Protecting your Infrastructure in Harsh Environments

This event was broadcast live on June 22, 2017 and is now available for on demand viewing.

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Webcast description:

From shocks and vibrations to the most extreme range in temperatures, fiber optics in harsh environments can be a challenge. From cabling technologies to non-traditional enclosures, this webinar will showcase practical applications and scenarios that will be helpful as you work in performance-limiting conditions. The speakers will review fiber optic-based distributed sensing and micro cabling for harsh environments, while also exploring the cabinets that can provide ultimate protection. At the end of this webinar you will be able to:

-    Understand what distributed sensing cable is and how it works, along with its features and benefits
-    Explain how micro cabling can be effectively deployed in a harsh environment
-    Differentiate between industrial enclosures and standard IT enclosures
-    Understand protection categories
-    Name the four basic styles of industrial enclosures

Presented by:


Sam Rodriguez
Sr. Product Manager, Cabinet & Thermal Solutions
Chatsworth Products

Samuel Rodriguez has over 23 years of experience in the telecommunications industry. He has been employed at Chatsworth Products (CPI) for 17 years and has held technical roles including Technical Support, Technical Services Supervisor, and now Product Manager of Cabinet & Thermal Solutions. Samuel is a BICSI member and is RCDD certified. He is also a member of CPI’s product development organization and contributes to the design and development of new product solutions.

Max  Prangnell
Global Account Manager for Industrial and Oil & Gas
Corning Optical Communications

Max Prangnell is the Global Account Manager for Industrial and Oil & Gas markets on the Enterprise Team for Corning Optical Communications. Since 2004, Max has been helping Corning customers with fiber cable plant design and product recommendations for outside plant requirements; in-building LAN and Data Center projects for a variety of customers and their environments.

Moderator: Patrick McLaughlin
Chief Editor
Cabling Installation & Maintenance

*The granting of 1 Continuing Education Credit for this webcast by BICSI does not imply or suggest that BICSI approves or endorses this event.

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