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Event-analysis capability added to OTDRs

April 16, 2014 AFL has incorporated the new TruEvent technology to its M-series OTDRs for multimode an...

Electronics Technicians Association introduces new cabling certification

April 16, 2014 Individuals can earn the ETA’s Termination and Testing Technician certification by pass...

Optical USB 3.0 cables have 5-Gig capacity and 30-meter reach

April 15, 2014 Corning says its USB 3.Optical Cables are 50 percent thinner and 80 percent lighter tha...

How-to video: Continuity testing for fiber-optic cables

April 14, 2014 New tutorial video from Alliance Corp., a manufacturer of fiber-optic cables for the wi...

Raised-floor system with built-in cable management

April 10, 2014 PowerFlor’s prefabricated panels contain recessed grommets for data, telecom and power ...

Germany's Rosenberger OSI engineers longer fiber reach for data center cables

April 8, 2014 Rosenberger-OSI says the values its new end-to-end system allows for insertion loss in ...

Report: US businesses lag in fiber network connectivity

April 7, 2014 However, broader accessibility to on-net fiber has started to shake up the services mar...

Report: Anixter had no bidders

April 7, 2014 Bloomberg reports that assumed suitors Rexel, Carlyle Group and others chose not to mak...

INDUSTRY NEWS

Data logger charts lighting use

April 18, 2014 Data center managers can use the gathered analytics to help create a lighting-efficienc...

Chicago Data Center Summit set for June

April 17, 2014 This year's event will focus on data center real estate, connectivity, and technology i...

WiFi-enabled telescope dubbed ‘coolest app-cessory’

April 17, 2014 Wired gave a glowing review of Celestron’s NexStar Evolution line of telescopes, which ...

Cable-in-conduit saves installation time, improves jobsite safety

April 17, 2014

Southwire has launched its SIMpull Cable-in-Conduit.

3 reasons to use LED lighting in a data center

April 17, 2014 White paper covering efficient data center lighting cites the TIA-942-A standard when m...

Compact NEMA 12 cabinet coolers resist heat, dirt

April 16, 2014

New from Exair.

Chatsworth Products redesigns cabinets for better airflow isolation

April 16, 2014 The redesigned N-Series TeraFrame Gen 3 supports different-sized devices without the ne...

Lumos Networks chooses Cisco gear for new FTTC-IP fiber network overlay

April 16, 2014

Lumos ignites its “Project Ark” with help from Cisco Systems.

Bluetooth-controlled LED outdoor lighting

Bluetooth-controlled LED outdoor lighting

April 16, 2014

New from Hubbell's Kim Lighting unit.

Examining data center power system harmonics

April 15, 2014 A recent white paper from The Green Grid examines data center power system harmonics an...

Connect, monitor and control 16 PDUs via Ethernet cabling

April 15, 2014 The new range of power-management solutions by Cannon T4 features an IP dongle that ena...

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Optimizing Fiber for the Next Generation Network

How do you optimize existing fiber infrastructure to deliver more services, increase capacity, extend distances and improve reliability – while red...
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Cabling and Networking Standards Update, Spring 2014

his webcast seminar, produced by Cabling Installation & Maintenance and sponsored by Berk-Tek, Fluke Networks, and comCables.com, provides...

Distributed Antenna Systems: Options and Best Practices

Distributed antenna systems continue to grow in popularity as the drivers that create demand for them remain strong. Increasing numbers of user org...

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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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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 migration from existing systems to 40...

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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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 the environment. One initiati...
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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 physical layer – Layer 1 of the ...
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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 equipment, designed to measure Fib...
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