Multiple Dwelling Unit (MDU) and Indoor Living Unit (ILU) Solutions

As Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) continues to accelerate for ultra-fast broadband, the key success factors for Multi-Dwelling Unit / Indoor Living Unit (MDU/ILU) solutions are quick, simple, easy-to-install and discrete fiber installations. OFS offers a broad portfolio of cables, terminals, modules and accessories to customize solutions for a variety of building architectures. A solution matrix combined with solution guides for MDU/ILU below provide a brief overview of fully integrated solutions.

To summarize, the MDU/ILU solutions have the following benefits:

  • complete set of indoor and outdoor terminals, modules and cables for any type of building and living unit,
  • pre-connectorized single fiber solution for installation in indoor living unit (ILU),
  • indoor rated multiple fiber cable (up to 24 fibers) for installation in risers,
  • indoor rated multiple fiber cables (up to 16 fibers) that are pre-connectorized or Reel-in-Box (RIB) for hallway distribution to pass tenant units,
  • outdoor rated multiple fiber cable (up to 24 fibers) for installation on façades (on building exterior or to transition to indoor),
  • variety of indoor/outdoor rated single fiber drop cables for installation inside the living unit,
  • accessories such as splitters, tools to breakout fibers, splice-on or in-field connectors; and
  • fire ratings including UL and Europe CPR (Construction Products Regulation) certification

These solutions and their customized variants for different customers and regions leverage the same proven technology accelerating the adoption of fiber optic services in residential or business premises for an improved consumer experience while lowering costs and speeding installation. Other benefits include higher subscriber acceptance and take rates, higher profitability, faster time-to-revenue and simplified logistics for service provider installation teams.

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MDU/SFU Solution Matrix

Solution Cable Modules Terminals Accessories

Drop to SFU/MDU

EZ-Bend 3mm or 4.8mm Cable

EZ-Peel Cable

SlimBox CSP SlimBox Drop Terminal

Slimbox Indoor/Outdoor

SlimBox Underground Terminal

Splitters

Splice on Connectors

Pigtails

Mechanical Connectors

Risers M-Pack Indoor Outdoor Plenum Cable (12 or 24F)

InvisiLight Multifiber Cord (2-16F)

EZ-Bend 3mm or 4.8mm Cable

SlimBox Indoor (12F, 24F, 64F) Terminal

SlimBox Indoor Outdoor (48F) Terminal

Splitters

Splice on Connectors

Pigtails

Mechanical Connectors

Hallways

(Indoor)

InvisiLight Multifiber Cord (2-16F),

EZ-Bend 3mm or 4.8mm Cable

HomeRun Cable (4, 8 or 12F)

Standard, Compact and Splice Point of Entry (POE) Modules SlimBox Indoor (12F, 24F, 64F) Terminal

SlimBox Indoor Outdoor (48F) Terminal

Splitters

Splice on Connectors

Pigtails

Mechanical Connectors

Adhesive

Hallway

(Exposed)

EZ-Bend M-Pack Indoor Outdoor Cable (4, 12, 16 or 24F) Compact Indoor Outdoor POE (Breezeway) SlimBox Indoor (12F, 24F, 64F) Terminal

SlimBox Indoor Outdoor (48F) Terminal

Splitters

Splice on Connectors

Pigtails

Mechanical Connectors

Façade

(Outdoor)

EZ-Bend 3mm or 4.8mm Cable

EZ-Bend M-Pack Indoor Outdoor Cable (4, 12, 16 or 24F)

EZ-Peel Cable

SlimBox Indoor Outdoor (2F, 4F, 12F, 24F, 48F) Terminal

Compact Indoor Outdoor POE (Breezeway)

Splitters

Splice on Connectors

Pigtails

Mechanical Connectors

Living Unit (Staple) EZ-Bend 3mm or 4.8mm Cable

EZ Peel

SlimBox Wall Plate

SlimBox Inline Splice Module

SlimBox Indoor Connection Point

Splitters

Splice on Connectors

Pigtails

Mechanical Connectors

Living Unit (Adhesive) InvisiLight 80×80 Module

InvisiLight EZ-Connect Module

InvisiLight Standard ILU

Adhesive

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