Experts Rank Top 5 Benefits of Passive Optical LAN Adoption

“NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Jun 22, 2017) – The Association for Passive Optical LAN (APOLAN), a non-profit organization that drives the education and adoption for passive optical LAN, today released the findings of its APOLAN member survey, ranking the key benefits the next generation technology is delivering to modern IT networks. Findings show tangible green benefits, reduced spacing requirements, and superior scalability top the list as the benefits that most influence adoption and impact for optical LAN customers.”

“As network users’ demand for connectivity continues to experience unprecedented growth, it creates a need to re-evaluate the network backbone technology options that can support today and tomorrow’s needs. Fiber-based networks deliver significant benefits that traditional copper-based LANs can’t match.”

The top five benefits passive optical LAN customers are taking advantage of are:

  1. Tangible contributions to environmental green initiatives
  2. Reduced spacing requirements
  3. Superior scalability and availability
  4. Time-saving opportunities to IT teams
  5. Lower capital and operational costs

Read the full press release published on Marketwired here.

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