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Simplifying high-density fiber cable certification  The rise in fiber adoption by service providers is great for those who manufacture the cables, but it’s causing a headache for many who have to commission it. More and more, higher fiber-count cables are being laid, leading to a challenge for installers and contractors: how to manage, track and […]

The growth of MPO adoption in the past few years is changing the game for network architectures around the world. In a previous blog, 5 Things to Know Before Working with Multi-Fiber MPO Connectors, I referenced some trends and growth projections for MPO connectivity from a recent survey by VIAVI Solutions that polled hundreds of […]

Doug Roberts from VIAVI discusses the challenges IT teams face as enterprises migrate infrastructure and services to the cloud. Hybrid IT networking has come a long way in the past decade, as enterprises have gradually come to embrace and trust cloud computing. Yet, despite the growing popularity of both private and public clouds, many enterprise […]

400G - we're making the right mistakes

Con Houlihan, the great Irish sports writer from my hometown of Castleisland, once replied to a young poet who had shared his writing, “Keep going. You’re making all the right mistakes.” As a young boy, the words did not fully resonate with me, but now—a bit older and hopefully wiser—I can see the wisdom therein […]

As hybrid IT migration escalates, 65 percent of IT teams are responsible for resolving cloud issues, according to 11th annual State of the Network Study. VIAVI released the results of its 11th annual State of the Network global study today. Findings demonstrate that a significant portion of enterprise IT teams are unsure how to handle […]

Despite the importance of providing a good end-user experience or EUE, many industries suffer from a disconnect between what they think they are delivering and what the customer or enterprise user experiences. Recent studies indicate a potentially growing divide between the perception of end-user experience between actual users and network teams. While 29 percent of […]

Doug Roberts from VIAVI reveals how help desk support teams can address bigger challenges as network tech evolves. There’s no doubt about it – today’s workers have fully embraced the trend toward remote working. In fact, according to last year’s Gallup “State of the American Workplace” survey, roughly 43 percent of employees report they have worked […]

Doug Roberts, Vice President and General Manager, Enterprise & Cloud Business Unit announces VIAVI Customer Value Leadership Award for contributions to enterprise networking from Frost & Sullivan. VIAVI has a long history of innovation and leadership in enterprise networking, delivering both traditional and SaaS-based solutions for network assurance that enable IT teams to efficiently manage […]

As the trends toward cloud migration and a remote workforce continue to obscure network visibility, IT issue resolution is becoming increasingly complex. How can IT teams make use of smarter analytics to speed up troubleshooting? Today’s businesses thrive on Big Data insights — from sales reports and customer demographics, to business expenses and trend analysis. […]

Viavi fiber Test

This is the fourth post in a series on Smart Fiber Testing – see links to previous posts below. Reduce fiber test and certification times for FTTx/PON, Access, and Metro deployments As more fiber networks are planned for deployment, providers are seeking ways to make fiber installation and maintenance more effective and efficient. In our […]

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