Below, Intel's Brian Yoshinaka gets an update on recent 10 Gigabit Ethernet over twisted-pair copper cabling (10GBase-T) trends from Panduit's Tom Kovanic. Topics include 10GBase-T and structured cabling deployment, and Category 6A cabling design.
Intel and Panduit are frequent collaborators on 10GBase-T technology.
Questions for Panduit include:
How great is customer interest in 10GBase-T?
What percentage of customers are deploying Cat 6A cabling?
How is Cat 6A cabling different than other, previous, grades of cabling?
What drives cable deployment choices for customers?
What is the truest definition of "structured cabling"?