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Foam blanking panels improve cooling efficiency in data center aisle containment layouts

July 22, 2014 Data Center Resources has launched its AirStrip foam blanking panel for its Cool Shield...

Survey: Majority of electrical contractors work on structured wiring, cabling for communication systems

July 22, 2014 70% of electrical contractors polled by ECM reportedly worked in power quality, communi...

Tips for getting the most out of the network closet

July 21, 2014

New white paper from Eaton.

Gigabit PoE+ injectors enhance industrial device performance

July 21, 2014 Red Lion's N-Tron series Gigabit Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+) injectors eliminate ne...

Pasternack adds low PIM cable jumpers

July 21, 2014

Low PIM cable assemblies leverage a proprietary, formable semi-rigid coax design.

Open Data Center Alliance announces Forecast 2014 speakers, sessions, sponsors

July 21, 2014 Speakers include representatives from Intel, NTT Data, T-Systems; Citrix, Dell and Emer...

Seminar discusses data center design options

July 21, 2014 Siemon’s Carrie Higbie will discuss top-of-rack setups in a fat-tree switch fabrics.

Greenlee appoints engineering, product management leadership

July 18, 2014 Jeff Smith and Josh Jacobs now direct engineering and product-management functions, res...

BT awards Anritsu major contract for fiber-optic test equipment

July 18, 2014

Anritsu will supply more than 1,000 units of its MT9090A Network Master tester.

Analyst: $1 trillion to be spent on telecom, datacom equipment/software over next 5 years

July 18, 2014 No matter that enterprises and service providers are in the middle of massive network u...

Rack-mount fiber distribution panel

July 18, 2014 The 6U panel accommodates termination or splicing of 96-count outside-plant or riser ca...

Half racks designed for small electronic equipment

July 18, 2014 Lowell Manufacturing’s LHFR series of products is 10.69 inches wide and 14 inches deep,...

Panasonic gears HD dome network cameras for small to mid-sized applications

July 17, 2014 Panasonic announced the availability of its new 3 Series of 720p dome network cameras.

Crew of 30 U.S. sailors overhauls cabling aboard aircraft carrier Dwight D. Eisenhower

July 17, 2014 The ship’s cableway team pulled more than 200,000 feet of new cable as part of the Cons...

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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

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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 and Infrastructure for Educational Facilities

Educational buildings and campuses, whether K-12 or higher-education environments, place multiple, significant requirements on communications infrastructures. User expectations ...
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Installation and Management Techniques for High-Density Networks

With the “Internet of computers” being joined by the “Internet of things” to result in the “Internet of Everything,” the transmission of data is constant and the amount of infor...
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Innovations in Twisted-Pair Copper Cabling

Despite several predictions of its demise over many years, twisted-pair copper cabling technology continues to evolve and improve to meet far more communication-system requireme...
June 19, 2014

Fiber-Optic Cabling Technologies for Installation and Management

Deploying and using fiber-optic cabling systems requires constant upkeep with current technologies related to these systems’ design, installation and management. While fiber-opt...
May 22, 2014

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Connectivity in High-Speed Twisted-Pair Networks

September 27, 2013 For twisted-pair copper-based networks to fully support the throughput capacity demande...
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Specifying and Administering High-Performance Cabling Systems for Data Centers

June 28, 2013 With more options than ever before, and more options on the way, specifying a network c...
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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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The Optical Fiber Ribbon Solution for the 10G to 40G/100G Data Center Migration

As transmission speeds necessary to handle the growing daily network traffic of the data center increase, the migrati...

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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Fiber Optic Encircled Flux Round Robin Testing

This white paper discusses results from 19 months of round robin testing initiated to check the current state of equi...
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