ElectroniCast releases Fiber Optic Component Attenuator Global Market Forecast

The worldwide use of fiber optic component attenuators reached $146.7 million last year (2020).    October 6, 2021 — ElectroniCast Consultants, a leading market research & technology forecast consultancy addressing the fiber optics communications industry, today announced the release of their market forecast of the global consumption of component-level fiber optic attenuators in communication applications. According to the study, the…

Summary of Fiber Optics You Ever Wanted to Know

Communication over distance has come a long way since the first days of the telephone. Current technology allows us to communicate with people anywhere on the planet thanks to the Internet. But what is the tech that allows us this great privilege? Fiber optics. Undoubtedly, you’ve heard of fiber optics, but what exactly are they? And how do they work? In this…

The World Celebrates the Birthday of Father of Fiber Optics

Today, the November 4 is the birthdate of Sir Charles Kuen Kao (Professor Kao), the man who is known as the Godfather of Broadband, Father of Fiber Optics and the Father of Fiber Optic Communication. FOMSN joins with the world of fiber optic professionals to celebrate his birthday. FTTH Council Europe has sent out an email to the registered users to remind the “Gimme Fibre Day”, which is on 4th November as a tribute to Professor Kao.

Why Fiber Optics is Ideal for Cloud Computing

Fiber optic technology is still underutilized, even though it represents the cutting edge in connectivity. Seeking Alpha, a technology market news source, reported that only 11% of Internet connections use fiber optics. Cloud computing is one area of opportunity for fiber optic connectivity. Because the cloud offers infrastructure services over the Internet, the level of performance provided depends on the…