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What type of fiber optic cable and termination should be used for temporary outdoor connectivity at an event (UPC vs APC)?

If you have a way to keep the fiber protected/safe from feet and other dangers, it should be fine to use a simple pre-made patch cable. Personally, I would order 2 just in case of an issue with the ...
FrameHowitzer's user avatar
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What type of fiber optic cable and termination should be used for temporary outdoor connectivity at an event (UPC vs APC)?

I was thinking of using a single-mode LC-to-LC fiber with a RJ45-to-LC-SFP media converter, A few things to be aware of. The first is single mode verses multimode. Single mode fiber is usually ...
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What type of fiber optic cable and termination should be used for temporary outdoor connectivity at an event (UPC vs APC)?

Fiber is the right choice - just protect it properly. For that distance you can use either multi-mode fiber with 1000BASE-SX transceivers or single-mode with 1000BASE-LX ones (I guess gigabit is the ...
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