Fiber Optic Information Library

At FIS we believe, “Information is Everything”. The categories below should answer many questions you may have. Information and learning is an ongoing process and we know that well. The fiber optic industry is continually growing, changing and evolving. That being said, should you not find the information you are looking for please contact via email or call 1-800 -5000-FIS (347) Outside the US +1 315-736-2206.

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New Catalog Index Search

We have created a new search method to help you find the product that you are looking for more efficiently.

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Our Story

From beginning, right up until today, FIS continues to educate, grow and innovate. We have become one of the nation's leading fiber optic manufacturers and distributors.

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Patch Cable Configurator

Design, price & order. We build, test, and deliver. Patch Cord, Patch Cable, or Jumper all do the same thing and we can custom build them.

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Fiber Optic Product Directory

We can help you determine which product is correct for your use, from fiber optic connectors to fusion splicers to cable. Our can help you complete your job easily and on time. If you need any additional information please contact us and we help you.

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FREE Network Expansion Tool

Enables you to quickly determine the cost and components needed to expand to a new video conference loca-tion. Just 5 easy questions and you are provided your custom “Technical Drawing” and “Quotation”.

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Request A Sample SOC

Fiber Instrument Sales offers a variety of connector types that you can re-quest a free sample of such as: FIS Cheetah Splice-On Connector (SOC), Bobtail Quick Termination Connector, Mechanical Splice, and Ultrasleeve Fusion Protection Cover.

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FIS Careers

From fiber optics to injection molding, precision machining and advanced manufacturing, FIS and its affiliate sister companies are enjoying unprecedented growth and success. Located in central New York State, we're seeking positive-minded and motivated team members.

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Fiber Optic Reference Tools

Fiber Instrument Sales provided you a series of fiber optic refernce tools that are easily accessible to make your job easier.

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Company Mission

Our Mission is to design, develop, and reliably provide to our customers, the highest quality and widest range of fiber optic products, at competitive prices, with unsurpassed customer service and inventories.


International Distributors List

If you are looking for FIS product and not located in the US we may have distributors near you. If you need product, information or technical expertise we are as close as your computer or phone.

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Terms and Conditions

Fiber Instrument Sales has created a page that makes it really easy to access their terms and conditions.

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RMA Form and Policy Information

Fiber Instrument Sales makes it very easy to request the return of a product with its online return material authorization (RMA) form. 

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ISO Certification

Here you can find a copy of Fiber Instruments Sales ISO Certification. 

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BIM 3D Downloads

Building Information Modeling (BIM) uses multi-dimensional, spatial models that incorporate detailed product information for the building components. FIS can render 3-D representations of physical objects that can be rotated and examined from every angle on a computer screen.

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The Team

See who comprises the Fiber Instruments Sales Team.

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Glossary of Terms

Fiber Instrument Sales has complied a list of industry terms to provide you with the meaning of each to help in providing you easy access to information.   

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About Us

Fiber Instrument Sales, Inc. (FIS) was founded in 1985 to fulfill the growing need in the communications industry for fiber optic cables and connectivity equipment.

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Software/Firmware Downloads

Fiber Instrument Sales offers you an easy way to access FIS product software, drivers, manuals, and spec sheets for their product lines in one spot.

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Fiber Optic Training

There are many ways to train with FIS. In person Fiber I & II Hands On Training, Live Online Training, Cus-tom Corporate,  At You Own Pace or our Free Fiber Optic Video Series we can train you.

Training Resources

Spec Sheets

Fiber Instrument Sales makes it really easy to get product information through it's website with any or all product spec sheet that they have to offer. Don't hesitate to call 1-800-5000-FIS(347) if you don't see what you are looking for. 

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Job Application

Our digital job application is the best way to apply for any of the jobs throughout the Giotto Enterprises Company that is comprised of FIS (Fiber, TLC (The Light Connection), FIS Blue, Fermer Precision, MSI (Molding Solutions Inc.), Oriskany Arms, FGR (Force Guided Relays). 

Once completing and submitting your job application form. A representative will be in touch with you once it has been reviewed.  

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Spec Sheets

Fiber Instrument Sales makes it really easy to get product information through it's website with any or all product spec sheet that they have to offer. Don't hesitate to call 1-800-5000-FIS(347) if you don't see what you are looking for. 

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Instructional Videos

Fiber instrument Sales has an extensive video library to assist you in the many facets of fiber optics whether it's installation, test equipment instruction, or type of fiber to use, our tutorials are here to help you. We are sure you can find the solution here. These fiber videos are designed for he beginner as well as the seasoned veteran.

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