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Data centers are right in Siemon’s WheelHouse

October 1, 2015 Siemon’s WheelHouse Advanced Data Center Solutions brand combines the company’s existin...

UL posts results of fact-finding investigation into effects of power over LAN cable

September 22, 2015 The document presented during an online seminar on power over LAN cable is available fo...

Inaugural Cabling Innovators Awards ceremony

September 21, 2015 Fourteen Silver, three Gold and three Platinum Cabling Innovators Awards were handed ou...

CommScope completes acquisition of TE Connectivity businesses

August 28, 2015 The new CommScope, including the former TE Connectivity telecom, enterprise and wireles...

Platinum Tools expands structured cabling portfolio

August 21, 2015 Company says its addition of keystone jacks, couplers, and wallplates enables it to pro...

Delphi acquiring HellermannTyton for $1.85B

July 31, 2015 Automotive-connectivity giant Delphi says it will capitalize on the HellermannTyton’s p...

Tripp Lite adds PoE+ to PDU, Ethernet switch 1U combo

July 29, 2015

Tripp Lite expands its line of PDU Ethernet Switch Combos.

Rail-mounted pluggable surge protection devices

July 27, 2015 ASI’s DIN-rail-mountable surge protection devices adhere to the 3rd edition of UL 1449.

Single-action jack termination tool

July 23, 2015 HellermannTyton says jack termination can be done more quickly with less effort thanks ...

Preterminated copper system now has more-compact cassettes

July 21, 2015 The RNS Short Body Cassette, new to HellermannTyton’s RapidNet preterminated copper cab...


Post-Broadcom acquisition, Avago sells optical modules unit to Foxconn

Post-Broadcom acquisition, Avago sells optical modules unit to Foxconn

October 6, 2015 Though its acquisitions have received more attention, Avago hasn't been shy about shedd...

WowClowd expands options for cabling test result storage and management

October 6, 2015 Under a new pricing structure, purchasers of the WOWTester receive a free year of stand...

BICSI elects 2016-2018 board members

October 5, 2015 A new president-elect, treasurer, and regional directors for the U.S. North-Central and...
Analyst: Biometrics market rests on smartphone fingerprint sensor, ATM vein, healthcare iris recognition technologies

Analyst: Biometrics market will rely on smartphone fingerprint sensor, ATM vein, healthcare iris recognition technologies

October 5, 2015 ABI Research notes that an increasing amount of Chinese smartphone vendors are investin...
Video surveillance specialist IDIS debuts at ASIS 2015

Video surveillance specialist IDIS debuts at ASIS 2015

October 5, 2015

IDIS showcased its total video surveillance solution at ASIS 2015.

Mellanox to acquire EZchip

Mellanox to acquire EZchip

October 2, 2015 EZchip acquisition is billed as a step in Mellanox’s strategy to become the leading bro...
US Conec unveils MTP-16 multi-fiber optical connector

US Conec unveils MTP-16 multi-fiber optical connector

October 2, 2015

New connector supports next-generation 400G applications.



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Structured Cabling Trends in Fiber Testing, Certification, and Troubleshooting

Fiber standards and infrastructure for enterprise and data center networks have rapidly evolved in recent years. From ribbon fiber with MPO connect...

Installation and Management of Customer-Owned Outside Plant Cabling

This web seminar hosted by Cabling Installation & Maintenance addresses several aspects of customer-owned outside plant cabling administration,...


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Essential cabling skills for the zombie apocalypse

Essential cabling skills for the zombie apocalypse

October 28, 2013 Humanity's imminent zombie nightmare will demand critical ITS deployment expertise.
Closet cleanup: Before and after photos

Closet cleanup: Before and after photos

September 26, 2013 Technician Dan Page sent us these four photos illustrating the state of disarray of a m...
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August 15, 2013 Designing a data center can be a daunting and complicated process. There are many consi...


Providing Reliable, Manageable Power for VoIP Network Wiring Closets: A Practical Guide to IDF/MDF Infrastructure Migration and Implementation

VoIP (voice over Internet protocol) is rapidly becoming the de facto standard for voice communications in business, education, government and healt...
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Taking Your Network to 40/100G Ethernet

With the ratification of new industry standards and increased demands on data center throughput, 40/100G Ethernet will be an integral component of ...
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Lighting and the efficient data center

As data center operators and architects consider different ways to make their data centers more efficient, often the last area they consider i...
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Implementation Considerations for HDBaseT Networks

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