Floored: Must-See Photos

Marcelo Barboza, a BICSI RCDD, DCDC, NTS, ATS-certified consultant and instructor for structured cabling training organization Clarity Treinamentos (Clarity Training) of Brazil, sent in these captioned photos, uncovering an underfloor installation gone badly awry.

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Marcelo Barboza, a BICSI RCDD, DCDC, NTS, ATS-certified consultant and instructor for structured cabling training organization Clarity Treinamentos (Clarity Training) of Brazil, sent in these captioned photos, uncovering an underfloor installation gone badly awry. "My contribution to your 'Must See' cabling photos!" Thanks Marcelo!

Send your Must-See cabling photos to mattv@pennwell.com.

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(4) telephones connected to (2) UTP runs coming out of an office floor box.”
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Cable mess under raised floor of a server room.

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Loose jacks in floor boxes

Clarity Training provides in-person and online courses specializing in structured cabling, the physical infrastructure of data centers, and especially Fluke Networks products. Clarity also provides instruction for Fluke Networks' 3-day CCTT training and certification courses.

In partnership with the Oracle EAD, the firm’s wider course selection covers UTP and fiber-optic structured cabling and related topics, including Ethernet standards and fiber optic performance.

The firm notes that its courses "are all based on current standards and best practices and are not directed at any particular manufacturer."


Open call to all structured cabling technicians in the ICT arena: Next time you’re on-site and find yourself confronted with "a sight," whether of cabling chaos or its orderly solution, snap a picture with your phone and send it to mattv@pennwell.com for inclusion in our homepage ‘Must See Photos’ gallery, as well as in our weekly e-newsletters.

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