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Data Center Cleaning & Inspection Best Practices

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Don't Scrub Your Data
Don’t risk losing the critical information that passes through your network every day by inspecting and
cleaning fiber incorrectly. A one micron diameter speck of dust obscures 1% of a 10 micron fiber core,
OF ALL resulting in about 0.06 dB of additional optical return loss. While this degradation of link budget might

NETWORK have been acceptable across NRZ-based 25 Gbps links, it is unacceptable on reduced immunity PAM-4

FAILURES
based 100+ Gbps links. Clean your 100G links for less than 13 cents per fiber–your business success
depends on it!
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Inspect Endface
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Dry Clean Is endface clean? SUCCESS
LICK ® M C L E AN - ETOP-SB TIPOP-R3 Plug in to clean
E- C EO CL OP NO YES
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mating connector

Inspect Endface Is endface clean? SUCCESS

NO YES Plug in to clean


mating connector

Wet/Dry Clean
FCC2 RWIPES ™ ANWIPES CCT TIPS TOP STICK
IBE LE LE

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SUCCESS
Plug in to clean
mating connector

Inspect Endface Is endface clean?

YES

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