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What is Certification and is it really necessary?

Environmental Problems with Cat5e, Cat6, and Cat6A Cable Cable must be installed so that external environmental factors do not have an effect on the performance of the network. Problems can occur at the patch panel punch down, at the wall plate jack and anywhere along the cable itself. Maybe an inadvertent kink is in the […]

Cable Basket Trays – Uses and Benefits

Cable basket trays are described as go-to solutions for routing and supporting numerous cable runs. The wired frame enhances air circulation and cable ventilation. This can be appropriate beneath desks, elevated floors, or hanging tray systems. You can assemble basket trays for intersections, horizontal sections, mounting braces, hardware, and tray cutters. The cable basket tray […]

Are you Ready for 1gb Internet?

Your city might be poised for a dramatic increase in Internet speed into your office. Right now, you might have DSL Internet running on Cat5e cable at speeds of up to 25 – 30mb. But 1gb Internet is coming. New high-speed fiber optic networks are being built that will bring 1gb Internet to your office’s […]

Is it Practical to Use Cat6 Cable?

Data volume has grown extensively. Also, the processing capacity to users continues to get grow. Specialists in data management forecast that information production will be 44 times larger in five years with enterprises needing to process and safeguard 80 percent of the new data. Data Cables For these reasons, you might need to become more […]

Patch Cables and Twisted Pair Cabling

The patch cable is used to link up two network devices. This type of cabling is usually a Cat6 or a Cat5e cable that connects personal computers to the wall plate or provides the short interconnects among the switches, routers and the patch panels in the wall closet or Server Room. These make use of […]

Basics of Riser Cables

Riser cables were designed for non-plenum vertical applications like between the floors of multi-story buildings. They are also described as backbone cables. These cables serve as the main conduit of a distribution system for data, video or voice. It originates from the point where communications go in through a particular edifice.  This cable comprises part […]

Things to Avoid in Running Network Cabling

What can cabling that has not been installed properly do? It can lead to a lot of negative outcomes such as paralyzed network performance, maintenance troubles and hidden costs. Network cabling can be  especially troublesome if it is installed by individuals without the proper knowledge and tools. When it comes to twisted pair cabling, there […]

Network Infrastructure Planning

What is a network? The network is classified as a group of hardware and software components that connect devices within a company and link that entity to other companies in the world-wide web. The hardware for networking consists of network interface cards, computers, routers, switches, patch panels and cables. Software refers to network services and […]

Important Facts About Cabling Infrastructure

Network cabling that has not been installed properly may result in various communications issues. Even minor problems such as a connector that has not been terminated properly can prevent Power over Ethernet from performing well. Wiring Standards See to it that you use appropriate wiring patterns which are T568a and T568b. Refrain from bringing together […]

Essential Issues in Design of Structured Cabling Systems

Structured cabling systems (SCS) refers to the local area network  cabling system designed exclusively to fit a company’s requirements. It combines data, voice, video, and management systems sometimes including alarm and security. SCS insures that all of this information is transmitted promptly and efficiently. The structured cabling system normally includes transmission products with engineering design […]