a hand inserting optical transceiver in to a fiber management panel

What is Optical Transceiver Module?

The speed and stability of the network are making a great leap forward thanks to the high bandwidth and low attenuation brought by fiber optics. The optical transceiver module is the major building block in the fiber-optic network, which conveys the information across communication channels for your optical systems. This article offers some rudiments about optical transceiver module and suggestions of choosing fiber…

10G SFP module for optical transmission

Comparison of 10GBASE-T and 10G SFP+ Transceiver

With the growing need for higher capacity network connectivity, 10G network transmission is becoming increasingly popular. 10G SFP+ optical transceiver and 10GBASE-T copper transceiver are the two main options of the 10G network. It becomes a challenge to choose the appropriate 10G connectivity for every IT worker. This article will compare 10GBASE-T with 10G SFP+ transceiver from the perspectives of…

Single Mode Bend Insensitive Fiber Optic Cable patchcord

How To Choose The Right Fiber Patch Cable ?

Do you need single mode or multimode fiber optic cable? If you already have a cable and you need more of it, you can usually tell the type of cable by the color of it. Single-mode cable is typically yellow.  Multi-mode cable (either 62.5 microns or 50 microns) is usually orange. And 10GB multi-mode cable is usually aqua. If you don’t know the color,…