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Author Archives: Brian Duval
Looking for a cost-effective, feature-rich 24” (600mm) cabinet solution? Check out Siemon’s V600: Standard footprint 24” (600mm) width, 40” (1000mm) and 48” (1200mm) depth options, 45U Flexible mounting options Standard 19” mounting rails are depth adjustable to support multiple equipment … Continue reading
After so many years, why are Siemon’s S110 connecting blocks still so popular with cabling contractors? Let’s count the ways. . . US-Made – Siemon S110 blocks are made right here in Watertown, CT High-Quality – Like all Siemon product, … Continue reading
In this Infographic, we look at key points in the timeline of 10Gb/s copper cabling and the 10GBASE-T application standard. From early cabling options to current and future developments, it shows 10GBASE-T and twisted-pair copper cabling’s projected rise to 10Gb/s … Continue reading
In this Infographic, we look at the results of benchmark tests comparing fiber optic cable assemblies from established global manufacturers versus low-cost generic assembly house options and explore the potential impact on your network. Get the full test results … Continue reading
Siemon’s STM-8 tester has been a staple in the network cabling industry for years and there’s no secret to its long-term popularity. Designed to test UTP and shielded cable, this hand-held unit is economical, versatile and like any Siemon product, … Continue reading
Carrie Higbie’s expertise is getting around. She’s been all over the world, helping data center pros get a more balanced handle on the current debate between point-to-point cabling and structured cabling. This time, Carrie has written a piece for Mission … Continue reading
When it was launched back in 1999, Siemon’s HD6 Patch panel was the first to exceed category 6 performance requirements. Now, over a decade later, its installer friendly features and high quality still set the standard for category 6 patching, … Continue reading
With all of the “latest and greatest” tools coming out promising to simplify the cabling contractor’s job, it is easy to forget the tried and true “stand-bys” that are just as effective today as when they first hit the market. … Continue reading
Siemon wants cabling contractors to see firsthand how the innovative XLR8™ mechanical splice system can improve LC and SC fiber termination times and performance consistency. So, for a limited time, Siemon is offering a free XLR8 tool kit with the purchase … Continue reading
Cabling Installation and Maintenance Magazine has just published an interesting article on 10GBASE-T and twisted pair copper cabling in their March issue. Written by Ron Cates of PLX (a leading 10Gb/s PHY developer) and Siemon’s Val Maguire, it gives a solid overview … Continue reading