High Speed Cabling


Data center infrastructure administration, including cabling and power, examined

October 30, 2014 Web seminar will address three angles of data center infrastructure management: cabling...

Data center cloud computing specialist Red Cloud goes modular with Cannon T4 solutions

October 30, 2014 The data center operator plans to use Cannon’s modular and customizable data center sol...

TIA moving forward with wideband multimode fiber standard

October 15, 2014 The fiber being specified will accommodate wave-division multiplexing that will enable ...

Cabling experts suggest FAA fire is the tip of the sabotage iceberg

October 3, 2014 A six-month-old blog post and a recent conference presentation discussed the perils of ...

Category 8 field-terminable plug is commercially available

October 3, 2014 OCC’s Cat8 Plug meets the latest draft Cat 8 spec and is designed for direct-attach lin...

Category 8 cabling standard update: Milestones reached, work remains

September 15, 2014 A new document from CommScope reveals information about Cat 8 return loss performance, ...

Cabinet offers density, accessibility, and thermal efficiency

September 11, 2014 Siemon’s V800 offers 16U of additional mounting space and is available in multiple heig...

25GBase-T on Ethernet Alliance’s ‘rate debate’ agenda

September 10, 2014 The one-day Technology Exploration Forum will cover standard and technology development...


CableTechs: Bad Day

Cable Techs: Bad Day

October 30, 2014

From Cabletechs.org comes this timeless music video for the cabling industry.

168-Mbps Ethernet extender streams media over existing copper network infrastructure

168-Mbps Ethernet extender streams media over existing copper network infrastructure

October 30, 2014 Patton’s dual-port CopperLink CL1212 delivers up to 168 Mbps downstream connectivity.

CIO and system architect discuss fiber-optic cabling, passive optical LAN practicalities

October 30, 2014 On-demand webinar features viewpoints from the CIO of a law firm and the principal from...
Tellabs' optical LAN deployed to five more college campuses

Tellabs' optical LAN deployed to 5 more college campuses

October 30, 2014 Tellabs' partner CORE Telecom Systems coordinated all logistics and support for the new...

LC fiber-optic connector for harsh environments

October 30, 2014 Souriau’s UTS LC fiber-optic connector achieves IP68/IP69K ratings while the connector ...
Klein Tools wins 4 product awards; wire pulling lubricant cited

Klein Tools wins 4 product awards; wire pulling lubricant cited

October 30, 2014 Recent industry awards go to Klein's foam wire pulling lubricant, pliers, switch drive ...

Fiber cleaning kit for large-scale networks

October 29, 2014 The Sticklers High Volume Fiber Cleaning Kit contains everything needed to decontaminat...
Brush-style cable entry device organizes, protects low voltage cabling

Brush-style cable entry device organizes, protects low voltage cabling

October 29, 2014 Arlington's CED135 cable entry device with brushed opening organizes and protects low v...


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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

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

August 15, 2013

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...

More Tales of Cabling Spaghetti

November 28, 2012

10 tricks, treats and frights for the cabling industry in 2012

October 24, 2012


Cabling, Power and Thermal-Management Technologies in the Data Center

A data center truly is an ecosystem of interrelated and interdependent technologies, the performance of each one affecting the others in some way. ...

Cabling Standards Update

This webcast seminar, produced by Cabling Installation & Maintenance, provides insight into some of the current cabling-standards developments ...
October 22, 2014

How a Passive Optical LAN can solve Tomorrow’s Connectivity Challenges

 In this session, Patrick McLaughlin, will moderate a discussion with Dave Cunningham, Director of Business Development, Optical LAN at Tellab...
October 9, 2014


Connectivity in High-Speed Twisted-Pair Networks

For twisted-pair copper-based networks to fully support the throughput capacity demanded by today’s leading-edge applications, performance of the n...
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Fiber Storage – Are you doing it wrong?

This white paper discusses the results of using faulty, ineffective means and products that are inappropriate for aerial fiber optic storage and pr...

Laying the groundwork for a new level of Power over Ethernet

Enterprise networks continue to expand, growing more versatile and complex. Devices once considered peripherals—wireless access points (WAPs), secu...
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OTDR Event Analysis

Data center, enterprise, and FTTx fiber networks present a number of challenges when it comes to locating and measuring events and impairments. The...
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Advances in Multi-Fiber Connectivity

Today’s data centers are looking to deploy infrastructures that are ready to support 40- and 100-gigabit Ethernet (GbE) as well as flattened data c...
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Category 8 Cabling Standards Update

In order to be successful, 40G applications must have the proper cabling solutions to back them up and meet their bandwidth requirements. This reso...
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