Oct
05
2017
17 Factors That Slows Down Your Data Transfer Rates
Factors that influence Data Transfer Rates     The amount of data that can be transferred over even simple unshield
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Sep
26
2017
Decibels 101: Everything you need to know about decibels
One dB (decibel) really makes a huge difference!     Why such terms decibels are used? When you compare cable performance and a manufacturer states that the attenua
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Sep
19
2017
Maximum Operating Frequency and Category Requirements in Cat 3 – 7 Copper Cables
With many variables in play, it can be very trick to know what to do, and what not to do when you work with network cables and design. To work through all the possible p
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Aug
24
2017
Intro to Screened Twisted-Pair (ScTP) and Screened Shielded Twisted-Pair (S/STP or S/FTP)
Screened Twisted-Pair (ScTP)   Screened twisted-pair (ScTP) cabling is recognized by the AN 51 / TIA-568-C standard. This is a hybrid of
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Aug
18
2017
Intro to Shielded Twisted-Pair (STP)
Shielded Twisted-Pair (STP)     IBM first made shielded twisted-pair (STP) cabling popular when they introduced data cabling type classifications. Although STP cos
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