Gemma Church assesses the market for fibre optics beyond the telecoms industry
BBN International has released the FiBO 250 interferometric fibre optic connector testing system.
Krell Technologies has introduced the Radian System for processing bare optical fibres. Fibres can be polished at user selectable angles for R&D applications and production.
Scitec Instruments has released a Visual Fault Locator for visually identifying breaks or microbends in optical fibres. The instrument can also be used for fibre identification in an optical fibre bundle.
SEDI Fibres Optiques has released a connector for very high power laser delivery systems used in industrial or medical applications and compatible to the Mitsubishi design.
Krell Technologies has released Rev, which is a system for processing fibre optic connectors.
AMS Technologies has launched Fiberguide Industries' line of large core multimode optical fibres.
AMS Technologies released its GPX-3400 glass processing station, in combination with the LDC-200 Large Diameter Fibre Cleaver from the Vytran Corporation.
AMS Technologies has released its Comet laser cleaver, which is manufactured by Sagitta and complements its product range of fibre optic instruments.
PMC-Sierra has released a Gigabit-speed, multi-service fibre access gateway device with an integrated ITU-T G.984 GPON interface.