling the transmission of…

The Difference Between MTP vs MPO Connectors?

MPO (Multifiber Pull Off) was the first generation of MTP designed by NTT. It is now the name of the category of multi-fiber connectors produced by several companies. MTP (Mechanical Transfer Pull Off), however, is USCONEC’s trade name for their own superior style of MPO connector. What is an MPO connector? MPO is the industry…