High Density Multimode Runs BCP?

John Fraizer nanog at enterzone.net
Thu Jan 27 02:17:44 UTC 2005

Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 25, 2005 at 07:23:17PM -0500, Deepak Jain wrote:
>>I have a situation where I want to run Nx24 pairs of GE across a 
>>datacenter to several different customers. Runs are about 200meters max.
>>When running say 24-pairs of multi-mode across a datacenter, I have 
>>considered a few solutions, but am not sure what is common/best practice.
> I assume multiplexing up to 10Gb (possibly two links thereof) and then
> back down is cost-prohibitive?  That's probably the "best" practice.
> Thor

It's best practice to put two new points of failure (mux + demux) in a 
200m fiber run?


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