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Apple seeking data center critical facilities engineer

Apple seeking data center critical facilities engineer

October 31, 2014 The company announced that it currently seeks experienced facility engineers to operate...
Mobile app empowers service technicians in field, fleet operations

Mobile app empowers service technicians in field, fleet operations

October 31, 2014 Cloud-based platform empowers mobile workers in the field with advanced collaboration t...

Non-metallic conduit and fittings for cable management and protection

October 31, 2014 HellermannTyton says HelaGuard is a flexible, versatile, lightweight cable management a...
Data center 40GbE, 100GbE physical layers to be explored in Ethernet Alliance webinar

Data center 40GbE, 100GbE physical layers to be explored in Ethernet Alliance webinar

October 31, 2014 Data center network architectures and topologies, cabling trends, standards, and plugga...

Fiber optic cable installation equipment: Blowing machine for micro fiber cable

October 31, 2014 General Machine Products’ AirStream Cable Blowing Machine achieves 260 feet of micro fi...
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.

Data center infrastructure administration, including cabling and power, examined

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

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...

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...

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...

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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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