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The Advantage of Hooking Your Business Up to Fiber-Optics

by Employee on ‎03-03-2010 07:57 AM - last edited on ‎07-28-2010 08:30 PM by Employee

fiber.JPGFiber optic cable is not necessarily better because light is faster than electricity (please, no angry responses from physicists), but because it overcomes some of the inherent disadvantages of coaxial cable.


It has much more bandwidth (ability to carry data) than coaxial cable so it can carry that traffic much **bleep**her, and is not subject to electromagnetic interference (EMI) from lightning storms, electrical wiring, or fluorescent lights.


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Mark Smith

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Mark works with and identifies entrepreneurial companies for Verizon to invest in and fund.




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Ellen provides PR support to Verizon's small business team, landlines and FiOS in apartment buildings and small and medium-sized commercial properties such as strip malls, and street-level shops and offices.


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