Enterprise Selection Guide (2022)
Build your fiber optic network using AFL’s Enterprise Selection Guide to quickly find ordering information for data center, structured cabling and passive optical LAN applications.
Test & Inspection FTTx Solutions Guide
From the central office to the end point of the network, AFL has a wide variety of test and inspection tools to help verify, troubleshoot and maintain FTTx installations.
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[Brochure] Splice+ App
This brochure outlines the functionality of the Splice+ app that works with Fujikura devices for optical fiber splicing that have Bluetooth capability.
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.
AFL Company Overview
AFL company video which highlights our history, capabilities and solutions, products and services, core values, safety, environment and community outreach. To learn more about AFL, visit our website:
Introduction to Fiber Optic Technology
Patrick Dobbins, director of applications engineering and field engineering for AFL, provides an introduction to fiber optic technology in this presentation recording. For more information on the bas
Executive Summary: Be Ready for Modern Network Builds with Ribbon
Executive Summary from a series of AFL webinars that discusses the advantages of a ribbon architecture.
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.
FAQ: Splicing Collapsible Ribbon
AFL addresses some of the frequently asked questions about the best practices of splicing collapsible ribbon.
Six Reasons To Choose Fiber Optic Cable Over Copper Cable
This blog will discuss six reasons why technicians should choose optical fiber over copper cable when installing their network.
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Single-mode vs. Multimode Fiber
This blog will explore the differences between single-mode and multimode fiber.
The Basic Structure of Optical Fiber
This blog will explore the three main elements of optical fiber: the core, the cladding and the coating.
Intrinsic and Extrinsic Attenuation in Fiber Optic Cables
Attenuation, or the loss of light or signal, is nearly unavoidable when installing your fiber network. This blog will explore its two forms: intrinsic and extrinsic attenuation.
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.
AFL FTTx/PON Products Receive Awards from BTR’s Diamond Technology Reviews
Four AFL products were recognized by the 2021 Broadband Technology Report's (BTR) Diamond Technology Reviews.
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.
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.