Reach Objective for Next Generation Higher Speed Ethernet

The international Standards body that specifies the requirements for today’s optical data communications for Data Center and Enterprise applications is the International Electronic & Electrical Engineers, i.e., the IEEE.  The specified protocol for point-to-point or point-to-multipoint communications is “Ethernet.”  The name Ethernet comes from the ancient Greek word, Ether, meaning the air that fills the…

Panduit to Present in Validated Multivendor Interoperability from 10GbE to 400GbE Webinar

The Ethernet Alliance, a global consortium dedicated to the continued success and advancement of Ethernet technologies, today announced details of its upcoming “Interoperability and the Ethernet Ecosystem” webinar. The free informational presentation is scheduled for 12:30pm PDT/3:30pm EDT June 18, 2020, and will explore the Ethernet Alliance’s recent, successful validation of multivendor interoperability across 10…

Trump and His Impact on the Healthcare Structured Cabling Market

Healthcare, specifically the Affordable Care Act (ACA), was a central topic throughout the recent U.S. presidential campaigns. Though we can’t say how just yet, Donald Trump’s election will likely bring change to the U.S. healthcare market. Trump campaign promises pointed to repealing and replacing the ACA with something completely different; however, as time goes on,…

Innovation 2.0

At Panduit, we take pride in finding new solutions to old problems (and new ones, too!). And, when we  work with the best customers around to help them find solutions to their problems, that’s even better. Last week, Cabling Installation & Maintenance presented their annual Cabling Innovators Awards. And, for the second year, several Panduit…

Connecting in Industrial Automation

Ethernet network cabling in the enterprise is almost exclusively based on structured cabling. Greatly simplifying , structured cabling is based on connecting equipment, e.g. network switch to a personal computer, using solid conductor horizontal cable terminated at both ends with a jack mounted in a patch panel, wall faceplate or similar, and then making the…