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Straight to the Point: Siemon’s New Z-PLUG Delivers High-Performance Plug-Terminated Links for Intelligent Buildings

Network infrastructure pros are well aware of the revolution happening inside the walls and ceilings of modern buildings, and they know what is driving it.  It’s the advent of intelligent buildings – the Internet of Things – where virtually every … Continue reading

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Learn How to Plan and Design for the Future of Smart Lighting

As intelligent lighting systems continue to see substantial growth year after year, it’s beneficial for infrastructure designers to have a comprehensive understanding on the deployment and installation of these systems. In fact, Power over Ethernet (PoE) lighting currently illuminates over … Continue reading

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Do I Need an LP-Rated Cable?

The 2017 edition of the NFPA 70® National Electrical Code® (NEC) contains a new Article 840, Part VI requirement addressing premise powering of communications equipment over communications cable. This requirement only applies when the power supplied is greater than 60W (e.g., … Continue reading

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Next Week! Siemon ‘killer app’ webinar on IEEE 802.11ac 5 GHz Wi-Fi

Siemon, a leading global infrastructure specialist, continues its free webinar series with a special 30 minute educational update on the newly published IEEE 802.11ac Very High Throughput 5 GHz Wireless Standard. Introduced, with the name ‘Killer application alert’, this latest … Continue reading

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‘Innovate: Cabling For The Future’ breaks 40,000 barrier

Siemon has announced that its market- leading free magazine ‘Innovate: Cabling for the Future‘ has a global circulation that now reaches over 40,000 people in more than 148 countries. Siemon’s interactive magazine is available online and offers a focused quarterly … Continue reading

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Beware the Arc in Powered Remote Network Devices

In less than a decade, remote powering technology has revolutionized the look and feel of the IT world. Many IT managers aren’t aware that remote power delivery produces temperature rise in cable bundles and electrical arcing damage to connector contacts. … Continue reading

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Siemon Educational Webinar Series Explains New IEEE 802.11ac 5 GHz Wi-Fi

Siemon is pleased to announce a new webinar with an educational update on the newly published IEEE 802.11ac Very High Throughput 5 GHz Wireless Standard. This latest informative webinar titled, IEEE 802.11ac 5 GHz Wireless Update and Structured Cabling Implications, … Continue reading

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Introducing the latest edition of INNOVATE: Cabling For The Future Digital Magazine

Introducing the latest edition of INNOVATE: Cabling For The Future Digital Magazine – featuring Siemon’s 110 Year Anniversary, new products, videos, case studies and learning tools for Data Centers, LANs and Intelligent Buildings. Enjoy!

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10 Myths about Smart Building Performance

Smart Buildings are Expensive, Complicated, Only New Products, Only About Energy…? Not true. There are many myths surrounding smart building performance.  Colin Dyer, President & CEO of Jones Lang LaSalle, Inc., dispels 10 smart building myths in his recent article … Continue reading

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Siemon Video: Connecting the World to a Higher Standard

This new video from Siemon explains the importance of cabling in the overall IT environment and goes on to show our expertise as a data center and low voltage intelligent building specialist. The video also highlights Siemon’s continuing focus on … Continue reading

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