AFL offers unmatched end-to-end solutions to meet the demands of a fiber-to-the-x (FTTx) project. For electric utilities, enterprise, and service providers, we provide a full solution of passive components. This guide walks through some typical FTTx network solutions from the headend to “x” – for whatever you are taking fiber to, highlighting some of the typical passive AFL products that can be used for your network.
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AFL provides the expertise to help maximize the deployment and reliability of any FTTx network both now and in the future.
As a world leader in fiber optic cabling, connectivity, testing and splicing, AFL has the expertise to provide complete end-to-end solutions for MDU FTTx applications.
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