Testing fiber cabling goes beyond just Tier 1 and Tier 2, while Category 8 copper brings new considerations.
The TIA-942 standard, currently in its B revision, complements other standards documents for professionals who specify, deploy, and manage data center fiber-optic cabling systems.
A blog post from Belden’s Dwayne Crawford brings a close-to-home perspective to the ongoing trade war.
The Category 6A channel adapter on Ideal Networks’ LanTEK III uses the approved ‘centered’ jack that measures RJ45 plug performance.
The ANSI/TIA-568.2-D standard requires de-rating of the 100-meter channel length when 28-AWG patch cords are used.
The company used its field-termination plugs and keystone jacks, along with Draka cable, to achieve compliance with the latest ISO Category 8 standard.
Hitachi Cable America’s DryBit eliminates the need to transition from outdoor to indoor-rated cable.
The FOA’s updated fiber installation and testing standard is available for free, an industry veteran says single pair is our future, and Corning demos its ONE software-defined LAN in a hotel.
NECA/FOA-301 was written by contractors and installers for contractors and installers, covering the installation and testing of fiber-optic cable plants.
As network cabling specialist for the Southeastern U.S., Oliver will provide sales, technical support and training, and create new business opportunities for Siemon.
Category 5e, 6, and 6A adapters for the Versiv DSX CableAnalyzer certify modular plug terminated links to the draft TIA-568.2-D standard.
Introducing the Ethernet Alliance PoE Certification Program
The Alliance’s chairman, John D’Ambrosia, will be joined by Texas Instruments’ Thomas Lewis to discuss the need for and importance of the Alliance’s Power over Ethernet certification program.
I'm thrilled to have this opportunity to tell you about a live event we've planned with the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA). On Wednesday, May 9 we at Cabling Installation & Maintenance will co-host, with the TIA, the Cabling and Networking Standards Summit.