Achieving a Connected World
In this blog, AFL discusses what it will take to Achieve a Connected World, including a skilled workforce and a network that has flexibility, accessibility and expandability.
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Single-mode vs. Multimode
This blog will explore the differences between single-mode and multimode fiber.
Product Spotlight: Fujikura 90S+ Fusion Splicer
Check out this blog to learn more about our Fujikura 90S+ Fusion Splicer with a key, new attribute: Active Fusion Control.
The Basic Structure of Optical Fiber
This blog will explore the three main elements of optical fiber: the core, the cladding and the coating.
Introduction to Fiber Optic Technology
AFL's director of applications engineering and field engineering provides an introduction to fiber optic technology in this presentation recording.
Three Reasons to Use Ribbon Technology
Check out this AFL webinar for reasons why you should use ribbon technology within modern networks.
Webinar Recording - Be Ready for Modern Network Builds with Ribbon
Webinar recording of AFL's Lucas Mays discussing how to be ready for the modern network builds with ribbon fiber.
Brochure: Apex® Fiber Optic Splice Closure
Brochure that outline AFL's Apex® Fiber Optic Splice Closure solutions and benefits.
Webinar Recording: "High Density Meets Faster Installation," Featuring Apex®
High Density Meets Faster Installation webinar presented by KGPCo and AFL addresses the accelerated 5G deployments demand for fiber-rich fronthaul and backhaul, featuring AFL's Apex® splice closure.
ASCEND® High Density Platform Cassette Installation
Cassette installation for the ASCEND High Density Platform fiber housing.
ASCEND® Trunk Cable Installation
Installation demo of trunk cables for the AFL ASCEND® modular platform.
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.
Application Note: ASCEND® Cable Mounting Bracket
This Application Note reviews ASCEND® cable mounting brackets, an accessory to the ASCEND product line, and the maximum cable diameters that can fit within these brackets.
Enterprise Selection Guide (May 2021)
AFL created this Enterprise Selection Guide to improve customer experience while helping them build an end-to-end solution.
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.
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.