Did you know that approximately 100 fiber optic connectors have been introduced in the worldwide market place, but only a few could survive? LC, SC, Biconic and Deutsch 1000 are the names of those successful connectors. According to The Fiber Optic Association, ‘Deutsch 1000’ was probably the first commercially successful fiber optic cable connector from the late 70s. Evolution of the Connectors’ Design When mentioning the word ‘Cable Connector’, an image of ‘male connectors with a ring or cap (typically a metal one)’ probably comes to mind. It is also known as ferrule design, which is quite useful because it…