Кабельные хроники

Cabling Mistakes #2 and #3: Neglecting Marginal Test Results and Parameters

While the smart people who install, test and certify network cabling plants know the importance of meeting standards performance parameters and ensuring application support, even the best of us can make mistakes that adversely impact the bottom line and customer satisfaction.

Let’s take a look at the #2 and #3 Dumb Things that smart people do when testing network cabling systems— Neglecting to agree upon marginal test results upfront in writing and failing to specify all test parameters to be tested.

24 марта 2016 г.

Cabling Mistakes #8: Using BIMMF Test Cords and Common Mandrel

While the smart people who install, test and certify network cabling plants know the importance of meeting standards performance parameters and ensuring application support, even the best of us can make mistakes that adversely impact the bottom line and customer satisfaction.

Let’s take a look at the #8 Dumb Thing that smart people do when testing network cabling systems— Using BIMMF (Bend Insensitive Multimode Fiber) test cords and a common mandrel.

10 марта 2016 г.

Understand ISO/IEC 11801 - Generic Cabling for Customer Premises

ISO/IEC 11801, Information technology – Generic Cabling for Customer Premises is being overhauled. The last version, edition 2,2 was published in 2011. In that version ISO/IEC 11801 was one all-inclusive document. Since then, because of its size, the standard has been divided into six parts:

3 марта 2016 г.

Get Back to Cabling Basics If Anything Goes Wrong

How we communicate and share information today is all done via networks, and every day our world becomes more connected. The Internet of Things (IoT) is placing more IP-based devices on the network than ever before--from digital displays and LED lighting, to security apparatus and building automation systems.

25 февраля 2016 г.

Document Cabling Certification with LinkWare PC and LinkWareLive

Сертификация установки кабельной системы ничего не значит без доказательств. Документирование результатов — единственный реальный способ подтвердить целостность установки, разрешить конфликты и повысить эффективность устранения неисправностей.

16 февраля 2016 г.

Cabling Mistakes #1: Specify Channel Testing While Installing Permanent Links

While the smart people who install, test and certify network cabling plants know the importance of meeting standards performance parameters and ensuring application support, even the best of us can make mistakes that adversely impact the bottom line and customer satisfaction.

Let’s take a look at the #1 Dumb Thing that smart people do when testing network cabling systems— Specifying channel testing when installing permanent links.

9 февраля 2016 г.

How to Manage Cabling Certification Jobs Anytime, Anywhere

To maximize return on investment, your test equipment moves from jobsite to jobsite. At any given moment, several of your skilled technicians can be testing and certifying network cabling with multiple testers for multiple concurrent projects in multiple areas—a real recipe for mixing up and misplacing test equipment.

1 февраля 2016 г.

Cabling Mistakes #5: Forgetting to Enable Plot Data

While the smart people who install, test and certify network cabling plants know the importance of meeting standards performance parameters and ensuring application support, even the best of us can make mistakes that adversely impact the bottom line and customer satisfaction.

Let’s take a look at the #5 Dumb Thing that smart people do when testing network cabling systems—forgetting to enable plot data

25 января 2016 г.

Tips for Taking on Tier 1 and Tier 2 Fiber Testing

Unlike required Tier 1 testing for attenuation (insertion loss), length and polarity that can be achieved with an optical loss test set (OLTs), few technicians in the field find themselves faced with Tier 2 testing and the need for an Optical Time Domain Reflectometer (OTDR).

21 января 2016 г.