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Opinion: 24-fiber connectivity still the long-term answer

August 6, 2015 Leviton’s Gary Bernstein says 8-fiber-based systems, unlike 24-fiber connectivity, requ...

10 steps to optimizing data center infrastructure

July 31, 2015 Reichle & De-Massari teamed with Rittal to produce a white paper addressing data ce...

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...

TE builds physical layer management into Rapid Fiber panel

July 27, 2015 The new QRapid Fiber Panel incorporates Quareo physical layer management technology for...

Preterminated copper system now has more-compact cassettes

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

Data center design and services firm Karis to exclusively provide Emcor enclosures

July 10, 2015 From preconfigured to fully customized enclosures, Emcor brands are now the standard fo...

CommScope’s iTRACS DCIM update simplifies user experience with SimpleView interface

July 8, 2015 SimpleView is an interactive browser-based visual interface that enables DCIM users to ...

Web seminar focuses on data center cabling and management

July 8, 2015 DCIM, thermal management, and data center cabling options will be covered in a one-hour...

Wire cage enclosures provide equipment security in multi-tenant data centers

July 7, 2015 Chatsworth Products’ wire cage enclosures are scalable, modular, and allow easy air cir...

Contracted colo data center space now tops 3.7 million square meters

July 6, 2015 According to IHS, the amount of contracted colo data center floorspace was 10 percent h...


OFS launches InvisiLight MDU optical line at OSP Expo 2015

OFS launches InvisiLight MDU optical line at OSP Expo 2015

September 3, 2015 The InvisiLight MDU Solution helps meet the often difficult and expensive challenge of ...
5-year U.S. data center rack market forecast to grow 13.95% CAGR

5-year U.S. data center rack market forecast to grow at 13.95% CAGR

September 2, 2015 However, a new report states that increased adoption of blade and microservers is chall...
Unirise says smaller 28AWG patch cord uses 50% less space in high-density installation pathways

Unirise says smaller 28-AWG patch cord uses 50% less space in high-density installation pathways

September 2, 2015

Unirise USA unveils its ClearFit Slim patch cord.

AFL selects Convergent Systems Group to rep enterprise, critical infrastructure sales in Southwest US

AFL selects Convergent Systems Group to rep enterprise, critical infrastructure sales in Southwest US

September 2, 2015 With main offices in Phoenix and Albuquerque, CSG represents select manufacturers of cr...

In Omaha, Kidwell hires new cabling client services manager

September 2, 2015 Effective August 1, IT solutions provider Kidwell announced that Jeremy Covrig will act...



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Managing Change in Data Center Cabling and Systems

As the vital central nervous system of business operations, a data center must deliver solid, consistent performance from every system—network cabl...

UL, the NEC, and Power over LAN Cable

Underwriters Laboratories plays an integral role in analyzing the science that influences safety specifications for many industries, including cabl...

Cabling for Next-Generation Power over Ethernet

Power over Ethernet has been a widely used enabling technology in networks for more than a decade. As its functionality became realized and capital...


CommScope Category 8 Demo

BICSI Winter 2015: More Products

March 19, 2015
AFL/Fujikura 21S mid-range fusion splicer

BICSI Winter 2015: Product Videos

March 11, 2015
Exhibitions' opening night: Jumping!

BICSI Winter 2015 Show Recap

March 10, 2015
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...


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

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 Receives Four Patents for Inventions

Patents enhance AFL's optical connectivity, fusion splicing and fiber optic cable product lines

AFL Selects NextGen Marketing LLC for Texas Enterprise Market

Headquartered in Dallas, Texas and with operations in San Antonio and Houston

AFL Selects Summit Power Sales to Represent Enterprise Market in the Rocky Mountain Region

Summit Power Sales to support the enterprise market for AFL in Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Idaho and...