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New cabling standard recognises 28 AWG, modular plug terminated links

Network infrastructure installers, building and data centre operators benefit from smaller patch cords and direct-connect attachments on cable runs 28 AWG patch cords offer reduced diameter cabling providing up to double the capacity in cabinets and racks Industry standard is recognition of Panduit’s research in to 28 AWG and its benefit to the network infrastructure… Read More

High Speed Data Transport in the DC Evolution of Fibre Transmission

Dr. Rick Pimpinella’s Presentation on High Speed Data Transport in the Data Centre A presentation from the Panduit, Cisco, IDC and Fluke Networks London Event ‘400G at Light Speed’. The event presented a series of discussions centred around advanced fibre solutions to latency and bandwidth requirements for the next decade. Dr. Pimpinella’s presentation discusses high… Read More

Cable Management: Not as simple as from point A to point B

Network cable densities are increasing every day. With floor space always at a premium, the average rack cable density and its management is more critical. Technology refreshes also create havoc with combinations of adds and drops and mixed media throughout existing physical infrastructure. It is just not as simple as going from point A to… Read More

A New Generation of Multimode Fibres

Introduction Previously, multimode fibre (MMF) optical channel links utilised light emitting diode (LED) transceivers for data communications up to 640 Mb/s and distances up to 2 km. Early MMF types included OM1 and OM2 as specified in IEC/ISO 11801 generic cabling standards. With the development of vertical cavity surface emitting lasers (VCSELs) in the mid… Read More

Panduit Launches HD Flex™ 2.0 Fiber Cabling System For High-Performance Data Centres

Panduit Corp., a leading global provider of data centre solutions, today announced the launch of its new HD Flex™ 2.0 Fiber Cabling System. Engineered to provide high fibre density and serviceability for high-performance data centres, HD Flex™ 2.0 will debut at Cisco Live 2016, July 10-14, in Las Vegas. The latest addition to Panduit’s expansive… Read More

CNCI® is Pre-requisite to Attaining the R&M QPP Status

Leading providers of connectivity solutions for high-quality communication networks, R&M (Reichle & De-Massari AG) has recognised the importance of the Certified Network Cable Installer (CNCI®) certification from CNet Training and is endorsing it as a suitable pre-requisite to attaining the R&M Qualified Partner Program (QPP) status. R&M has been developing and producing cabling solutions for… Read More

Light up your data center

Higher density and lower costs With the HUBER+SUHNER data center solutions, it is possible to manage a staggering 3000 ports (6000 fibers) in the depth of a single 600mm deep floor tile. This exceptional packing density means that we occupy less space so that our customers can use this costly real estate for other revenue-generating… Read More

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