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Connector Selection Guide
Choose the connector with features important to you. As the only company capable of providing every termination option, AFL let’s you be the termination expert.
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Application Note: FUSEConnect® MPO Heater Attachment
This Application Note covers the set up and best practices for the heater attachment included with each FUSEConnect® MPO with heat shrink pack.
Rack Mount Panels Selection Guide
With a collection of available rack mounted panels, AFL provides options for different termination methods and densities, allowing you to choose what is best for your organization.
FUSEConnect® MPO Product FAQ
FAQ document containing the answers to the most common questions relating to the FUSEConnect® MPO.
ASCEND® High Density Platform
The ASCEND platform is a modular, high-density rack-mount solution designed for data center applications.
FUSEConnect® MPO Connectors on 3mm cordage
Video instructions showing the termination of an AFL FuseConnect MPO connector with a heat sleeve on 3mm cordage using a Fujikura 90R fusion splicer.
FUSEConnect® MPO Connectors on Ribbon or SpiderWeb Ribbon®
Video showing termination instructions for AFL FuseConnect MPO Connectors on Ribbon or Spiderweb Ribbon.
ASCEND® Tap Cassette ensures maximum optical performance
ASCEND Tap Cassette enables the efficient monitoring of network access points via patch cords right at the front of a rack mount system.
NodeFLEX™ Cable Assembly
NodeFLEX cable assemblies from AFL utilize an innovative bendable boot allowing a single cable to be used for either a straight or 90 degree configuration. Learn more on our website: https://bit.ly/33
Critical Nature of Symmetrical Gigabit - ISE Interview
in this video, AFL's Seán Adam, VP Market Strategy and Innovation chats with Janice Olivia, President, ISE Magazine about symmetrical gigabit broadband access.
AFL talks 5G Transformation with ISE Magazine
In this video interview, AFL's Seán Adam, VP Market Strategy and Innovation chats with Janice Olivia, President, ISE magazine about #5G and how it is transforming our daily lives.
Digital Divide, RDOF and How Suppliers Must Adjust to the Demand - ISE Interview
In this video, AFL's Seán Adam, VP Market Strategy and Innovation chats with Janice Olivia, President, ISE magazine about RDOF and how suppliers must adjust to the demand.
AFL Launches NodeFLEX™ Bendable Cable Assembly
NodeFLEX is a universal, flexible node cable assembly that features a bendable rubber boot with integrated steel rods which hold the cable in place up to 90° after flexing.
Francis Brady presents Termination Experts
Terminating fiber cable doesn’t have to be tricky business. Keep it simple by choosing the connector with features important to you.
ICT Today - Tomorrow's Modern Data Center
Seán Adam, AFL's vice president of market strategy and innovations, wrote the feature article of ICT Today's April/May/June 2020 issue, focusing on the need for a rich optical fiber infrastructure.
Seán talks Enabling the Customer in 2020 and our ASCEND® platform and 90 series fusion splicers.
Seán Adam, VP Market Strategy & Innovation, interviewed by CI&M at BICSI 2020, talks our three areas of focus for 2020, ASCEND high density modular platform and Fujikura 90 series fusion splicers.
The ASCEND® Modular/Rackmount Platform from AFL
AFL's Kevin Clayton talks about the four pillars of the AFL ASCEND rackmount platform.
ASCEND® High Density Modular Solutions
Product brochure for the ASCEND platform, a modular, high-density, rack-mount solution designed for data centers, central offices, headends and structured cabling networks.
ASCEND® Connectivity Solutions - Polarity Method F
This Application Note will specifically address the default polarity of the ASCEND high density platform, as well as basic architecture of systems with both SFP and QSFP transceivers.
AFL Receives Two New Patents
AFL receives two patents for technology and developments in Optical Connectivity and Apparatus (OCA) products.