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LC Fiber Connector Definition, Types And User Guide

Fiber optic connector is a flexible device that can connect and disconnect fiber optic cable quickly. A large variety of fiber connector types are available, including LC fiber connector, SC fiber connector, FC fiber connector, ST fiber connector and so on. Among them, LC fiber optic connector is one of the most common types of fiber optic connectors. This article will…

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What Is an Ethernet Switch and How to Use It?

Nowadays, Ethernet switch has become an important part of a data center or computer networking to meet different needs. You might have heard about it but not so familiar with it. Then, what is an Ethernet switch? How does an Ethernet switch work? Let’s find out the answers in the following text. What Is an Ethernet Switch? Ethernet switch, the…

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What Is VLAN and How It Works?

With the rapid growth of networks in size and complexity, many companies have adopted VLAN technology to simplify network design and deployment. Then, what is VLAN and how it works? Let’s have a look at this post and then find an answer. What Is VLAN and How It Works? What Is VLAN? It’s known that a LAN (local area network)…

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What Does SFP Stand for And How to Use It?

With the increasing demand for higher bandwidth, multiple types of transceiver modules are designed for data transmission, including GBIC, SFP, SFP+, QSFP and so on. Well, what do GBIC, SFP, SFP+ and QSFP stand for? Among them, SFP has been used in popularity for over 15 years. This article will give an answer about “what does SFP stand for?” and tell you how to use…

Copper cable patch panel

How to Use Cat6a Patch Panel for Network Cabling?

Cat6a patch panel, a kind of copper patch panel has been an important contributor in 10 Gigabit Ethernet for network connection. Nowadays, it has been in widespread deployment in Ethernet network cabling. With such great importance, it’s necessary for us to know how to terminate Cat6a patch panel. An Overview of Cat6a Patch Panel Cat6a patch panel, an improved version…

Wall Mount Fiber Patch Panel

Wall Mount Patch Panel Basics and User Guide

Patch panel, an indispensable cable managing device, has been divided into a wall mount patch panel and rack mount patch panel for different applications. In the previous article, we have explored the rack mount patch panel. Therefore, in this time we will continue to explore the other branch of patch panel: wall mount patch panel. What Is Wall Mount Patch…