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The difference between Singlemode and Multimode and best practices for selecting the right fibre cable for your application.

There is an incredible selection of fiber optic patch cables connecting network devices available on the market. Choosing the right cable is not an easy task. And, if the quality of the cable lacks, the network performance goes down.

In this short video, Black Box explains the difference between singlemode and multimode, gives a brief overview of the common fiber connectors and the different types of optical modes.

Learn how to identify a quality cable, what to consider in industrial versus office environments and which optical mode is best for which application.

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