Accession Number : ADP005220

Title :   A Connector Intensive Local Area Network,

Corporate Author : BELDEN/COOPER INDUSTRIES GENEVA IL

Personal Author(s) : Anderson,G. S.

Report Date : NOV 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : This paper will present data on an installation where over 10,000 connectors and 150km of optical fiber were used in one building to configure currently the largest LAN in the world. These links are very connector intensive with typical runs having a minimum of five connectors. In addition there are several star couplers utilized in the system.

Descriptors :   *CONNECTORS, *COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS, CABLES, LENSES, SPHERES, INSTALLATION

Subject Categories : Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE