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Myths of Fiber Optic

Fiber optic cable

Myths of Fiber Optic

Generally, Optical Fiber Optic Cable is made of one or different optical strands. The application locales of these exceptionally arranged Optical Fiber Cables fuse telecom, multinational firms, fantastic TV and therapeutic part. There are a couple of quirks that make Optical Fiber Cables generally usable in distinctive cutting edge parts and this form up analyzes the same.

The cost of amassing optical fiber connections is respectably less as diverged from tantamount measures of copper or coaxial connections. So, customers can buy Optical Fiber Cables at less cost.

This is one of the best contrivances of Optical Fiber Cables. These connections encounter less sign degradation or marker hardship, especially over long detachments as diverged from copper and coaxial connections. Therefore the sound and picture quality stays powerful furthermore the transmission speed is also speedier through optical fiber joins.

The light signs from one optical fiber join don’t interfere with the neighboring strands of other optical fiber joins. Along these lines, these strands could be successfully amassed to extra space.

Fiber Optic Cables have a more humble thickness as stood out from copper joins. Along these lines, various Optical Fiber Cables may be fitted in the same space. This rots the need to put additional connections besides decreases the weight of connections when laying them.

Since Optical Fiber Cables don’t use power, there is no probability of electric stun while dealing with these connections. Moreover, the potential outcomes of fire that could be brought on are also low if there ought to be an event of optical fiber joins.

The Optical Fiber Cables are significantly versatile. In any case, this is not the circumstances with copper and coaxial connections. Optical Fiber Cables may be viably bowed, tied, they don’t separate while being turned or tied. This property makes Optical Fiber Cables important in therapeutic portion where they may be used to take pictures inside the living natural substance and in building where optical fiber join Polaroid’s could be used to research hard-to-attain territories.

Google mega Project Undersea Cable


Undersea Cable

Google is ready to team up with five Asian telecommunications giant to establish another undersea cable system project from US to Japan.

The high speed internet optical fiber system called “FASTER” is estimated to cost around US$ 300 million, which will be invested by Google while partners China Mobile International, China Telecom Global, Japan’s K.D.D.I., Malaysia’s Global Transit and Singapore Sing Tel also supporting the project.

Construction of “Faster” is expected to start soon with the completion target is in second quarter of 2016. After completion the underwater infrastructure will have initial capacity to transfer 60 terabytes per second, said N.E.C., the system supplier.

N.E.C. also said the aim of the project is to provide high-speed internet in the Southeast Asian countries on Trans-Pacific route.

And furthermore the project will help Google strengthen ties between US and Asia in telecommunications field.

The optical fiber system will start from major hubs on US West Coast such as Los Angeles, Seattle, Portland and San Francisco on the other hand, It will terminate at Chikura and Shima in Japan from where it will connect to neighboring cable systems, stretching the project from Japan to other Asian countries.

“FASTER is one of a few hundred submarine telecommunications cables connecting various parts of the world,” FASTER executive committee chairman Woohyong Choi said in a statement.

“These cables collectively form an important infrastructure that helps run global Internet and communications.”

Google is being involved in the third major undersea cable system project in the last six years. Last year Google’s 8,900 Km fiber cable system connected Japan, China, Singapore and the Philippines while back in 2010 “Unity” went functional.

“At Google we want our products to be fast and reliable, and that requires a great network infrastructure, whether it’s for the more than a billion Android users or developers building products on Google Cloud Platform”, Google said in a blog post.