Over 78% of the fiber deployed on the campus and in building backbones are multimode fibe.
Cost effective upgrade to 10 Gig require new Fiber inetrfacing , NEW IEEE standard 802.3aq addresses this issue
Support of distance up to approx 200 Meters on all grades of MMF , Yes , You got it right if you have OM1 Fiber installed you can have it upgraded to 10 Gig
Cisco is the first in the industru to offer 10 G Base - LRM (long Range Multimode) Optical intreface to be used in Campus high speed LAN
No mode conditioning patch cord is required for applications over OM3. For additional information on mode conditioning patch cord requirements please see: