AFL Showcases New Test Equipment at BICSI Fall Conference

Spartanburg, SC –AFLannounces it is releasing a host of new test and inspection equipment at this year’sBICSI Fall Conference and Expoin Las Vegas, Sept. 21-23. Visit AFL in booth #143 to see demonstrations of new products including aeRos™, a cloud-based management system, Rogue™, a modular test platform, andFlexScan OTDR.

aeRos is AFL’s new cloud-based, workflow and data management platform designed completely around the way service providers build, operate and maintain networks. aeRos provides a seamless two-way communication and data exchange from engineering to project management to technicians in the field. Rogue is a flexible, modular test platform that enables users to choose the functionality needed. By pairing Rogue modules with apps running on a smart device, users can create the test capability that a technician requires for a specific job.

AFL will also showcase theFlexScan OTDRwith LinkMap™ and SmartAuto™. FlexScan enables technicians to quickly and easily troubleshoot faulty optical networks, or completely characterize newly installed networks. The SmartAuto technology automatically selects the most appropriate OTDR settings to detect, locate, identify and measure network start, end, connectors, splices and macro-bends. LinkMap technology applies pass/fail limits to detected events, displays the network using color-coded icons to highlight faults and recommends corrective action to resolve faults.

AFL will also feature several of its enterprise products and services including its fiber management system, fiber optic cable, connectors, fusion splicers and Light Brigade™ training and education. Visit AFL at booth #143, or for more information about AFL, its products and services,

About AFL
AFL provides industry-leading products and services to the electric utility, broadband, communications, enterprise and factory markets as well as the emerging markets of oil and gas, mining, nuclear, avionics, renewables and transportation. The company’s diverse product portfolio includes fiber optic cable, transmission and substation accessories, outside plant equipment, connectors, fusion splicers, test equipment and training. AFL’s service portfolio includes market-leading positions with the foremost communications companies supporting inside plant central office, EF&I, outside plant, enterprise and wireless areas.

Founded in 1984, AFL is proud to offer engineering expertise, exceptional products and reliable service that help our customers improve their critical fiber optic and electrical infrastructures. AFL has operations in the U.S., Mexico, Canada, Europe, Asia and Australia. The company is headquartered in Spartanburg, SC and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fujikura Ltd. of Japan. For more information,

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