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The Growing Need for Optical Connectivity: Understanding Potential Fiber Optics Use Cases with Molex

As global data traffic grows, added demand is being put on the world’s communication networks. To address those demands, high-speed optical transceivers, flexible and scalable optical transport products, compact connectors and fiber management are all vital capabilities to build high-bandwidth and high-density equipment. In this webinar, join our Molex subject matter experts to learn more about the push for fiber optic connectivity in today's demanding applications.

Originally presented: September 18, 2023
Duration: 1 hour
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Fiber optic systems are well-known for their role within the telecommunications industry, providing high-speed data connectivity for a wide range of applications. Fiber’s role is not limited to telecoms networks, however. Its ability to carry huge quantities of data over a connection no thicker than a human hair has benefits for a wide spectrum of use cases across multiple verticals.

In this webinar, Molex subject matter expert Peter Kontros will discuss how the characteristics of fiber optics are enabling innovation in other trending and growing areas, including sectors such as medical technology, automotive, and aerospace. We will also discuss how Molex’s portfolio of optical technology ensures that together with Avnet Abacus, customers have access to the components that meet the specific needs of their applications.

Key Takeaways

  •  Understand the various connectors and cables used in optical fiber communication
  •  Identify potential applications and design-in opportunity for fiber optics 
  • Discover how Molex can support your projects and where we are currently seeing success


Peter Kontros, Business Development Manager, Optical Solutions, Molex

Peter Kontros joined Molex in 2004 as European Business Development Manager and expanded his role to Business Development Manager and Global Account Manager for Optical Solutions. He brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in fiber optics and holds a Master of Science in radio electronics and telecommunications from Technical University in Bratislava (Slovakia).