Draka Communications Americas has announced a new line of fiber cables designed specifically for wireless applications, including wireless backhaul.
Draka’s ezMobility cable products include a range of different types of fiber, including OM2-OM4 multimode fiber, enhanced single-mode fiber, the company’s BendBright bend-insensitive fibers, and a series of fiber/copper hybrid cables that allow both data and power transmission within a single cable.
Greg Williams, Director of Marketing for Draka Communications Americas, said, “LTE / 4G technology and upcoming micro-antenna systems will rely heavily upon optical fiber to meet bandwidth demands. It is an exciting time to be a global leader in optical fiber and cable manufacturing.”
Other potential applications include remote radio head and distributed antenna system applications.