April 18, 2001 Helix/HiTemp Cables and Chromatic Technologies, subsidiaries of Draka USA (www.drakausa.com) and Molex Premise Networks (www.molexpn.com) will announce their strategic technology alliance, Draka Molex Cabling Systems, at the BICSI Spring Conference May 6-10 in Las Vegas, NV. This system solution will offer complete and warranted fiber and copper end-to-end structured cabling solutions for datacom applications.
Draka Molex Cabling Systems will address real network performance as characterized in an installed high-speed environment with a system that has been tested and verified to support a myriad of applications as well as addressing all protocols. Draka Molex Cabling Systems will address bandwidth issues that affect voice, data and video intensive technologies for today as well as those of tomorrow. Together the solution will meet all links and channel performance and products will be tested and verified to comply with the recognized global standards such as EIA/TIA, ISO IEC 11801, IEEE, ANSI and ATM Forum as well as those of tomorrow.
The Draka USA companies (Helix/HiTemp Cables, Inc., and Chromatic Technologies, Inc.) offer copper and fiber optic cable configurations including coax, UTP, STP in plenum or non-plenum, and multi-fiber breakout or loose tube, single or multi-mode for backbone and horizontal applications. Molex Premise Networks offers unique end-to-end products from the outlets to the distribution frames, which encompass copper and fiber components.