RCDD's choice: The week's top 5 stories
IEEE 802.3bs 200-Gbit/sec and 400-Gbit/sec Ethernet standard approved; Tool-free field-terminable Category 6A plug; Cabling distributors poll; CommScope re-ups on OFS fiber; More.
In a new technical blog, Leviton’s Gary Bernstein describes the different iterations of the IEEE’s 200/400-Gbit Ethernet standard—IEEE 802.3bs—and also explaines the practical effects the now-approved standard will have on cabling-system deployments in data centers.
Some weeks, the top stories just seem to describe any BICSI RCDD's inevitable range of choice.
Leviton's newly released Cat 6A Universal Tool-Free Plug accommodates a variety of network applications. The plug's glamour shot has titillated some interesting commentary at Reddit's 'Cableporn' sub-community.
Of 9 major communications cabling distributors, which company have you dealt with most in the past year? Take our spot poll on the matter. Guess who's leading?
“Through this agreement, CommScope secures access to a premier supply of optical fiber for development of innovative fiber cabling products for global wireline and wireless networks,” says Jaxon Lang, senior vice president and Connectivity Solutions segment leader, CommScope.
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