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Upsite Technologies appoints former Hitachi exec as public sector IT, data center chief

Upsite Technologies appoints former Hitachi exec as public sector IT, data center chief

July 29, 2015 Upsite has appointed Duane Davenport to the position of vice president of federal sales...

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

July 29, 2015

Tripp Lite expands its line of PDU Ethernet Switch Combos.

Top insights from Cisco's 2015 mid-year security report

Top insights from Cisco's 2015 mid-year security report

July 29, 2015 Cisco's outgoing executive chairman, John Chambers, talks with the company's SVP and ch...

Web seminar explains WBMMF, the next generation of multimode fiber

July 28, 2015 Hosted by the TIA Fiber Optics Technology Consortium, the seminar on wideband multimode...
Amazon enterprise services tech advises re: disaster recovery of on-premises IT infrastructure

Amazon enterprise services tech advises re: disaster recovery of on-premises IT infrastructure

July 28, 2015 Rich Uhl, Enterprise Solutions Architect for Amazon Web Services (AWS), delivered this ...
TierPoint acquires Florida's CxP Data Centers

TierPoint acquires Florida's CxP Data Centers

July 27, 2015 The acquired 121,000 sq. ft. facility is the largest colocation facility in northeast F...

TE builds physical layer management into Rapid Fiber panel

July 27, 2015 The new QRapid Fiber Panel incorporates Quareo physical layer management technology for...
CenturyLink expands data centers in 6 markets

CenturyLink expands data centers in 6 markets

July 22, 2015 The expansions add approximately 10.8 megawatts of critical capacity, bringing CenturyL...

Preterminated copper system now has more-compact cassettes

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

Overhead busway gaining market share among data center power distribution hardware

July 21, 2015 As an alternative to remote power panels, busway offers space savings, flexibility and ...

INDUSTRY NEWS

Adjustable-length screwdriver for cabling technicians

July 28, 2015 For cabling technicians as well as electricians, this screwdriver has a shaft...
Allied Telesis fiber connectivity products added to GSA federal supplier list

Allied Telesis fiber connectivity products added to GSA federal supplier list

July 27, 2015 Schedule 70 listing means government agencies can easily purchase the company...
Forbes magazine takes on cloud data center transformation

Forbes magazine takes on cloud data center transformation

July 27, 2015

Corroded abandoned cable causes underground explosion

July 27, 2015 The blast on a Rhode Island beach has been traced to an abandoned cable previ...

ATEC offering Fluke Networks OptiView XG tablet for rental

July 27, 2015 Advanced Test Equipment Rentals says it is the only authorized rental distrib...

Rail-mounted pluggable surge protection devices

July 27, 2015 ASI’s DIN-rail-mountable surge protection devices adhere to the 3rd edition o...
IDEAL Industries inks new partnership with IBEW/NECA

IDEAL Industries inks new partnership with IBEW/NECA

July 24, 2015 Over the next five years, IDEAL will donate financial, product and educationa...
Cisco sells CPE business to France's Technicolor

Cisco sells CPE business to France's Technicolor

July 24, 2015 The companies have also agreed to collaborate on video and broadband technolo...

Retired SWAT team leader discusses role of technology in crisis situations

July 24, 2015 Jesus M. Villahermosa Jr. will keynote CEC’s one-day technology conferences i...

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Enterprise Distributed Antenna Systems

Distributed antenna systems (DAS) meet critical connectivity needs for users in many enterprise environments. And with wireless carriers decreasing...

Data Center Management and Cabling

The cabling infrastructure supporting a data center’s information technology network is an essential system to the facility’s proper functioning, b...

Bringing Category 6A into the Enterprise

Historically, Category 6A was seen as a future-proofing solution for enterprise cabling.  With applications like Wi-Fi and PoE continuing to d...

Taking Copper To Greater Heights With Pair Bonding and Vectoring

As the demand for higher bandwidth for Triple Play Services (voice, data, and video) continues to increase, the deployment of bonding continues to ...

Network Advantages with Jetted Fiber Cable Pathway Solutions

Dura-Line and AFL have developed a new, innovative approach to enterprise fiber optic structured cabling with eABF Solutions. This is made possible...

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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...
11 Steps to Holistic Data Center Design - Belden Slideshow

11 Steps to Holistic Data Center Design

August 15, 2013 Designing a data center can be a daunting and complicated process. There are many consi...
Gone by in a whirlwind: 20 dangerous years in the cabling industry

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...

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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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Implementation Considerations for HDBaseT Networks

HDBaseT is starting to gain attention as an application that extends HDMI connectivity from a few meters to a reach of 100 meters using HDBase...
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Wideband Multimode Fiber – What is it and why does it make sense?

Multimode fiber (MMF) cabling is the workhorse media of local area network (LAN) backbones and data centers because it offers the lowest cost means...
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AFL Introduces Enhanced Event Analysis for M310 Data Center OTDR

09/10/2013 With its high dynamic range, short dead zones and new advanced event analysis algorithm, AFL’s M3...

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