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Patch Cords Meet Their Match

May 1, 2003

Patch cords in structured cabling systems are often overlooked, as they are considered non-differentiated commodities. Nothing could be further from the truth. Cabling is normally installed long befor…

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AT&T Canada completes installation of 7-Eleven network

March 4, 2003

AT&T Canada Inc., today announced yesterday that it has completed installation of a high-speed data communication n…

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Installation: Cabling on the Home Front

March 1, 2003

Whatever the Medium, Putting It in the Right Place Is at Least as Important as Putting in the Right Kind of Cable.The wired home is by no means the norm yet, but the number of homes networked for data…

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Maintenance & Testing: Testing in a wireless world

March 1, 2003

JUST LIKE IN A WIRED NETWORK, THE WIRELESS NETWORK CLIENT ISSUES MUST BE FIXED WHEN ISSUES ARISE.A wireless world is upon us. Users’ preference for untethered technology is obvious. Most PDAs and 70 p…

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Graybar, ETL Semko team up with launch of VIP Fiber program

January 29, 2003

A new quality assurance initiative by North America’s largest distributor of comm/data and electrical equipment and…

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New Standard Has Teeth

November 1, 2002

Earlier this year, TIA published the Building Automation System (BAS) Cabling Standard for commercial buildings, ANSI/TIA/EIA 862. Not too many people are aware of the existence of this standard and i…

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VARs reign in LAN equipment procurement

October 8, 2002

A recent survey performed by In-Stat/MDR has found that VARs are the most popular channel for LAN equipment procur…

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Administration Matters

July 1, 2002

If I were to ask the readers of this magazine what cabling administration is, the majority (including myself) would probably say that it is a system for keeping track of what cable is connected to wha…