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(Fiber-Optic Cable Intermatability Standard) Specifications for cable connectors from the TIA that define the requirements for interconnection between fiber-optic plugs and sockets. Following are some of the common FOCIS standards.

     FOCIS-1   See  SMA connector.

     FOCIS-2   See  ST connector.

     FOCIS-3   See  SC connector.

     FOCIS-4   See  FC connector.

     FOCIS-6   See  Fiber Jack.
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Reviewing the history of this remarkable band of committed people, the reader learns that on the one hand, the formation of FOCIS represented a cessation of warfare with an unrelenting hierarchical church.
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Established in 2007 through a gift from alumnus Eugene Applebaum, the FOCIS speaker series is a Wayne State University initiative that facilitates meaningful exchange with the world's foremost authorities on issues of global import and directly engages the local community in relevant discourse and discussion.
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And while physicians who specialize in any of these diseases have likely attended a conference where the latest research findings are discussed, the FOCIS approach to education about these conditions is different.
and its subsidiaries, EAI Corporation and FOCIS Associates.