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  • How Communication and Collaboration Drives Success

    How Communication and Collaboration Drives Success

    Profile on Donda Bishop, General Manager of AFL's Aerial Cable Systems (ACS) business unit.  

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  • Extreme Density Calls for Extreme Cables

    Extreme Density Calls for Extreme Cables

    AFL's Patrick Dobbins, the Director of Solutions Engineering, provides information on extreme high density cables including its biggest users, its technology, recommendations on installation and more.

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  • The Collision of Cloud and the Edge, Part 2: Preparing for Impact

    The Collision of Cloud and the Edge, Part 2: Preparing for Impact

    Josh Simer, AFL Market Manager for Service Providers and MSOs, outlines a likely-to-be common scenario for network operators when developing C-RAN and Edge data centers.

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  • Getting the Most out of a High-Fiber Diet Part 2 – Supporting Ecosystem

    Getting the Most out of a High-Fiber Diet Part 2 – Supporting Ecosystem

    In this follow-up blog, Dave Tanis explores the high-density fiber “ecosystem” that connects high fiber count cables into an optimized system delivering services.

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  • Getting the Most out of a High-Fiber Diet Part 1 – Cable

    Getting the Most out of a High-Fiber Diet Part 1 – Cable

    In this blog, AFL's Dave Tanis discusses the factors that contribute to higher fiber count cables and how AFL's Wrapping Tube Cable with SpiderWeb Ribbon® meets that challenge.

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  • The Collision of Cloud and the Edge

    The Collision of Cloud and the Edge

    To understand why C-RAN and Edge Computing are happening, we need to look at the drivers of each, and when we do, we’ll see there isn’t necessarily an inevitable “collision.” 

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  • AccessWrap™ is taking off…

    AccessWrap™ is taking off…

    AFL's AccessWrap™ is catching up in popularity with SkyWrap® for aerial fiber optic cable in Europe.

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  • Black Swans and Fiber Networks

    Black Swans and Fiber Networks

    AFL solutions for building a service provider network with expandability, flexibility and accessibility to help combat black swan events, like COVID-19.

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  • New Does Not Equal Clean

    New Does Not Equal Clean

    Inspect, Clean, Inspect and Connect every time to keep fiber optic networks up and running optimally. 

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  • AFL Response - COVID-19 - 05/14/2020

    AFL Response - COVID-19 - Executive Order – Securing the US Bulk-Power System from Stephen T. Ferguson EVP, Sales, Marketing & Customer Service

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  • Problems Solved: The 4 Key “Whys” of AFL’s Metal-Coated Fibers

    Problems Solved: The 4 Key “Whys” of AFL’s Metal-Coated Fibers

    This blog summarizes the four key problems of metal-coated fibers and how AFL's specialty fibers address these challenges.

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  • Rethinking Purpose: How AFL Partner JMA Wireless Responded to COVID-19

    Rethinking Purpose: How AFL Partner JMA Wireless Responded to COVID-19

    Admist COVID-19, JMA Wireless, an OEM partner of AFL Optical Telecom, reshifted its manufacturing efforts from wireless solutions to a mechanical ventilator to help with the shortage of ventilators.

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  • There is Only One One-Click®

    There is Only One One-Click®

    Learn about AFL's One-Click® Cleaner products that are available for a variety of connectors and applications. 

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  • AFL Response - COVID-19 April 3, 2020

    AFL Response - COVID-19 April 3, 2020

    COViD-19 Update from AFL President & CEO, Jody Gallagher April 3, 2020

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  • AFL Response - COVID-19 - March 27, 2020

    AFL’s response to the Coronavirus pandemic.

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  • AFL Response - COVID-19 - March 17, 2020

    AFL is closely monitoring the dynamics of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and continues to take necessary steps to mitigate the impact on the health and safety of our associates and...

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  • The Economic Drivers of 5G

    The Economic Drivers of 5G

    Josh Simer, AFL's Service Provider Market Manager, continues the 5G discussion by reviewing the economic drivers of 5G.

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  • Reflections from the 2019 BICSI Fall Conference

    Reflections from the 2019 BICSI Fall Conference

    AFL application engineer, Lucas Mays, reflections on his experience at the Fall 2019 BICSO conference while also winning an innovation award.

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  • The Best Medicine for Network Outage Headaches

    The Best Medicine for Network Outage Headaches

    AFl's Test and Inspection explains the importance of cleaning and inspecting data center networks and how the new FOCIS Lightning can help.

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  • Let There be Light

    Let There be Light

    Seán Adam, AFL's VP of market strategy & innovation, kicks off a new 5G blog series that will focus on the emerging 5G ecosystem and infrastructure elements needed to transition to 5G.

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