Data Center Cabling Solutions
August, 06, 2014

How Are Cabling Companies Like the 3 Little Pigs?

How are cable companies and implementing the right (or wrong) cabling solution like a children's story?  Just for a little fun let's look at the classic story of the Three Little Pigs.

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July, 31, 2014

Cable Solutions: Total Cost of Ownership vs Purchase Price

The total cost of ownership of fiber optic structured cabling systems is more significant than most people realize. There are some key considerations to help understand this.

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July, 29, 2014

Skinny-Trunk Fiber Trunks Get Even Skinnier!

So what have we been up to at CABLExpress? We’ve been working on a product enhancement to our Skinny-Trunk fiber assemblies!

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July, 26, 2014

The Importance and Benefits of Environmental Testing for Fiber Optic Assemblies

This is a fun tutorial video. In this episode JT talks about the importance and benefits of environmental testing fiber assemblies.

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July, 25, 2014

Understanding Fiber Optic Cabling Standards: Free Whitepaper

In today's world of information technology and ever increasing speeds and demands on your network, it's more important than ever to understand fiber cabling standards. Having the right information and using it correctly can mean the difference between top performance and major headaches...

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July, 24, 2014

The Making of High Quality Cables

Your organization relies on the IT team, your network, your data center, etc. to stay up and running on all cylinders. You have all kinds of important applications running. You have business operations and processes depending on your systems.  What is all of this build on? The physical layer. That's right. Layer one.

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July, 07, 2014

Go On a Cable Diet and Get Rid of Unused Cabling

Reducing our cable clutter is good for your data center and your sanity. It's time to go on a cable diet and get a healthy cabling infrastructure.

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May, 28, 2014

The High Cost of Low Priced Fiber Cables

It happens too many times. A business invests a large amount of money in technology to gain a competitive advantage in their market space.  The data center team has invested in their hardware, the fiber optic trunks, and the fiber optic patch panels.  Then they make the mistake of purchasing “discount” fiber jumper cables...

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May, 20, 2014

Migrating Fiber Cable from 1Gb to 10Gb - 2 Minute Cable Tips

In this brief video, Josh and Brittany talk about considerations for fiber optic cable migration from 1gigabit to 10 gigabit Ethernet. 

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May, 12, 2014

Learn About Network Cables & Data Center Cabling with Our Online Resources

This blog post is going to be a list of the various cabling knowledge and learning resources you’ll find here on  We hope you find them helpful.  Read, bookmark, and download to your heart’s content!

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