Network Infrastructure Considerations for Multi-Family Buildings

The U.S. multi-family real estate sector—which spans townhomes, duplexes and high-rise buildings—has been on an upward trajectory that shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. Renters in particular are seeking out multi-family spaces as a result of rising interest rates and a growing preference for convenience over ownership. However, today’s renters aren’t just looking…

Why Hybrid Working Requires a New Approach to Office Layout, AV Solutions, and Network Infrastructure

How and where employees are working has changed. As a result, what tenants want from their office space has changed as well. Prior to the pandemic, many businesses relied on occupancy planners to calculate how much space they’d need. Maximizing density, which is the number of people that can fit in a given area based…

How Smart Solutions Address Changing Employee Expectations for the Office

Since the beginning of the Great Resignation in early 2021, unprecedented numbers of employees have been leaving their jobsfor reasons such aswage stagnation amid rising the cost of living, long-lasting job dissatisfaction, safety concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the desire to work for companies with better remote-working policies. Organizations recognize that the war for talent is real, and…

Key Trends in Commercial Real Estate and Their Impact on Network Infrastructure

Change is the only constant in life, and it appears to be so in commercial real estate as well. In 2022, commercial real estate investors, owners, and occupiers are busily navigating the obstacles — and opportunities — presented by a lingering pandemic, supply chain disruption, new ways of living, working and shopping, a heightened awareness…

Demystifying Fiber Cable Infrastructure – Cisco Podcast Series

Together, Cisco and Panduit can help future-proof your network infrastructure – from the data center to the modern office to the plant floor. In a new podcast series, hosted by Pat Chou, Product Manager in Cisco’s Transceiver Modules Group, and joined by Panduit’s Manager of Network Architecture with the Corporate R&D team, Brian Kelly, they…

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The Road Back to the Office

The global COVID-19 pandemic has had far-reaching impacts. Among them was the almost-overnight shift to working from home. Organizations throughout the world closed offices and sent office employees home to work. Thanks to internet connections and cloud-based solutions, video conferencing platforms and VPNs, workers managed their day-to-day tasks from their home office, couch, or kitchen…

Atlona Welcomes Two New Additions to the PTZ Camera Series

School’s out – A/V’s in! Education facilities are now looking at their infrastructures and A/V capabilities to deliver distance learning resources when school resumes in the fall, whether it be on-campus or off-site. Atlona has welcomed two new PTZ Cameras that are designed for use in video conferencing and other applications such as lecture capture…

Next Generation Power over Ethernet Enabled by Panduit Copper Cabling Systems

Increasing usage of Power over Ethernet (PoE) represents one of the most meaningful impacts to enterprise network infrastructure in recent history. This technology reduces installation costs and time by allowing power and data onto a single twisted-pair cable, installed by a single low-voltage contractor and eliminating the need for a separate electrical cable to each…