DATA CENTER NEWS & PRODUCTS

The hidden costs of top-of-rack in the data center

April 24, 2014 New video from Siemon outlines in-row patching configurations for 10GBase-T switches.

Surge protectors shield signal, data lines from multiple destructive currents

April 24, 2014 Bourns' multi-stage Surge Protective Devices (SPD) feature extremely fast response and ...

Patch-cable management with strain relief

April 24, 2014 trans data elektronik’s tPM system comprises a 1U panel, cable guide holders and foam i...

ICC adds rack-, wall-mount fiber-optic enclosures

April 23, 2014 ICC has introduced a new "value line" of rack- and wall-mount fiber-optic enc...

CommScope launches Chinese-language website

April 23, 2014 The company notes that it has had a significant presence in China for more than 20 year...

U-Bolt ground clamps offer installation flexibility

April 22, 2014

ILSCO has added Type GPL U-Bolt versions of its electrical ground clamps.

Analyst: Network port revenues hit $39B; 40G booming in data center; 100G gains in core

April 22, 2014 Infonetics Research has released its latest 1G/10G/40G/100G Networking Ports report.

Explained: Cisco's 40G BiDi optics for the data center

April 22, 2014 In-depth video discussion by Cisco's director of product management, Thomas Scheibe.

INDUSTRY NEWS

Application note addresses copper-clad aluminum cable from testing perspective

April 24, 2014 Document from Fluke Networks describes the roles of DC resistance and resista...

High-throughput wireless Ethernet link includes PoE source capability

April 23, 2014 ComNet's NetWave NW-7 supports 240 Mbps throughput using MIMO technology.

PTZ camera robotics system automatically tracks multiple speakers

April 23, 2014 Telemetrics' camera robotics Auto Tracking System (ATS) is designed for educa...

Video: Fiber connector certification speed challenge

April 22, 2014 Test and measurment expert EXFO documented its contest at the 2014 BICSI show.

Unmanaged IP67 Ethernet switch drives industrial PoE devices

April 21, 2014

ICP DAS USA, Inc. (Lomita, CA) has introduced its model NS-205PSE-IP67.

Report: Wireless deployments spur fiber-optic testing demand

April 21, 2014 Frost & Sullivan reports that the fiber-optic test equipment market reach...

WiFi-enabled telescope dubbed ‘coolest app-cessory’

April 17, 2014 Wired gave a glowing review of Celestron’s NexStar Evolution line of telescop...

Electronics Technicians Association introduces new cabling certification

April 16, 2014 Individuals can earn the ETA’s Termination and Testing Technician certificati...

Lumos Networks chooses Cisco gear for new FTTC-IP fiber network overlay

April 16, 2014

Lumos ignites its “Project Ark” with help from Cisco Systems.

Bluetooth-controlled LED outdoor lighting

Bluetooth-controlled LED outdoor lighting

April 16, 2014

New from Hubbell's Kim Lighting unit.

10G Wi-Fi chipset to drive 'massive MIMO'

April 15, 2014 Quantenna is developing what it claims is "the world’s first 10G Wi-Fi c...

Optical USB 3.0 cables have 5-Gig capacity and 30-meter reach

April 15, 2014 Corning says its USB 3.Optical Cables are 50 percent thinner and 80 percent l...

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Essential cabling skills for the coming zombie apocalypse

October 28, 2013 Humanity's imminent zombie nightmare will demand critical ITS deployment expertise.

Closet cleanup: Before and after photos

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11 Steps to Holistic Data Center Design

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Gone by in a whirlwind: 20 dangerous years in the cabling industry

May 24, 2013 Folks here in Nashua, NH, home of the head offices of PennWell Technology Group'sCablin...

Recognizing the industry's positive contributors

March 14, 2013 In commemoration of Cabling Installation & Maintenance's 20th anniversary, we asked...

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