October 6, 2008
JDSU Visual Fault Locator Speeds Cost-Efficient Deployment of FTTx Networks and Broadband Services
MILPITAS, Calif., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JDSU today announced the release of the pocket-sized FFL-050 (fiber fault locator) and the ruggedized FFL-100 Visual Fault Locators (VFL) for installing and troubleshooting fiber optic cable.
"JDSU VFLs offer the best performance in the industry," said Matt Brown, director of product management for the JDSU Communications Test and Measurement segment. "While a VFL can be used as a point solution, we also include them as a complementary tool that adds significant value to higher-end, modular JDSU fiber test instruments such as the T-BERD/MTS-6000."
The FFL-050 and the FFL-100 VFL are both equipped with a 2.5mm interface, compatible with connectors such as SC, ST, and FC, while the 1.25mm adapter enables connection to LC and MU connectors. The VFLs can also be used to perform end-to-end continuity tests and fiber tracing and identification.
JDSU (Nasdaq: JDSU; and TSX: JDU) enables broadband and optical innovation in the communications, commercial and consumer markets. JDSU is the leading provider of communications test and measurement solutions and optical products for telecommunications service providers, cable operators, and network equipment manufacturers. JDSU is also a leading provider of innovative optical solutions for medical/environmental instrumentation, semiconductor processing, display, brand authentication, aerospace and defense, and decorative applications. More information is available at http://www.jdsu.com/.
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