MTP 12-Strand OM3 40/100 Gigabit Type-B Fiber Optic Cable
Plenum MTP Fiber Optic Cable, Type B, 12 Strand, 50/125 OM3, 40/100 Gbps, MTP Female, 5 meter (16.5 foot) - Part #: MPMP-31005
This 5 meter (16.4 foot) high-quality Plenum approved Type-B female MTP (MPO) fiber optic cable is rated to 40/100 Gigabits. It features 12 fiber strands with an Aqua Blue colored jacket. OFNP rated plenum cable is jacketed with a fire-retardant plastic jacket. Local building codes may require all cables run inside the walls or ceiling be Plenum rated. OM3 Multimode cables can come with many different fiber optic connector types and a couple different core sizes. This particular 40/100 gigabit Multimode fiber optic cable offers MTP connectors, is and has a 50/125 micron core.
MTP is a perfect solution cable. It can bridge over older legacy 1G/10G networks to the 40G/100G networks. By using a MTP to LC breakout cable you can connect 12LC connections to single MTP device. You can also use the 12 strand MTP cable to use as a trunk line on the backbone of your network. As you can run a single cable to connect 12 devices the higher density is is perfect to condense the amount of cables you need to run, also saving on installation labor.