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Optical Fiber Cable

We are looking for information on below questions: cable types: • what are drop cables? What is the difference between drop and indoor cables? • what is the difference between normal drop cables and hardened connectors? • in case of hardened connectors, why is the cost per foot not similar, ? Is it because the connector is of fixed cost plus cost for the length of the cables? • how does multi-mode with less fiber count compare to single mode with high fiber count in terms of application, pros and cons and cost? • what's the use of armored cables apart from making cables detectable? Are there toned outdoor cables with single metal wire for detecting purposes like in the case of drop cables? • what is the need of fibres to be detectable (armored/toned) if they're laid in building duct systems? Cable laying: • why do drop optical fiber cables come in standard lengths? • how are optical cables connected? Can connectors be put on the field or they have to put in the factory at predetermined points? • what are the cost and time factors involved in connecting them in factory and on field. If can be put on field, what's the importance of fnap? • can two drop cables with connectors be connected on field? • can hardened drop cables be connected to normal drop cables on field? • can higher fiber count cables be split into separate lower count fibers? Is that cost effective? Where can those splitted cables be used? Cable life: • how frequently do cables need to be replaced? Are their in regulatory standards on the frequency?

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    Jim |V.P. Business Development

    No thank you....

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    Michael |Data Center Engineer

    I can answer all the questions below. Drop cable = ***** for a outlet or connector to the ...

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    Saeed |VP Business development

    Yes i am interested...

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Fiber Optic Sensors

I am looking for fiber optic sensors.

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    Claudio |Product developer

    Dear Busi2JjG6R. What can we I do to help you about this optical fiber opportunity? Hope to hear...

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    Robert |systems engineering

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Fiber Optics

I currently work for one of the market leaders in the implementation of telecom infrastructures in the caribbean. I need a project manager with fiber optics, installation, and management experience to work on a project in the caribbean. English knowledge, availability of mobilization to another country for 6 or plus months.

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    Charbel |Senior Network Consultant

    *****, send me your contact and details...

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    Randall |Systems Engineer

    I have 25 years experience in engineering and Project Manager Experience on large fiber systems. I d...

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    Vincent |Supplier Quality Engineer

    Please let me know your contact and requirements in detail Vincent ...

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Fiber Optical Cables

Hello all, i am looking for the information on industry best practices with respect to the procurement of fiber optical cables. Brief about the project: currently i am working for a telecommunication company who is looking to gain an understanding about the industry best practices with respect to the procurement of fiber optical cables. 1. What are the various types of fiber optical cables and which are highly used in telecom industry? 2. What is the average spend of large telecom companies on fiber optical cables? 3. What is the industry best practice with respect to engagement strategy of fiber optic cables - global vs. Regional vs. Local. - do large organizations engage with suppliers at global level or regional level or local level? What are the pros and cons of each model and which is the best model and why? 4. With how many supplier do large telecom companies work with? 5. Who are the top suppliers and what are their geographical and operational capabilities? What are the key parameters to choose a service provider? 6. What are the key trends with respect fiber optic cable manufacturers? 7. What are the opportunities of consolidation other telecom requirements with the fiber optical cable manufacturers?

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    Vishal |Solution Architect

    Hi, I am in telecom space for over two decades. I have been involved in very large fiber optic netwo...

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    Arturo |CEO , CTO

    hello Sir, I am available to discuss you inquiry. Regards Art Diaz ...

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Sealing Solutions In Micro-trenching For Optical Fiber Cable

Description/need: to understand the different sealing solutions used in laying of fiber optics cable using micro-trenching technology. Number of experts: 4 geography: us and canada possible companies: at&t, verizon, centurylink, rogers, bell canada, corporate technology solutions, ppc, teraspan networks in, gca applied technologies, mpm construct, dufferin concrete expert job titles: project manager, engineering head, operations manager we are looking for expert having significant experience in purchase and contracting of laying of fiber optic cables through micro trenching technology who can give us an understanding of the overall market for micro trenching. Key questions: 1) which are the top application areas of micro-trenching within the optical fiber application space? 2) who are the top players engaged in procuring and laying optical fiber cables using micro trenching technology in us and canada? 3) what are the advantages of micro trenching over other methods of laying optical fiber cables? 4) in terms of optical route miles, what will be the market for optical fiber cable in us and canada? What share will be through micro trenching ? 5) what kind of sealing solutions are prevalent for micro trenching? What are some of the key challenges with the same?

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    Ray |Vice President, Legal, General Counsel a

    I really dont have any experience or expertise with regard to this subject ***** thanks for rea...

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    Roberto |Director of Sales

    Sorry I don't have time to engage at this time....

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    George A Van |Planning and Design Management Engineer

    USD 200 My background is on Construction and Engineering for Fiber planning, engineer and placement...

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5g Infrastructure

I am working with a company that is interested in knowing the current costing, rates, and generally acceptable pricing integrators propose to wireless carriers for build-outs. Expertise related to 5g is particularly desired. 1. Our interest is mainly pricing to carriers however large infrastructure contractors using sub-contractors is acceptable. What is your experience with either of these? 2. Our target market is u.S. And canada. Is your experience in these markets? 3. This project is well suited for someone with first hand knowledge proposing rfq/rfp’s to wireless carriers or with procurement experience of same. Do you have this experience? 4. What do these carriers most look for when awarding a bid (ex: experience, deployment speed, past relationship, certifications and insurance coverage, etc.)?

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    Kemal |Head of Analytics Services Sales for AT&

    I have first hand knowledge of preparing RFP response and costing for 5G deployment and integration...

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    Roy |Rf Engineer

    I have extensive experience in Wireless systems including RF propagation, site planning, zoning, sit...

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    I have over 25 years of hands-on telecom experience. I have worked with and for AT&T, Sprint, TMO, ...

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It Sales Africa

I need a an it sales/business development consultant for egypt and africa. We are starting a new company and we want to get projects in africa. We can source cisco equipment with special low prices. We do all type of infrastructure implementation and among us are consultant in vsat and satellite capacity.

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    Kashan |Systems Engineer

    Hello, I am Kashan, I can assist you in roll-out of newly IT Project, I Posses extensive working an...

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    Raj |Vice President

    Hello, I have more then a 8 years of exp, into Network Solutions. I'm currently working for a compan...

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    Mario |CEO

    Hi. My name is Mario Carrizo, I'd like to know some more details about your proposal. I have more th...

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Submarine Communications Cable

I would like to contact experts in submarine cables. I would like to list potential businesses that can be developed by a company that has submarine cable. Besides selling internet capacity, what else could this company do with such great internet capacity? Thanks, roterdan

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    ronald |project manager projects

    we have dealt with laying of communication, termination, OG / OH cabled ...

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    Rawas |Strategic Sourcing Manager

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    Sammy |CEO

    We have produced business cases for submarine cable systems which could offer their assets as part o...

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Fiber Conduit And Pole Capacity

We are looking to speak with multiple (a) telecom regulators, (b) fiber network engineers, and (c) fiber industry executives. We would particularly be interested in speaking with someone who knows the northern virginia market well. This would be for a 1-hour paid phone consult. Please respond with a few brief statements to the topics below. 1. Are you familiar with fiber conduit and pole capacity in the northern virginia region? Please elaborate. 2. Can you speak to the incentives/limitations for a new provider to enter into the northern virginia cross-connect market? Please elaborate.

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    Stephen |Vice President

    Quote Updated....

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    David |Communications Engineer

    I'm a *****neer with underground and aerial fiber optic cable plant design and constru...

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    Diane |Sales Director

    I understand our challenges as it ***** conduit and pole capacity but I don't have a fiber coun...

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Fiber Optic Cables Laying And Maintenance

Hello! we are a global market research firm and are seeking experts who can assist us identify key trends and practices in the laying and maintenance of “fiber optic cables” in the us. List of requirements are given below: leading vendors (scope - us) • key suppliers involved in “fiber optic cable” laying and maintenance o construction companies o subcontractors • experience (if possible in fiber optic laying) • industries served & types of construction projects • innovations & trends in fiber operations and laying process /new methods of construction (prefabricated, modular etc.) /technology etc. Pricing models (scope - us) • engagement models/pricing models, contract structures & payment terms while engaging with construction companies during fiber optic cable laying • cost structures & key drivers • pricing for installation, deployment & maintenance – standard rates for fiber optic cables per meter • hypothesis – o is it possible to engage directly with sub-contractors? O “prices of smaller sub-contractors are higher than larger players” industry trends & practices (scope - us) • what are telecommunication companies doing in terms of pricing model and engagement model? • best practices from other industries that can be incorporated in the telecom industry? • negotiation levers while engaging with construction companies for fiber laying process we would like to engage via phone consult with experts knowledgeable about fiber optic cable laying/construction industry. Ideal candidates should have deep knowledge of industry trends and practices, key suppliers, pricing models, contract structures, best practices etc. We are looking for a phone consult for a time period of 1-2 hours to discuss all points mentioned above. Kindly drop in a note with your cv/relevant experience in the “fiber optic cable laying/construction” industry, if you are interested to proceed. Best regards, thomas

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    Randall |Systems Engineer

    I have 30 years experience in engineering and installing fiber cable. I have engineered and installe...

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    George |V.P. Engineering & Planning

    I am experienced in Subsea Cable Networks and Systems from concept to project management to maintena...

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    Md. Zubaid |Transmission Senior Engineer

    This role very close to my present job role & this post is better than from my present job & great o...

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Matlab Code For Brillouin Scattering

I need a matlab code for brillouin spectrum in optical fibers...,this is for a research project,i am actually evaluating the gain profile of brillouin scattering with reference to temperature

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    Biplab |Electronics, Sensor Design, IoT & IoT Bi

    You can *****louin spectrum from *****s section....Getting a spectrum *****...

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    Clint |Research Physicist, Ph.D. Web-Developer

    Hi. I have actually done this experiment and compared to *****lts. I am interested in w...

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    Richard |Programmer

    I can help you. I am familiar with Brillouin ***** my days as a physics *****ent ...

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Telecom Infrastructure

Our multinational firm is looking to speak to experts in the national technical tv and telecom infrastructure space who are or have been in senior management positions (at or above business unit md level). We’d like a spread across types of function such as commercial, product management, operations (incl project management and delivery, maintenance, logistics and service management), technology (it - not helpdesk). We would like to speak to people who can provide us with an understanding about how the target companies were operated and organized, details of systems and processes used and details of number of ftes /costs within specific functions. We are looking for people who work or have worked for companies like: -broadcast australia -tdf (france) -deutsche funkturn (germany) -american tower (us) -digita (finland) -red bee / ericcson (uk) -mobile broadband network limited ("mbnl") -cornerstone telecommunications infrastructure limited ("ctil") - uk -wireless infrastructure group - uk -cellnex (spain, italy, france, netherlands) -fps towers (france) -crown castle (usa) -axicom -inwit -indus towers (india) -grupo torresur (brazil) -protelindo (indonesia) -telefonica (uk) -wireless infrastructure group (uk) -enel (italy, france) -elster (germany) -ericsson (sweden) -ge grid solutions / alstom grid (usa, asia) -spml infra (india) -wasion group (china) -kore telematics (usa) -landis + gyr (switzerland) -eltel (eltel) -dimonoff (canada) these are individuals from a terrestrial broadcast, s&m, smart meters or telecom space. Referrals are also welcomed, thank you.

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    Gwain |Wireless Technology Consultant

    25 years at Qualcomm as VP of technology. During that time we dealt with many telecom companies and ...

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    Pankaj |Principle Commercial Manager (Senior)

    During my 20 years of Telecom Experience in UK & Europe, I have been managed to work with following...

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    Ian |Project Manager

    30 plus years at V odafone, EE, Verizon, Worldcom, Orange, France Telecom etc, I am sure I can help....

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An optical fiber (or fibre) is a glass or plastic fiber that carries light along its length. Fiber optics is the overlap of applied science and engineering concerned with the design and application of optical fibers. Optical fibers are widely used in fiber-optic communications, which permits transmission over longer distances and at higher data rates (a.k.a "bandwidth") than other forms of communications. Fibers are used instead of metal wires because signals travel along them with less loss, and they are also immune to electromagnetic interference. Fibers are also used for illumination, and are wrapped in bundles so they can be used to carry images, thus allowing viewing in tight spaces. Specially designed fibers are used for a variety of other applications, including sensors and fiber lasers. Light is kept in the "core" of the optical fiber by total internal reflection. This causes the fiber to act as a waveguide. Fibers which support many propagation paths or transverse modes are called multi-mode fibers (MMF). Fibers which can only support a single mode are called single-mode fibers (SMF). Multi-mode fibers generally have a larger core diameter, and are used for short-distance communication links and for applications where high power must be transmitted. Single-mode fibers are used for most communication links longer than 550 meters. Joining lengths of optical fiber is more complex than joining electrical wire or cable. The ends of the fibers must be carefully cleaved, and then spliced together either mechanically or by fusing them together with an electric arc. Special connectors are used to make removable connections.

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