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ALSO CALLED: FSO, FSP, Free Space Optics, Wireless Optics, Free Space Photonics, FSO Communications, Free-Space Optics, Optical Wireless
DEFINITION: Free-space optics (FSO), also called free-space photonics (FSP), refers to the transmission of modulated visible or infrared ( IR ) beams through the atmosphere to obtain broadband communications. Most frequently, laser beams are used, although non-lasing sources such as light-emitting diodes ( LED s) or IR-emitting diodes (IREDs) will serve the purpose.The theory of FSO is essentially the same as  … 
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Disrupt IT:  A new model for IT in the digital age
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E-Guide: Benefitting From a Flexible ITSM Platform
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EMA/CXP Research Report: The Changing Role of the Service Desk in the Age of Cloud and Agile
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Emerging Markets Are Upbeat on Cloud
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Enterprise CIO Decisions: Building Blocks for a Shared Services Strategy
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Exploring Business and IT Friction: Myths and Realities
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Don't Get Lost in Multi-Vendor Support Chaos
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Driving Best Practices with BSM
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E-Guide: Enhancing IT Performance at Growing Companies with More Effective Project Management
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E-Guide: Green IT services and Virtualization Technology in the Data Center
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Ease of Use in Web Conferencing – The Cost Benefits Of Making Usability a Priority
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ECI Telecom 1Net Wireless Backhaul Solution: Finding YOUR Right Path for Optimized Packet-based Backhaul
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eGuide: Mistakes to avoid when providing virtualization services and support
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EMA Radar™ for Advanced Performance Analytics (APA) Use Cases: Q4 2012
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Embracing the Cloud: Top Seven Imperatives for an Organization
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EMC and Microsoft Delivering Network Aware Service Management
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Empowering Real-time Solutions in Healthcare
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Fast and Cost-Effective Unified Communications for Your Business
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BROCHURE: The Cisco Unified Wireless Network is the industry's only unified wired and wireless solution to cost-effectively address the wireless LAN (WLAN) security, deployment, management, and control issues facing enterprises. Learn more in this brochure.
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FREE SPACE OPTICS COMMUNICATIONS DEFINITION (continued): …  that for fiber optic transmission. The difference is that the energy beam is collimated and sent through clear air or space from the source to the destination, rather than guided through an optical fiber. If the energy source does not produce a sufficiently parallel beam to travel the required distance, collimation can be done with lenses. At the source, the visible or IR energy is modulated with the data to be transmitted. At the destination, the beam is intercepted by a photodetector, the data is extracted from the visible or IR beam (demodulated), and the resulting signal is amplified and sent … 
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