Latest Data Centre News: Cabling
Global data centre cabling11-02-2013
Lone Hansen, BSRIA’s senior manager IT Cabling and Associated Technologies and Summer Chardine, principal market research consultant at BSRIA, look at the UK market trends with a general overview on 6 countries, India, China, US, UK, Germany and France, which combined accounted for approximately 72% of the data centre worldwide cabling value
Scalability vs OVER SPECIFICATION04-02-2013
Paul Courson, managing director of cable management specialist, Cablofil, discusses the importance of scalability in managing the operational costs and energy consumption of data centres and the role of cable management specification in delivering a scalable solution
20 ways to compromise a cabling system02-05-2012
Many of the everyday slips and shortcuts that occur onsite can unwittingly reduce the performance of a channel from category 6 to category 3. Data Centre Management visited Brand-Rex’s London City Office to meet field technical manager Chris Chandler to find out the top 20 culprits
Higher-speed Ethernet (HSE) looms large on the horizon as the IEEE deliver two new network speeds, 40 and 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE).
Green data centres and cabling choices06-10-2009
With energy efficiency seen as the dominant characteristic of a green data centre, the adoption of new cabling technologies can ensure adherence to the EU Code of Conduct for data centres and enable organisations to realise significant OpEx savings long-term.
In an EMEA-wide, multi sector research study of IT decision makers, carried out for Siemon, 67 per cent of IT decision makers say that LAN cabling is now of strategic importance' to the success or failure of their company's business operations.