February, 25, 2014

2 Options to Help Save Space When Growing Your Data Center

Before you run out and purchase a sledgehammer and start knocking down walls to expand your facility, stop what you are doing and analyze your situation. There are simple steps that you can take to reduce congestion and make life easier with relatively little cost...

Read More
February, 20, 2014

Fiber Optics: Ushering in a New Era of Digital Security

Could  fiber optic cables offer big breakthrough in data security? Recent research shows some promise in this area. The bonus is this technology could work over fiber optic cabling.

Read More
February, 18, 2014

Fiber Optics Growth Accelerates in Latin America with Dominican Republics Project

In an effort to provide its constituents with a strong communications infrastructure, the government of the Dominican Republic recently announced a $61 million project that aims to expand the availability of fiber optics throughout the country.

Read More
January, 23, 2014

Why Minimizing dB Loss in Fiber Cables is Important

Making the decision to install fiber optic cables into your data center is not enough to guarantee a successful transfer of data. Fiber optics are a great solution for providing efficiency and optimizing your equipment, but they need to be monitored to make sure they are working properly and distributing enough power.

Read More
January, 13, 2014

Fiber Cable Performance Killers

So, you’ve decided to shun the Dark Fiber side of the force and revamp your data center’s cable system. Well done, young Padawon.  Now, fiber optic cables are a bit more fragile than their conventional coaxial predecessors, and are more susceptible to damage and power loss...

Read More
December, 30, 2013

How Did My Fiber Cables get This Messy?

Perhaps the first time you noticed a tangled cable here or there in your data center, your blood pressure did not spike. But time goes by and before you know it you walk in and are greeted by a sight of “cable spaghetti,” or a mishmash of pertinent cords, you probably won’t lose that unnerving mental image any time soon.

Read More
December, 26, 2013

Like It or NotYour Whole Network Relies on Cables

It's true. Your entire network's foundation is built on layer one.  As you continue to invest in the latest and greatest, it's best you remember your whole network relies on cables.

Read More
December, 17, 2013

What is in Store for the Data Center Cable World in 2014?

Are you wondering what the data center cable world is in store for in 2014?  Well, so were we.  So, we looked into it and made this handy little list.

Read More
December, 10, 2013

All Fiber Optic Cables Are Not Created Equal

The network devices in your data center will only be as healthy as the connective cables that shuttle information between them.
Here are some tips to make sure that the cables you install into your network are of sound quality before you rely on them.

Read More
December, 04, 2013

5 Reasons to Invest in Top-quality Fiber Optic Cables

First and foremost, it is important that you invest in high quality fiber optic cables.  All of your network's success starts with layer one.

Read More