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Passive Optical LAN Delivers Military-Grade Security to the Healthcare Industry

In today’s health IT environment, many healthcare facilities are under pressure to improve security in order to provide greater protection for electronic protected health information (ePHI) and improve their compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). One area that can help them achieve these goals is their local area network (LAN). This …

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How Passive Optical LANs Serve Healthcare-network Needs

Passive Optical LANs (POLs) are deployed in several healthcare facilities, including hospitals and continuing-care communities, where they support mission- and life-critical networks. There are many benefits derived from POL’s advantages, and they have different significance in several different vertical applications. The purpose of this article is to outline the application of POL in healthcare environments. …

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6 Reasons Campus Networks Must Change

This article was originally featured here: https://www.enterprisenetworkingplanet.com/netsp/passive-optical-lan-has-a-new-champion.html The word “legacy,” when it comes to discussions of college and university networks, has become a dirty word. “Legacy,” in these exchanges, is shorthand for a technological solution that isn’t only outdated, but also inefficient, ineffective, and costly to maintain. Campus IT plans, in fact, often revolve around the …

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Introducing The Association for Passive Optical LAN (APOLAN)

The Association for Passive Optical LAN is a non-profit organization that is driving adoption, and educating the market about the technical and economic advantages of Passive Optical LAN technology. Through its members comprised of manufacturers, distributors, integrators, and consulting companies actively involved in the marketplace, the Association hopes to help design engineers, architects, building owners, …

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