Communications

  • Complete Fiber Optic Installs Quickly & Accurately with Infinium Splice-On Connectors from Legrand

    Redoing work isn’t just a drag—it’s also costly. On fiber optic installs, re-terminations cost you twice: first on labor and then on materials. So why rely on traditional fiber optic termination methods that are hit-or-miss at best? With Infinium Splice-On Connectors from Legrand, you’ll reduce your Total Cost of Install and get the job done quickly, accurately, and efficiently.

    12/19/2016

  • Berk-Tek's LANmark-XTP Ethernet Cable: Proven Performance, Durability & Power

    When you’re setting up a wired network, you need a cable that will meet your customers’ performance and power demands today, tomorrow, and ten years down the road. So why choose an Ethernet cable that may or may not perform as expected? With a Converged Application Score of 8.6, Berk-Tek's LANmark-XTP™ cable is rigorously tested to meet the highest performance standards in wireless access point applications.

    12/18/2016

  • The Reliable, Labor-Saving Connectivity Solution: The REVConnect Connectivity System from Belden

    Nothing slows you down more on a job site than switching from tool to tool and various termination methods to complete a job. Traditional RJ45 connectors each require their own termination method and punchdown tool or crimper. All that switching drags out installations and increases your Total Cost of Install (TCI). The REVConnect Connectivity System tackles this issue head-on with one universal tool and one simple termination method that’s compatible with all of Belden’s RJ45 connectors and plugs.

    12/16/2016

  • Cut Labor Costs & Streamline Ordering: Versatile, Compatible, Easy-Install Copper and Fiber Components from Allen Tel Products

    When you’re gunning for a lower Total Cost of Install (TCI), every bit of extra efficiency counts. Wasting time sourcing from multiple suppliers doesn’t exactly help your cause, and neither does an install that moves at a glacial pace. Streamline ordering and cut labor costs with Allen Tel’s versatile, compatible, easy-to-install copper and fiber optic components.

    12/12/2016

  • Fluke Networks' FI-500 Fiber Inspection Scope Takes the Guesswork Out of Quality Assurance

    Tired of the headaches involved in inspecting your fiber optic endfaces? Fluke Networks’ FI-500 Fiber Inspection Scope makes it easier with built-in probe illumination, USB camera, and LCD display. View and evaluate each endface in under one second using the device’s autofocus, and prevent fiber failure by identifying contaminated endfaces. The device’s compact design offers easy access to tight spaces like data center cabinets, saving time and money with a simplified inspection process.

    12/08/2016

  • The Cable That Packs a Punch: Corning's MiniXtend Cable with Binderless FastAccess Technology

    As the demand for bandwidth continues to expand, businesses around the world are struggling to keep up with their datacomm infrastructure. Stay ahead of the pack with Corning Optical Communications’ MiniXtend Cable with Binderless Fast Access Technology. 50% smaller and 40% lighter than traditional loose tube cables, MiniXtend cable allows for both higher density and lower deployment costs, increasing your customers’ performance while keeping under budget.

    12/05/2016

  • The Stack, Seal & Done Fireproofing Solution: 3M Fire Barrier Solutions

    When your Total Cost of Install (TCI) is on the line, you don’t have time for messy, slow-as-molasses firestop installs. So why waste time fiddling around with mineral wool, chicken wire, and runny, ineffective fireproofing foams? Enough messing around. With UL-Listed 3M Fire Barrier Solutions, you’ll finish firestop installations quickly and confidently.

    12/04/2016

  • Hoffman's Type 3R Horizontal Mount Pull-Box

    The unique mounting feet on this product allow it to be mounted on a flat horizontal surface, eliminating the need for a vertical mounting structure, such as a pole or a wall. Hoffman is the only enclosure manufacturer that offers this product as a standard offering.

    12/03/2016

  • Your One-Stop Shop for Facility Safety Compliance: Panduit's Facility Identification Solutions

    In hazardous production environments, compliance with safety standards is a major concern. A violation could lead to serious injuries, fatalities, and hefty fines. To meet ANSI and OSHA requirements and protect workers from needless risk, a comprehensive safety strategy is key. With 8,200+ industrial safety products and counting, Panduit has you covered.

    11/30/2016

  • Reduce Labor & Installation By At Least 70 Percent: The Clik-Nut Hardware Kit From Chatsworth Products

    Time is money, especially where Total Cost of Install (TCI) is concerned. But when you’re fumbling around with standard cage nut hardware, it feels like time is slipping through your fingers. With the Clik-Nut™ Hardware Kit from Chatsworth Products (CPI), you’ll slash labor and installation time by at least 70 percent. On the TCI front, that’s a definite win.

    11/16/2016