Kevin Miller

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M2 Optics Awarded Patent for New Fiber Optic Cable Adapter

Posted by Kevin Miller on Fri, Aug 11, 2017 @ 09:08 AM

M2 Optics Inc., a manufacturer of customized testing and networking platforms for fiber optic communications, has been awarded a patent (#9,696,512) by the USPTO for a specially designed fiber optic cable feedthrough branded the FT adapter.  The purpose of this adapter is to allow a fiber optic cable to pass through a variety of panel types, such as a device enclosure, without requiring an additional connection point on the panel itself.

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Topics: fiber optic cable feedthrough, cable feedthrough adapter, fiber optic adapter

M2 Optics Awarded Patent for Wavelength-Selective Optical Switching Device

Posted by Kevin Miller on Fri, Feb 26, 2016 @ 08:02 AM

The SwitchLightTM enables users to select and route specific wavelengths at the physical layer for communications network monitoring, multicasting, and other optical add-drop applications.

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Topics: wavelength filtering, network monitoring, optical switch, layer 1 switch, optical add-drop, wavelength selective switch

New PON Simulation Platform Available from M2 Optics

Posted by Kevin Miller on Wed, Sep 16, 2015 @ 11:09 AM

The efficient Flex-PON system is ideal for PON testing and training applications, as it is both customized to the user’s requirements and easily re-configured for changing requirements.

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Topics: PON, passive optical network, optical fibers, fiber network simulation, pon simulator

M2 Optics Introduces Most Advanced Fiber Optic Network Simulation Platform

Posted by Kevin Miller on Fri, May 8, 2015 @ 16:05 PM

Designed for companies developing and deploying fiber-based systems, the Fiber Lab 3200R allows users to showcase their test fiber in the most professional and sophisticated manner.

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Topics: fiber optic test, fiber spools, optical fiber spools, fiber latency, fiber optic network simulator

M2 Optics Announces Ultra-High Density LGX-style Modules

Posted by Kevin Miller on Fri, Sep 26, 2014 @ 10:09 AM

With the ability to provide up to 288 optical splitters in a standard 3RU chassis, or 48 in a 1RU chassis, the SplitLight modular platform offers network operators a scalable alternative that saves both rack space and costs. 

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Topics: PON splitters, SplitLight, network monitoring, m2 optics, optical splitters, network taps, lgx splitter, lgx module

M2 Optics Partners with Narra Systems LLC

Posted by Kevin Miller on Mon, Mar 31, 2014 @ 10:03 AM

Companies team up to develop LightClick management software for M2’s SwitchLight solution. The companies will display the solution at Interop 2014 in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, in Narra Systems’ Booth #2166, from April 1st-3rd

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Topics: narra systems, test lab automation, cloud orchestration, optical switching, m2 optics

Highly Flexible Optical Switching Solution Developed By M2 Optics

Posted by Kevin Miller on Tue, Jan 7, 2014 @ 21:01 PM

SwitchLight™ addresses multiple optical networking applications within a single device to reduce complexity, cost, and space.

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Topics: optical networking, optical switching, switchlight, m2 optics, optical multicast, network taps

M2 Optics Enhances Flexibility of SplitLight Solution

Posted by Kevin Miller on Thu, Aug 1, 2013 @ 17:08 PM

Already offering the highest density of passive optical taps in 1RU for network monitoring applications, the SplitLight can also be customized to address both WDM and PON splitter applications in a single platform.

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Topics: wavelength filtering, WDM, PON splitters, cwdm, optical taps, network taps

M2 Optics Launches Industry’s Highest-Density Optical Tap Solution

Posted by Kevin Miller on Mon, Jan 7, 2013 @ 19:01 PM

Offering up to 128 splitters in a single 1RU chassis, the SplitLight provides maximum density and flexibility, while significantly reducing rack space requirements

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Topics: fiber optic tap, fiber taps, splitter chassis, SplitLight, m2 optics, optical tap, network tap

M2 Optics Offers Multi-Spool Dispersion Compensating Fiber Solution

Posted by Kevin Miller on Tue, Sep 18, 2012 @ 15:09 PM

A new test platform has been released by M2 Optics Inc. (Raleigh, NC) that provides multiple lengths of dispersion compensating fiber in a single 1RU chassis, enabling engineers to save significant rack space when using this specialty fiber for various applications.

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Topics: m2 optics, optical fibers, g.655, g.652, fiber lab, dispersion compensating fiber