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Cabling Designs for Hyperconvergence

When considering the impact converged infrastructure and hyperconvergence are having on cabling, it’s crucial to understand how data center topologies are evolving, and how spine-and-leaf cabling is replacing traditional three-layer design.

Meeting 40/100G Ethernet and 32GFC, 128GFCp Light Budgets with a Structured Cabling Design

When designing a structured cabling plant to run speeds of 40/100G for Ethernet and 32GFC and 128GFCp for Fibre Channel, one must review the latest published standards that apply. This paper shows you how.

The Impact of Emerging Data Rates on Layer One Fiber Cabling Infrastructures

Emerging data rates proposed by standards updates, as well as distance considerations and loss budgets in current and future high-speed links, create challenges that every designer needs to understand. This article explains what you need to know.

Specifying Fiber Infrastructure as a Critical Network Component

Layer one fiber optic cabling must now be considered a critical network component in any infrastructure design. Find out why.

Conflicts in Data Center Fiber Structured Cabling Standards

Today's standards have both minor and sometimes serious conflicts that leave designs and designers in jeopardy. Find out how you can avoid these conflicts.

Passive Optical Port Replication™ in the Data Center

Learn what port replication™ is and the benefits you can receive from utilizing it in your data center.

Taking Your Network to 40/100G Ethernet

With the ratification of new industry standards and increased demands on data center throughput, 40/100G Ethernet will be an integral component of the next generation data center.

Data Center Structured Cabling Guide

Learn what structured cabling systems are and analyze the benefits you can reap from implementing them in your data center.