Healthcare Facility Network Solutions

Healthcare facilities rely daily on advanced fiber optic networks to provide innovative and life-saving services to the communities they serve. To continue improving the quality and reliability of this critical infrastructure, cables and hardware continue to evolve. For many antiquated and outdated hospital networks, bandwidth growth is exceeding the ability to expand infrastructure to meet technology needs. Manufacturers are challenged to develop smaller cabling and hardware solutions.

Creating the Infectious Disease Controlled & Patient-Safe Hospital-Healthcare Network with the World’s Most Advanced Fiber Optic Infrastructure and Connectivity Solutions. Every facet of technology has and continues to change and advance at lightning speed, except for two — the decades old fiber optic installation methods that actually support those advanced technologies and antiquated connectivity solutions.

Sumitomo has solved the limitations of traditional fiber optic cabling and connectivity to bring the most advanced solutions for the zero downtime and patient safety requirements of the mission critical wired and wireless hospital-healthcare network with:

Features and Benefits

Quick and Easy Installation

  • Fiber Bundles are installed at speeds up to 150 feet per minute
  • Installing 3,000 feet takes only 2 installers 30 minutes compared to up to 8 hours and 4 installers for conventional cable solutions

Tube Cableway Provides Valuable Flexibility

  • Changes to the routes can be made by re-connecting push fit couplers at TDUs
  • Open tubes provide future proofing and flexibility
  • Allows for shared CapEx across multiple groups or investments as individual tubes of the larger tube cable can support specific and varying networks and routed appropriately at common junction points
  • Future requirements can be installed in hours instead of days, weeks or months

No Worksite Distruption and Improved Safety

  • Fiber Bundles are installed point-to-point through hazardous areas
  • No need to have crews working overhead, on cable trays, or over operating equipment.
  • No need for lifts, ladders or other equipment which can present hazards to crews
  • Future requirements can be installed in hours instead of days, weeks or months


lynx custom-fit splice-on connectors

Lynx2 Custom-fit Splice-on Connectors

  • Largest range of connector and media options in the industry covering single fiber, duplex and even 8ct and 12ct MPO (multiple SMF and MMF options)
  • Aesthetically Appealing, High Quality, Quick and Easy Terminations EVERY TIME!
  • Utilizing Sumitomo Fusion Splicers ensures instant quality results and no 
reset-up or rework
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futureflex air blown fiber solution

FutureFLEX® Air Blown Fiber Solution

  • Wall and Rack Mount Panel Options with ranging features and benefits to accommodate varying network requirements and budgets, such as…Stationary, Simple Slide-Out or Flexible Slide-Out for Front/Rear and Angle Down access
  • Robust offering of cassette modules for LGX to High Density requirements PLUS the highly sought after FOX Splice-Cassette that allows for the utmost flexibility
  • Pre-terminated cable assemblies and hardware options for the fastest of deployment requirements
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fusion splicers and accessories

Sumitomo Electric Fusion Splicers and Accessories

  • Large breadth of Fusion Splicer products including 12ct Ribbon, Core and Active Clad Alignment, Fixed V-Groove and Smallest HandHeld fusion splicers
  • Boast first and only value add features such as dual heater ovens to eliminate splicing bottle neck, auto adjusting cleavers that keep technicians going and eliminate requirement for sending equipment in for repair
  • Fastest product support via 24 hour technical support hotline (888-SPLICER) and ONLY one day repair turnaround when needed
    All splicers are compatible with the Lynx2 CustomFit Fusion Splice-On Connectors
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SWK™ Series Connectors and Panels

  • High density and low loss connectivity
  • Ease of installation and manageability
  • Low-cost deployment and operations
  • Flexibility and agility to scale up or down
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