Meeting Topic: Demystifying A/V Connections using Fiber Optics and Ethernet CAT 5 — CAT 8
Moderator Name: Ron Ajemian, Owl Fiber Optics
Speaker Name: David Kuklinski, Neutrik USA
Meeting Location: The Institute of Audio Research Jack Douglas Music Hall, 2nd Floor 64 University Place
In today's world of audio/video technology, engineers, technicians and studio operators are finding it a daunting task to decide what cables and connectors to deploy for high speed data intensive networks. This meeting will address the most current and popular A/V connections to deploy by updating past and present Fiber Optic connectors and cables with a brief overview at wired Ethernet Category CAT 5 — CAT 8 specifications.
As data rates and speeds keep increasing in the networks used for many applications in A/V and broadcast a need to better understand these connections for optimum performance has become necessary.
David Kuklinski will talk about the latest connectors from Neutrik's product line of OpticalCon and EtherCon connectors.
Ron Ajemian will give a brief tutorial on Fiber Optic Connectors and Cables along with an overview of the new and upcoming standard for Category CAT 8 Ethernet connections.
Q and A will follow after the presentation. All students and members are welcome, but you must RSVP via the link below.
Written By: photo by Joel Spector