fibre optic cable


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  • noun

Synonyms for fibre optic cable

a cable made of optical fibers that can transmit large amounts of information at the speed of light

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The Oman Telecommunications Company (Omantel) declared that it is in discussion with Haya Water and Telecomunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) to lease high-speed fibre optic cables to home and offices in Muscat governorate from Haya Water.
Wayne Quesnel, development design engineer for AFL's conductor accessories division, received a patent for a wedge dead end that supports optical ground wire, a fibre optic cable primarily used by the electric utility industry, placed in the topmost position of a transmission line where it shields conductors from lightning while providing a telecommunications path for internal as well as their party communications.
Furthermore, this analysis shows that there are many first and second generation fibre optic cables in the Europe Atlantic region which must be reaching full capacity and proving expensive to maintain.
This extensive broadband infrastructure, which includes hundreds of kilometers of fibre optic cable, is now equipped with Gigabit Ethernet technology, enabling the provision of bandwidth capacity for data networking, high-speed Internet access, e-business applications, videoconferencing and other advanced multimedia communications services.
Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW), a world-leading supplier of optical fiber and cable, and Fibre Optic Cable and Accessories Limited (FOCAL), a Vietnam fiber-optic cable manufacturer, announced today that Vietnam Telecoms National Co.
Under the arrangement, Corning and VNPT will each own 50 percent of the company, which will manufacture fiber optic cable under its existing name, Fibre Optic Cable and Accessories Limited (FOCAL).
The new venture will continue to manufacture fiber optic cable for telecommunications under the name Fibre Optic Cable and Accessories Limited (FOCAL).