Essays Tagged: "Optical fiber cable"

Corning Businesses

e fast growing markets of the world?s economy in three major business sectors. Corning manufactures optical fiber, cable and photonic products for the telecommunication industry; and high performance ... facture products for scientific, semiconductor and environmental markets. Corning offers a range of optical fiber products designed to perform in a variety of applications, including long-haul, submar ...

(3 pages) 31 1 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


Introduction Early optical fibers were only capable of carrying a single signal. These fibers were used as a "backbone" ... ill need to evaluate the signal to determine where it needs to go currently One component of an all optical communications network is the router. Typically, an optical or light signal comes to a route ... end the light to another both determine where this light is going as well as This router houses the optical switch. These optical switches are utilized to send data without the need to first convert t ...

(1 pages) 552 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

How have we revolutionized long distance communication

s to be small enough to travel through the fiber. That is the reason IR light is used in the cables.Optical Fiber cables have several advantages and disadvantages to copper wires. They are safer to us ... . They are also not a hazard next to power lines. They weigh less which makes handling much easier. Optical fibers don't suffer from Electromagnetic interference because they cannot be detected by rad ...

(5 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics