VIAVI Inspect Before You Connect: Episode 3 - Inspecting Both Sides of a Connection
This episode addresses why IBYC is essential for BOTH sides of a fiber connection. Tyler and Brian give a demonstration of cross-contamination occurring between two fibers and show why re-inspecting a fiber after cleaning is so important.
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VIAVI Inspect Before You Connect: Episode 6 - Cleaning Stick vs. a Clicker
https://www.viavisolutions.com/inspect - This episode takes a closer look at the two most commonly used cleaning tools that are used by field technicians.
VIAVI Inspect Before You Connect: Episode 4 - The Importance of Inspecting New Fiber Connectors
https://www.viavisolutions.com/inspect - This episode explains why inspecting new fiber connectors is so important. Tyler and Brian explain how even brand-new fiber connectors can become contaminated.
VIAVI Inspect Before You Connect: Episode 8 - Understanding Fiber Cleaning Solvents
This episode dives deeper into fiber cleaning techniques with a closer look at fiber cleaning solvents. Tyler and Brian discuss different solvent that should (and should not) be used, and when to use them.
VIAVI Inspect Before You Connect: Episode 1 - Introduction
This episode introduces the Inspect Before You Connect (IBYC) process and why it is essential for anyone working with fiber connectivity. Tyler and Brian explain how and why IBYC is used and walk through each step of the process.
VIAVI Inspect Before You Connect: Episode 5 - The Importance of Inspecting Test Reference Cords
https://www.viavisolutions.com/inspect - This episode reinforces the value of IBYC for Test Reference Cords (TRCs). Tyler and Brian explain the importance of protecting these valuable cables and provide real-world examples.
VIAVI Inspect Before You Connect: Episode 9 - The Importance of Reliable Cleaning Tools
This episode addresses the growing number of suppliers of cleaning products that are in the market. Tyler and Brian discuss key attributes to consider when choosing suppliers and share actual customers experiences.