This is a discussion on Fiber Optic within the Networking Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. I am hooking up a fiber network. Using mm 62.5/125. I have terminated into a patch panel and ran a
I am hooking up a fiber network. Using mm 62.5/125. I have terminated into a patch panel and ran a patch cord between my panel and the switch. My fiber is a corning running at a wavelength of 1300nm. The patch cord is a belkin running at a wavelength of 1310nm.
Is this why my fiber is not connecting?
Question about network setup using fiber converters I work for a company and from time to time we install computers at different sites(either in separate offices in a building or two different buildings) to help both locations monitor information displayed on the software we use on the computer. we typically set up one computer to be a "Master" and...
01-29-2013 04:53 PM
Need Fiber Optic Networking Advice Hi,
I am a Security Officer at a residential community. I have a lot of networking experience, but I have no fiber-optic networking experience.
Our community needs to set up a network between two gates which spans the distance of about 4,000 feet. What we will use the network for...
11-14-2012 08:35 AM
Fiber Optic Installation Hi,
We're planning to install 24 strand singlemode fiber optic cable in three locations. What is the best way to run the cables between the 3 locations. Location 1 is in the south, 2 is in the middle and 3 is in the north pretty much in a straight line.
Should we run one fiber optic cable...
Cabling and Network Cards
04-26-2012 10:03 AM
Old fiber switches and media converters I have some old fiber stuff around and decided to put it to use to get gigabit over a long run, replacing an unreliable wireless setup.
I have 2 fiber to copper media converters, Trendnet TFC-1000MSC. I was simply going to use those to extend the copper at both ends between modern gigabit...
05-19-2011 12:24 PM
Fiber optic install I am about to embark on my first fiber optic install and would like some input and help.
I have a few buildings that i want to run fiber between, lets say 5 to keep it simple. We are going to run a mmf between the buildings and have a termination box in each building. For now we are looking at...