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NECA publishes updated fiber optic standard

November 29, 2004

NECA/FOA 301-2004, Standard for Installing and Testing Fiber Optic Cables (ANSI) is the latest publication in the N…

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Network professionals sought as beta testers for CompTIA Network+ Certification upgrade

November 24, 2004

The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is seeking experienced network administrators and network s…

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Agilent analyzer offers Gigabit Ethernet, RFC 2544 performance testing

November 18, 2004

Agilent Technologies Inc. has released a handheld network-performance tester that allows network technicians to tes…

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General Cable and Panduit announce alliance, launch PanGen

November 9, 2004

General Cable Corp. and Panduit Corp. today announced a new alliance and the introduction of the PanGen structured…

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Agilent extends optical analyzer

November 1, 2004

Agilent Technologies Inc. today introduced a wide-wavelength, multi-rate optical module for the Agilent 86100C Infi…

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Of VoIP and Bandwidth

November 1, 2004

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) is finally realizing its true potential, but what seems lost in all the furore is the impact the tech- nology will have on network infrastruct- ures being built today.

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TIA Data Centre Standard on the Way

November 1, 2004

A new standard that will detail how data centres should be designed and how they should operate is expected to ready for publication by no later than next June.

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ICC Enclosures Designed for Residential Structured Wiring Systems

November 1, 2004

ICC has released three new enclosure sizes for residential structured wiring systems.

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Bullish About 2005

November 1, 2004

In our annual Look Ahead last year we concluded that while there are signs of a resurgence underway, the slump will only end when organizations start investing capital in networks and telecommunications again.

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Conference Attracts 800+

November 1, 2004

My last two columns in CNS discussed the recent BICSI 2004 Canada Conference in Ottawa, and in this issue I get to say thank you to the many readers for all of their support.