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FIA White Paper – The truth about OS1 (now OS1a) and OS2

There continues to be a great deal of confusion about the purpose, and meaning, of the cabled optical fibre Categories OS1 and OS2. This confusion exists at all levels of the industry and affects, in equal measure, the suppliers of optical fibre and optical fibre...

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Newsletter – Issue 132

Included in this newsletter: New Members of the FIA FIA Qualification Scheme Dates for your Diary CPR Clarity FIA Summer Seminar 2018 FIA Training & Qualification Committee Stolen Equipment Register Technical Support Guide Access FIA Accredited Installers – the...

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Official FIA position statement on CPR

The official FIA position on the subject of CPR and its application to Telecommunications Cabling within the UK is detailed within the following documents found on the official FIA website: -...

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Summer Seminar 2018 Presentations

Here are the presentations from this years Summer Seminar... Guest Presentations Best Practices for Testing Parallel Optics  Tom Ronan - VIAVI IT Services Infrastructure Team  Steve Silver and Roger Grimes - University of Warwick Africa's Cloud...

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