Association for Passive Optical LAN to Lead a Training Seminar and Hold Annual Meeting at BICSI Winter 2015

Energized by escalating technology adoptions, the APOLAN and its members will showcase the successes of the technology

ORLANDO, February 23, 2015 – BICSI Winter Conference 2015 booth #1331 – The Association for Passive Optical LAN (APOLAN), a non-profit organization that is driving adoption and educating the market about the advantages of passive optical local area network (LAN), is showcasing its’ growing successes and leading a training seminar at this week’s BICSI 2015 Winter Conference & Exhibition in Orlando. In addition, the APOLAN will hold its annual members meeting at the event.

Unlike the traditional copper-based LANs, fiber-based passive optical LAN technology drives down costs, improves security and provides a flexible, nearly future-proof LAN infrastructure for modern high-performance buildings and campuses. To provide attendees with an overview of the passive optical LAN technology’s value proposition, architecture, design and powering, the APOLAN will lead a two-day training seminar. The seminar is taking place on February 22 and 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at BICSI 2015 Winter Conference. By attending the complete seminar, attendees will receive 12 Continuing Education Credits (CECs).

The APOLAN will also hold its annual meeting for members in conjunction with the BICSI conference on February 25 at 1:00 p.m. at the Orlando World Center Marriott Resort & Convention Center. All members are welcome to join the event to hear about the successes from 2014 and plans for 2015.

The APOLAN will discuss the technology and its benefits at booth #1331.

“Through our education efforts and our members’ success stories, we saw a tremendous increase in the adoption and acceptance of passive optical LAN in 2014,” said Jeff Jones, director, APOLAN. “Our active involvement with the BICSI 2015 Winter Conference and the annual members meeting enables us to continue to enlighten the industry about passive optical LAN as the ideal solution for high-performance enterprise networks.”

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About The Association for Passive Optical LAN (APOLAN)

The Association for Passive Optical LAN is a non-profit organization that is driving adoption, and educating the market about the technical and economic advantages of Passive Optical LAN technology. Through its members comprised of manufacturers, distributors, integrators, and consulting companies actively involved in the marketplace, the Association hopes to help design engineers, architects, building owners, CIOs and IT departments succeed with Passive Optical LAN. For more information visit

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