New GORE® Fiber Optic Cables exceed strict requirements for defense aircraft
Jul18

New GORE® Fiber Optic Cables exceed strict requirements for defense aircraft

W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) announces the new GORE® Fiber Optic Cables, 1.8 mm Simplex with high impact-resistance for extreme defense aircraft environments. This version is proven to exceed new stringent JN1177 and EN4641-301 industry standards for more durability while maintaining high-bandwidth data and video transmission on 10-Gb avionics networks. Added Durability. Enhanced Protection. With a...

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Prysmian accelerates integration with General Cable in South America
Jul12

Prysmian accelerates integration with General Cable in South America

Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, is accelerating its integration with General Cable in South America and inaugurating the new Sorocaba regional headquarters in the region of Brazil’s São Paolo province. Prysmian is thus leaving its Santo André facility and integrating the Prysmian and General Cable organisations into the new Sorocaba...

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L-com unveils premium 8-position, A-code, M12 cable assemblies for sensor, actuator and fieldbus applications
Jul18

L-com unveils premium 8-position, A-code, M12 cable assemblies for sensor, actuator and fieldbus applications

L-com, an Infinite Electronics brand and a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, announced today that it has introduced a new series of M12 cable assemblies designed to address demanding harsh environment networking applications. L-com’s new TRG88-series cables feature 8-position, A-coded M12 connectors for use in sensor, actuator or fieldbus applications. The single keyway A-code M12 connectors...

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What place for cable in a wireless world?
Jul10

What place for cable in a wireless world?

Wireless is becoming increasingly prominent in industries from energy to consumer goods and food processing. Indeed, it also has a place in Cimteq’s own technology – CableMES’ remote sensors that monitor machinery performance and reduce maintenance costs as a result being one such example.  The benefits of wireless are numerous. As there is no mechanical wear and tear, downtime is reduced. It can also access new environments...

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L-com releases new OM5 fiber cables for high-speed data center applications
Jul17

L-com releases new OM5 fiber cables for high-speed data center applications

L-com, an Infinite Electronics brand and a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, announced today that it has added a new series of OM5 fiber cable assemblies to address high-speed data center applications. OM5 fiber cable is able to support short wavelength division multiplexing (SWDM) which reduces the parallel fiber count by at least a factor of four. This allows for the use of just two fibers...

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Leoni plans stock market listing or sale of its Wire & Cable Solutions division
Jul10

Leoni plans stock market listing or sale of its Wire & Cable Solutions division

In the context of its previously announced VALUE 21 programme, Leoni AG has reviewed the existing group structure and strategy for each division. This also included a review of the optimal future ownership structure of Wire & Cable Solutions (WCS) and Wiring Systems Division (WSD) to determine how both divisions can achieve their full potential. Leoni is now preparing a stock market listing or sale of the WCS division, including...

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USB Type-C™ approved laboratory for IEC/ EN 62680 series of standards
Jul04

USB Type-C™ approved laboratory for IEC/ EN 62680 series of standards

In May 2019, IEC Quality Assessment System for Electronic Components (IECQ) authorized UL’s Taiwan laboratory to provide IECQ logo informative test reports according to IEC / EN 62680 series standards. It is the first approved laboratory for IEC/ EN 62680 series of standards on USB Interfaces for data and power. UL has previously been authorized as an Independent Test Lab (ITL) to test USB Type A, B and C cable assemblies and...

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Clever patching for high availability in the data center
Jul08

Clever patching for high availability in the data center

The success of a company is based to a large extent on the constant availability of the company’s internal IT. Network documentation is essential to keep an eye on these and their processes on a daily basis. Only this enables a comprehensive overview and offers starting points if, for example, failures occur, stability problems occur or special upgrades have to be imported. Equally important: the documentation also helps to...

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HELUKABEL launches new robotic PROFINET cable
Jul09

HELUKABEL launches new robotic PROFINET cable

HELUKABEL, one of the leading global manufacturers and suppliers of cable, wires and accessories, recently announced that it’s added a new PROFINET cable to its broad portfolio of Industrial Ethernet cables – HELUKAT PROFINET Type R Torsion . PROFINET standards have traditionally be divided into three classifications – Type A, B and C. However, a new type has recently been added, Type R, which is designated for robotic...

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Cat. 8.1 System for all Applications
Jul05

Cat. 8.1 System for all Applications

R&M, the globally active developer and provider of cabling systems for high-quality network infrastructures, based in Wetzikon, Switzerland, is launching a universal Cat. 8.1 cabling system. It supports the fastest data transmission local networks with structured copper cabling achieve today: namely up to 40 Gigabit/s Ethernet. At the same time, the Cat. 8.1 cabling system is backward-compatible as it is based on the standard RJ45...

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New chainflex CAT5e and CAT6 cables with cleanroom approval and 36-month warranty
Jul02

New chainflex CAT5e and CAT6 cables with cleanroom approval and 36-month warranty

igus has introduced chainflex CAT5e (CFBUS.LB.045) and CAT6 (CFBUS.LB.049) cables with Fraunhofer IPA approval for cleanroom class 1. In tests, with a bending radius of 6.6 x d, the Ethernet cables completed over 24 million double-strokes without failure. In principle, a cleanroom needs to be particle- and germ-free. In reality, the degree depends on the permitted number of microorganisms and particles per cubic metre of air. In...

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Thunderbolt™ 3 approved product certification laboratory
Jun28

Thunderbolt™ 3 approved product certification laboratory

UL’s laboratory in Taiwan has been approved by Intel Corporation to conduct Thunderbolt™ 3 product certification testing. UL is the first safety certification organization approved to test Thunderbolt 3 host products to verify that they meet both the Thunderbolt specifications and industry safety standards such as UL/IEC 60950-1 (soon to be superseded by UL/IEC 62368-1). UL’s laboratory in Taiwan has been approved by Intel...

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Corning Incorporated to host CRU World Optical Fiber & Cable Conference 2019 in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Jul01

Corning Incorporated to host CRU World Optical Fiber & Cable Conference 2019 in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

During the CRU Wire & Cable conference held in Brussels this June, CRU’s CEO of Events, Nicola Coslett announced that the next World Optical Fiber & Cable Conference will be held in Charlotte, North Carolina, November 18-20, 2019.  Corning Incorporated confirmed that they would host this important event and were represented at the announcement by Dr. Bernhard Deutsch, Vice President and General Manager, Optical Fiber and...

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Cabling smart buildings
Jun24

Cabling smart buildings

Architects, planners, and investors can really get going. R&M creates the nerve structure for smart buildings. Local data networks, digital ceiling, Power over Ethernet, Single Pair Ethernet and Internet of Things united. Smart buildings can only be smart if all digital organs can communicate with each other without any barriers. This is something pointed out by Reichle & De-Massari (R&M), the globally active developer and...

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Faster WLAN with existing cabling
Jun18

Faster WLAN with existing cabling

R&M, the globally active developer and provider of cabling systems for high-quality network infrastructures, based in Wetzikon, Switzerland, is showing real estate managers an inexpensive way to faster data traffic. They can use the existing cabling to increase bandwidth enormously in the future. This is of relevance for the forthcoming step from 10 to 25 Gigabit Ethernet in local data networks. Future wireless LAN generations and...

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Gore presenting solutions that deliver complete reliability for connection, protection and safety at 2019 Paris Air Show
Jun14

Gore presenting solutions that deliver complete reliability for connection, protection and safety at 2019 Paris Air Show

W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) will exhibit a wide assortment of high-performance solutions at the 2019 Paris Air Show in France on 17-23 June in Hall 2B, Booth F170. Discover the benefits of Gore’s products and capabilities for air and space applications. Proven & Trusted in the Air Gore will highlight its growing collection of GORE® Aerospace High Speed Data Cables that are proven to deliver high-quality...

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TE Connectivity right angle X-Code M12 connectors reduce assembly time, increase network performance
Jun06

TE Connectivity right angle X-Code M12 connectors reduce assembly time, increase network performance

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has begun offering extremely ruggedized X-Code M12 right angle connectors for field assembly in a range of railway applications. The new connectors enable safe and reliable data transmission speeds of 10Gb/s, even in harsh environments. They conform to the European standard EN45545 governing fire performance of materials and parts in railway applications and are rated...

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Compact RJ45 coupler
Jun03

Compact RJ45 coupler

Flexible Cat. 6A cabling with new RJ45 female/female coupler from R&M / Can be implemented universally for 10 Gigabit Ethernet and more R&M, the globally active developer and provider of cabling systems for high-quality network infrastructures, based in Wetzikon, Switzerland, is extending its range for LAN cabling with a high-performance RJ45 coupler. The RJ45 coupler Cat. 6A /s supports the fastest data...

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Fiber optic performance testing
May28

Fiber optic performance testing

UL performance verification services for fiber optic products Fiber optics is one of the fastest growing technologies in the wire and cable industry today. As more telecommunications and network systems make the switch to fiber, your customers demand the safest and best performing optical fiber cabling products available to do the job. UL can assess fiber optic products for performance and reliability to any UL, published industry...

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Gore highlighting Apollo anniversary and preferred solutions for 5G and aerospace & defense test equipment at IMS 2019
Jun04

Gore highlighting Apollo anniversary and preferred solutions for 5G and aerospace & defense test equipment at IMS 2019

W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) played a key role in the Apollo 11 mission and will feature their Apollo story and artifacts at IMS 2019, June 4-6, at the Boston Convention Center, Boston, MA, Booth #841.  Additionally, Gore will showcase products for 5G and aerospace & defense testing – preferred solutions because they can dependably operate at higher frequencies, perform reliably over time, and survive when it really matters....

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Fairview Microwave launches new hi-rel, temperature conditioned RF cable assemblies
Jun03

Fairview Microwave launches new hi-rel, temperature conditioned RF cable assemblies

Fairview Microwave, Inc., an Infinite Electronics brand and a leading provider of on-demand RF, microwave and millimeter wave components, has released a new series of high-reliability, temperature conditioned RF cable assemblies that are ideal for military electronics, avionics, SATCOM, ECM, IFF and other mission critical applications. Fairview Microwave Launches New Hi-Rel, Temperature Conditioned RF Cable Assemblies Available with...

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Leoni Kabel, Midal Cables, Corning, Sterlite Tech, Prysmian and other power and communication industry leaders join CRU’s Wire & Cable 2019
May20

Leoni Kabel, Midal Cables, Corning, Sterlite Tech, Prysmian and other power and communication industry leaders join CRU’s Wire & Cable 2019

CRU’s 13th Wire & Cable Conference will be arriving in Brussels, the centre for European policymaking, on 11-12 June 2019. This well-established annual gathering for leaders of the wire and cable industry, offers valuable peer-to-peer networking, and interactive discussions between cable-makers, distributors and other industry experts from around the world. Influential market-leaders will share their strategies and insights into...

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Belden expands Safe-T-Line portfolio with new ruggedized, fire-resistant circuit integrity cables
May21

Belden expands Safe-T-Line portfolio with new ruggedized, fire-resistant circuit integrity cables

Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, today released its new portfolio of Safe-T-Line Circuit Integrity (CI) cables. Now with options to meet the three-hour CI code requirements for life-saving Emergency Voice-Alarm Communications (EVAC) systems, the LPCB-approved cables are designed to meet the stringent requirements of extreme temperatures commonly associated with industrial...

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readycable product finder from igus now integrates service life calculator
May16

readycable product finder from igus now integrates service life calculator

igus extends its readycable product finder online tool with integrated service life calculator to predict the lifetime of the cable. The tool enables designers, looking for highly flexible drive cables for energy chains, to select the required cable, from more than 4200 cable types, according to 24 manufacturer standards.To use the readycable product finder, simply enter the igus or manufacturer’s part number, or select the name of...

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New CAT5e and CAT6 cables for use in e-chains, with approval for the American market
May07

New CAT5e and CAT6 cables for use in e-chains, with approval for the American market

CAT5e or CAT6 cables are vital for the implementation of Industry 4.0 in automation around the world. The new igus chainflex CFBUS.045 (CAT5e) and CFBUS.049 (CAT6) Ethernet cables, have earned an enhanced UL listed mark for use in North America at 600V. “If there are test certificates for the cables, the time and effort required for customs clearance and commissioning reduces drastically,” explains Justin Leonard, the-chain director,...

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At Interwire 2019, LLFlex to tout service enhancements and showcase premier line  of cable tapes & wraps
Apr29

At Interwire 2019, LLFlex to tout service enhancements and showcase premier line of cable tapes & wraps

Company also sponsors opening reception as it continues to solidify industry leadership position LLFlex – a global leader in packaging materials and industrial laminate solutions for the building & construction, wire & cable, and tobacco packaging industries, will exhibit at Interwire 2019, May 14-16 in Atlanta. At Booth #965, LLFlex will highlight its Reyshield™ line of cable tapes and wraps, comprising mono and co-ex...

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Customers of CableBuilder3D sprint to market through faster product design
Apr26

Customers of CableBuilder3D sprint to market through faster product design

The introduction of a fully integrated 3D CAD tool within Cimteq’s CableBuilder environment goes one step further in streamlining the cable design and manufacture process. Powered by Autodesk Inventor, CableBuilder3D generates 3D models at the touch of a button allowing a team beyond draftsmen to work with the images. CableBuilder3D integrates seamlessly with the CableBuilder design, quotation and manufacturing module as well as...

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Gore showcases qualified, high-performance solutions for traditional and NewSpace applications at Satellite 2019
May01

Gore showcases qualified, high-performance solutions for traditional and NewSpace applications at Satellite 2019

W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) will be featuring GORE® Space Cables and Assemblies at Satellite 2019 in Washington, DC on May 6-9 in Booth 941. Learn more about the benefits of Gore’s new and proven capabilities for launch vehicles, satellites, and spaceflight missions. Products that will be highlighted include GORE® Spaceflight Microwave/RF Assemblies for high-density, high-frequency, high-power, and-high flex...

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The real thing – Prysmian Group launches genuine CPR compliant Draka Cat.6 U/UTP Cca D64 cable
Apr29

The real thing – Prysmian Group launches genuine CPR compliant Draka Cat.6 U/UTP Cca D64 cable

Prysmian Group, the world’s largest cable manufacturer, is pleased to announce the launch of the new UK manufactured Draka UC400 23 Category 6 U/UTP LSHF D64 Cca data cable. The new cable has been designed and engineered by the Prysmian Group Multi Media Solutions business tocomply with the Construction Products Regulation...

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Curie cable arrives to Chile connecting Valparaíso and California
Apr25

Curie cable arrives to Chile connecting Valparaíso and California

With an intense and unprecedented operation at the Playa Ancha area in Valparaiso Region, Google and specialized undersea data transport company, SubCom, completed the installation of the Curie submarine cable, uniting Chile and California through Google’s data infrastructure. Curie’s development was announced a little over a year ago as part of Google’s commitment to build a safer, smarter, and...

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