5 Uses for Fiber Optic Cables in an Office Setting

fiber optic cables in office setting

Fiber optic cables are crucial for helping office settings support the devices and users they require.

Fiber optic cables are crucial for high-speed data transfer and networks that support numerous devices and users. If your office has not yet transferred to a fiber-optic network, read on to learn how fiber optic cables can benefit your office more than you may have previously imagined. 

Maintaining a Reliable Internet Connection 

The most significant advantage fiber optic cables can bring to your office setting is a high-speed, stable Internet connection. These cables can stretch over a long distance and service many devices without sacrificing the connection speed. Because data transfer happens quickly, signal boosters are required less frequently, which saves your company money. 

Office Lighting

Fiber optic cables can easily illuminate shadowy corners of office buildings, so every employee and asset is provided with adequate lighting. Fiber optic lighting can also provide a heat-free lighting source, which prevents any potential fire risks. 

Creating a Stable Telephone Connection 

Being able to make clear, long-distance phone calls is essential for creating and maintaining business connections and opportunities. Installing fiber optic cables in your office to facilitate telephone calls is cheaper than installing copper cables. The speed and reliability of fiber optic cables also mean that calls to faraway locations can occur without any frustrating lag. 

Cable Television with a Clear Signal

Many office settings may enjoy providing their employees with cable television in the breakroom. Alternatively, many waiting rooms in dentists or doctors’ offices keep a cable television running to entertain their waiting guests. However, your television isn’t of any use to you if the signal is unclear or full of static. 

The glass fiber construction in the fiber optic cables means the signal is less susceptible to electromagnetic interference. Additionally, streaming television requires high-speed and bandwidth, which fiber networks can easily provide. 

Office Safety 

Finally, fiber optic cables can provide office settings with valuable security features. Fiber optic cables are less susceptible to hackers and are crucial elements in many security systems. With the speed and abilities of fiber optic cables, you can implement a thorough and reliable security system complete with video surveillance and access control to keep your office employees and assets secure. 

Get in Touch with FiberPlus

FiberPlus has been providing data communication solutions for over 25 years in the Mid Atlantic Region for a number of different markets. What began as a cable installation company for Local Area Networks has grown into a leading provider of innovative technology solutions improving the way our customers communicate and keeping them secure. Our solutions now include:

  • Structured Cabling (Fiberoptic, Copper and Coax for inside and outside plant networks)
  • Electronic Security Systems (Access Control & CCTV Solutions)
  • Wireless Access Point installations
  • Public Safety DAS – Emergency Call Stations
  • Audio/Video Services (Intercoms and Display Monitors)
  • Support Services
  • Specialty Systems
  • Design/Build Services
  • UL2050 Certifications and installations for Secure Spaces

FiberPlus promises the communities in which we serve that we will continue to expand and evolve as new technology is introduced within the telecommunications industry.

Have any questions? Interested in one of our services? Call FiberPlus today 800-394-3301, email us at info@fiberplusinc.com, or visit our contact page.  Our offices are located in the Washington, DC metro area, Richmond, VA, and Columbus, OH.  In Pennsylvania, please call Pennsylvania Networks, Inc. at 814-259-3999.

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