October, 03, 2014

How Fiber Optic Cables Can Protect Your Crucial IT Investments

The phrase “only as strong as the weakest link” is very appropriate. If you are buying cables based on cost you are probably adding weak links into your infrastructure.

Read More
September, 19, 2014

Warning: Shrinking Loss Budgets Ahead

If you are concerned about your network's performance, you need to be concerned about shrinking loss budgets and the performance of your fiber optic cables.

Read More
September, 16, 2014

5 "Keep It Simple" Rules When Installing Fiber Optic Cables

Deploying  fiber optic cables can be daunting to some. Just uttering the words “fiber optic” makes some people nervous.  No need for that, if you are going to install fiber optic cables you need to stick to a few basic ground rules and you will be fine!

Read More
August, 15, 2014

Multi-mode LC Duplex 40G Transceivers: Considerations

Lots of people have questions about cabling up the new multi-mode 40Gb LC tranceivers. We have answered the call and done a tutorial video to help answer your questions.

Read More
August, 14, 2014

How Future Proof Cabling Solutions Mean Lower Total Cost of Ownership

Being concerned with lowest price this moment feels good. It’s simple. It’s clean. You see the numbers and it feels like a win. But are you truly reducing costs over the long haul? There’s a good chance you’re not.

Read More
August, 07, 2014

4 Big Benefits of Exceeding Cable Standards

When it comes to cabling infrastructures, people want to know about the cabling standards. People want to know the proper standards, specs, and requirements.  It is important to keep your network or data center running well under real world conditions.

Read More
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.

Read More
July, 31, 2014

Cable Solutions: Total Cost of Ownership vs Purchase Price

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

Read More
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!

Read More
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.

Read More