- Why 8-Fiber MPO/MTP Solutions Are Your Path of Least Resistance
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- Learn How to Plan and Design for the Future of Smart Lighting
- Do I Need an LP-Rated Cable?
- OM5 Recognized by TIA and IEC. What Now?
- Copper and Fiber Communication Cable Now Subject to Construction Products Regulation (CPR)—To Carry CE Marking by July 2017
- Buyer Beware: The Savings from Low-Cost Generic Fiber Assemblies are Not Worth the Risk
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Author Archives: Brian Duval
Anyone responsible for network infrastructure probably has stories of questionable foreign objects stuck in their ports and outlets. While it may be more of an issue in publicly accessible ports, it can happen wherever you might find childish mischief, malicious … Continue reading
As a cabling pro, you know that winning jobs is a balancing act between delivering competitive bids and protecting your profitability. But, have you ever considered how the speed of your individual termination processes can impact that balance? Siemon’s newest Cabling … Continue reading
18-Second Cat 6 MAX termination beats previous world record by over 6 seconds. We’re proud to announce the winner of the Siemon MAX® TurboTool™ Termination Challenge. This online contest challenged cabling contractors to test their skills against fellow cabling pros … Continue reading
18-Second Category 6 MAX termination beats previous world record by over 6 seconds. 9/25/14 – Watertown, CT – Siemon, a leading global network infrastructure specialist, today announced the US winner for round 2 of its MAX TurboTool Termination Challenge. This … Continue reading
Previous 31-second Z-MAX termination world record for RJ45 connectors falls. . . twice When we first launched our Z-MAX outlet, everyone here at Siemon had a feeling that it could be terminated faster than our publicized estimate of 60 seconds. … Continue reading
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