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Understand the Differences Among POE vs. POE+ vs. POE++

Power over Ethernet (PoE) technology has revolutionized how we power and connect smart devices, including lighting and appliances, in commercial buildings.  These standards have eliminated the need for traditional electrical cords by delivering power through Ethernet cables. If you’ve researched PoE technology, you might’ve come across the terms PoE, PoE+, and PoE++.  Each “+” [...]


5G vs. Fiber Optics: Everything You Need to Know About These Communication Methods

You’ve seen a lot of headlines in the past few years about fiber optics installation (“fiber”) as more cities expand their fiber networks. You’ll also read headlines about 5G networks rolling out with wireless companies. While both offer reasonable transmission rates and speeds, both offer different ways of communicating that gives companies an advantage when […]


Clearing Up Your Questions on Data Center Cable Management Best Practices

Data center cable management can be a daunting and complicated task, with countless cables to sort and organize. However, it’s a crucial element to ensure the smooth functioning of your data center. A well-maintained and managed cabling system can lead to enhanced productivity, reduced downtime, and efficient use of resources.  Therefore, it’s essential to thoroughly […]


5 Air Blown Fiber Optic Network Design Considerations

Air blown fiber optics can save you money over the course of two installations as your facility grows and expands. It’s scalable and convenient, with less downtime during the installation, giving your facility the extra telecommunication infrastructure it needs to future-proof your business. Look over our guide to the five main considerations you need for […]


Data Center Technology FAQs

Data center technology provides critical infrastructure for modern businesses and organizations. These facilities serve as a centralized hub for the storage, processing, and dissemination of data, enabling organizations to manage and use data efficiently and effectively. As such, data center technology is constantly evolving to meet the needs of businesses and organizations. [...]


Costs That Factor Into a Commercial Data Cabling Project

Structured data cabling and telecommunications infrastructure are vital to how you do business, especially if you rely on internet communications, wireless connectivity, and telephone service at your facility. As such, the proper design and implementation of a commercial data cabling project can prepare you for the future. An air-blown fiber optic cable installation can future-proof […]

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