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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...

Fiber-optic cable storage dos and don’ts addressed in technical paper

October 29, 2014

Document from Hubbell asks, and answers, ‘Fiber storage – are you doing it wrong?’

Aruba's 802.11ac wireless LAN products certified by NSA for use in federal agencies

Aruba's 802.11ac wireless LAN products certified by NSA for use in federal agencies

October 29, 2014 Aruba Networks says its 802.11ac Gigabit Wi-Fi products are the first to receive t...

Network cable labeling software update

October 29, 2014 Brady’s LabelMark 6.1 adds a breaker-box application, multiple language options, and im...
At-a-glance data center, IT infrastructure guide provides planning, construction, upgrade tips

At-a-glance data center, IT infrastructure guide provides planning, construction, upgrade tips

October 29, 2014 New guide from Rittal explains how to build and upgrade data centers of all sizes to me...

Large-area IP camera's 360° video surveillance drives uninterrupted network security

October 29, 2014 AXIS Q60-E Series provides a 360° overview with four adjustable heads and one-click, hi...
Ingram Micro Europe to distribute IP video security, surveillance specialist Milestone Systems

Ingram Micro Europe to distribute IP video security, surveillance specialist Milestone Systems

October 28, 2014 Ingram Micro will be distributing Milestone Systems' IP video products in Austria, Germ...

Adjustable cable stripper handles halogen-free-insulated wires

October 28, 2014 Weidmuller’s stripax ULtimate has a self-adjusting blade that allows it to automaticall...

Rittal says data center/IT server racks streamline system integration process

October 28, 2014 New rack’s added functionality starts with its advanced shipping system that features a...

Fiber cassettes for 10G, 40G and 100G network connectivity

October 28, 2014 Tripp Lite's new line of high-density fiber cassettes are designed to interconnect 10, ...

Fiber-optic training association FOA certifies 50,000th technician

October 28, 2014 Bradley Salmon, an electrical technician with the Royal Canadian Navy, recently receive...

NBase-T Alliance forms to forge multi-gig over Cat 5e, Cat 6 cabling

October 28, 2014 Led by Cisco and Aquantia, the alliance will work to spread the word and promote standa...

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Essential cabling skills for the coming zombie apocalypse

Humanity's imminent zombie nightmare will demand critical ITS deployment expertise.

Closet cleanup: Before and after photos

Technician Dan Page sent us these four photos illustrating the state of disarray of a main crossconnect that served two floors ...

11 Steps to Holistic Data Center Design

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

Folks here in Nashua, NH, home of the head offices of PennWell Technology Group'sCabling Installation & Maintenance, have f...

Recognizing the industry's positive contributors

In commemoration of Cabling Installation & Maintenance's 20th anniversary, we asked our audience to nominate individuals th...

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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. Professionals administering th...
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Cabling Standards Update

This webcast seminar, produced by Cabling Installation & Maintenance, provides insight into some of the current cabling-standards developments within the TIA, with reference...
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 Tellabs, Todd Christner, Director of...
October 9, 2014

40- and 100-Gbit/sec Networks and Cabling

The relentless increase in the amount of information being transferred and stored has prompted the development and use of extremely high-speed data-transmission technologies. To...
September 25, 2014

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Connectivity in High-Speed Twisted-Pair Networks

September 25, 2014 For twisted-pair copper-based networks to fully support the throughput capacity demande...
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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 aer...

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—wirel...
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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 measuri...
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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 (Gb...
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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 ban...
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Exploring the Benefits of Low Smoke Zero Halogen: Eco-friendly Cabling with No Performance Loss

“Green consciousness” is a trend that is being embraced globally to improve consumer and worker safety and to protect...
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The New Normal: Multi-Everything

Today’s IT discussions are filled with terms like Cloud, Virtualization, SANs, BYOD, SaaS, and SLAs. Rarely is the ph...
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