How to Avoid Fiber Optic Network Failures by Inspecting and Cleaning Fiber Optic End-faces

In this interview-style video,  Brian Teague, Product Line Manager for Sticklers Fiber Optic cleaning products and Tyler Vander Ploeg, Solutions Marketing Manager of VIAVI Solutions explain the best way to avoid network failures by inspecting and cleaning optical connectors prior to mating. This lively chat  is a helpful overview of the IEC 61300-3-35 procedures which could be used for training field technicians and operators. It covers best practices for inspecting and cleaning optical connectors, to achieve best optical performance and extend the life of optical connectors. Watch and learn that when you remove end-face contamination you will avoid one of the most common reasons for network failure.