Belden announces Q4 product line extensions to innovative cable and connectivity solutions
Nov11

Belden announces Q4 product line extensions to innovative cable and connectivity solutions

Belden is excited to announce several product line extensions in Q4 2019 that help installers and end-users reduce costs and speed up installation. An addition to the growing REVConnect Connectivity line, the REVConnect Coupler Patch Panel is fully assembled and arrives with REVConnect Couplers that are ready to terminate. Designed for fast installation, removable six-port modules provide front access termination; single-port...

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Manatua Consortium Summit gives green light to start cable lay
Nov08

Manatua Consortium Summit gives green light to start cable lay

A crucial meeting of regional telecommunications leaders has approved the final stages of planning for the installation of the Manatua – One Polynesia Cable.  The new optical fibre submarine cable will span the South Pacific transforming speed, capacity, resilience and affordability.  The six landings will be in Tahiti and Bora Bora in French Polynesia, Rarotonga and Aitutaki in the Cook Islands, Apia, Samoa and Niue.  It is the first...

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GORE® High Speed Data Cables for prototyping & evaluation in aircraft
Nov08

GORE® High Speed Data Cables for prototyping & evaluation in aircraft

W. L. Gore & Associates now offers new design options in the company’s sample inventory of GORE® High Speed Data Cables to continue to meet aerospace industry needs and new protocols. The expanded sample inventory includes eight new part numbers ranging from OM4 fiber optics 1.8 mm Simplex, CAN Bus shielded pair, Ethernet specialty quadrax, and shielded twisted pair. Samples with Short Lead Times Gore recently...

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Angola Cables and DE-CIX partner to bring the world’s largest interconnection ecosystem to Brazil
Nov01

Angola Cables and DE-CIX partner to bring the world’s largest interconnection ecosystem to Brazil

Angola Cables, a telecom multinational and connectivity provider within Brazil’s wholesale market, has partnered with DE-CIX, the world’s leading Internet Exchange (IX) operator to offer premium interconnection services to a variety of neutral IXs for operators and datacenters across Latin America. The objective of the partnership is to expand capabilities and boost internet providers’ businesses via the South-South...

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Belden uniquely supports industrial networking from sensor to the cloud
Oct31

Belden uniquely supports industrial networking from sensor to the cloud

Belden will demonstrate at SPS 2019 how the company can support industrial network designers, installers and managers from sensor to the cloud for applications that save costs and time whilst delivering maximum productivity and uptime. The Belden booth will feature an application wall, highlighting the company’s vision of future industrial communication networks, based on multiple real applications – not just theoretical...

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FiberExpress Hybrid Copper-Fiber Cables from Belden carry low-voltage power and data across long distances
Oct28

FiberExpress Hybrid Copper-Fiber Cables from Belden carry low-voltage power and data across long distances

Solution allows end-users to take advantage of DC power and fiber in one cable Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, announces its new FiberExpress Hybrid Copper-Fiber Cables, which safely transmit up to 200W of low-voltage power and data over long distances (up to 1000 m) to remote locations where standard power is unavailable or too costly to install and Power over Ethernet...

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Video of the Week – How chainflex bus cables suit all moving applications
Oct23

Video of the Week – How chainflex bus cables suit all moving applications

In this week’s video, learn about the quality design features for high-end bus cables, and their critical importance for engineers building moving systems in energy chains. Low-end “chain-suitable” bus cables usually feature simple extruded outer jackets and open shielding, which in dynamic motion can lead to abrasion damage and interference. They also tend to have a layered design with poor guidance of conductors, resulting in lower...

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New Draka UC-Connect structured cabling solution guides for quick & simple reference
Oct23

New Draka UC-Connect structured cabling solution guides for quick & simple reference

Prysmian Group, the world’s largest cable manufacturer, has released three new interactive product guides online for its Draka UC-Connect™ structured cabling system in the UK. These provide an overview and quick reference facility to its best-selling Category 6A, Category 6 and Category 5e solutions combining data cables and connectivity into end to end permanent link and channel configurations. The three guides cover the...

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Digital Wholesale Solutions bolsters its full fibre offering with CityFibre
Oct18

Digital Wholesale Solutions bolsters its full fibre offering with CityFibre

Enabling the channel to take advantage of market-leading full fibre products across CityFibre’s networks in 27 towns and cities across the UK. CityFibre, the UK’s leading alternative provider of wholesale full fibre infrastructure, has announced that it has made its full fibre products available to DWS, a leading independent communications, IT and cloud services provider to the channel. Through the agreement, DWS is offering a full...

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CityFibre to consult industry on copper to fibre switch-over opportunity
Oct15

CityFibre to consult industry on copper to fibre switch-over opportunity

CityFibre, the UK’s leading alternative provider of wholesale full fibre infrastructure, has announced plans to undertake an industry-wide consultation on the role of alternative full fibre infrastructure builders in helping to switch-over customers from legacy copper networks. The consultation has been triggered by the progress of CityFibre’s Gigabit City rollout in Stirling, which will be the first city in the UK ready for a copper...

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Gore premiering new portfolio of qualified GORE® Space Cables at 2019 NewSpace Show
Oct11

Gore premiering new portfolio of qualified GORE® Space Cables at 2019 NewSpace Show

W. L. Gore & Associates will showcase a new portfolio of qualified GORE® Space Cables and Assemblies at the 2019 NewSpace Show in Monaco on October 17-18. Gore will also be a featured speaker at the show on October 17 at 11:00 am CEST. Gore combines decades of traditional spaceflight program experience, materials expertise, and a deep understanding of appropriately scoped test processes to manufacture solutions for...

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OFS launches TrueLase™ YB16-250 active LMA optical fiber for fiber laser applications
Oct10

OFS launches TrueLase™ YB16-250 active LMA optical fiber for fiber laser applications

OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer, and supplier of innovative fiber laser components, announced the launch of its new TrueLase Yb16/250 active and passive large mode area optical fibers for high power cutting and welding market. The single-mode performance of the gain and passive fibers are specifically designed to meet the demand for higher power plus improved efficiency. OFS TrueLase fibers have a proprietary lowindex coating...

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Quick and flexible assembly – New plug-in connector for on-site assembly of industrial-grade cables
Oct07

Quick and flexible assembly – New plug-in connector for on-site assembly of industrial-grade cables

Siemens is extending its FastConnect cabling technology offer to include a new X-coded IE FC M12 Plug Pro connector. The new plug-in connector has a robust metal housing and is suitable for use in harsh industrial environments due to its IP65/67 protection class (protection against the ingress of liquids and dust). This plug-in connector allows eight-core Ethernet cables to be quickly and easily assembled directly on site, to the...

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FO Universal DLTS cables with improved fire performance
Oct07

FO Universal DLTS cables with improved fire performance

Datwyler’s new “FO Universal DLTS” cable family comprises solid fibre optic cables for indoor and outdoor use that provide metal-free rodent protection, a flame-retardant, halogen-free construction with FR/LSZH sheath and a high crush resistance for reliable transmission. Swelling yarns ensure their longitudinal water-tightness. “DLTS” stands for “Dry Loose Tube Swelling”. The new cables are available in...

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Network experts from Verizon and Microsoft join world’s leading fiber companies for 5th CRU World Optical Fiber & Cable Conference
Oct02

Network experts from Verizon and Microsoft join world’s leading fiber companies for 5th CRU World Optical Fiber & Cable Conference

The CRU World Optical Fiber & Cable Conference is a major annual gathering for global leaders from the telecommunications and optical fiber communities.  Here they meet for strategic discussions on key market developments facing this industry. CRU, along with host sponsor Corning Incorporated, are bringing the conference to the US for the first time in its five-year history. Keynote speakers confirmed include: Tara Mooar,...

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Fully CPR compliant Draka Cat.6 U/UTP B2ca D65 cable
Oct01

Fully CPR compliant Draka Cat.6 U/UTP B2ca D65 cable

Following extensive research and development, Prysmian Group, the world’s largest cable manufacturer, has launched its new Draka UC400 23 Category 6 U/UTP LSHF D65 B2ca data cable that is fully compliant with the Construction Products Regulation (CPR). The new UK manufactured Draka cable has a genuine Euroclass B2ca s1a d1 a1 fire performance rating for full CPR compliance without...

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ZTT salutes the grand opening of the Beijing Daxing International Airport
Oct01

ZTT salutes the grand opening of the Beijing Daxing International Airport

On the morning of September 25, the operation ceremony of Beijing Daxing International Airport was held. As one of the important supporting infrastructures of Beijing Daxing International Airport, Beijing Daxing International Airport Line was also put into trial operation on the next day. ZTT provides MIMO leaky cable for this world-leading fully automatic operation line, ensuring the interconnection and...

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Tratos Queen’s Award celebration
Sep23

Tratos Queen’s Award celebration

Tratos celebrated its receipt of a Queen’s Award this month when the company invited friends, colleagues and special guests to join its senior team at its state-of-the-art factory in Knowsley, Merseyside. The advanced technology cable company won one of the most coveted of all business awards, a Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation for its new high-performance cable sheathing compound, Tratos JBA®.  Liverpool’s...

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Smallest-diameter Category 6A Cable from Belden designed for smart building applications
Sep27

Smallest-diameter Category 6A Cable from Belden designed for smart building applications

St. Louis, Missouri – Sept, 2019 – Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, has unveiled a new Small-Diameter 10GXW Cable, the market’s smallest-diameter Category 6A cable that’s also designed to support multi-gigabit, smart building applications such as in-building wireless. Created to address concerns about the availability of a reliable Category 6A solution that also helps...

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LEMO launches a 1000 Base T1- Single Pair Ethernet (SPE) Push-Pull connector
Sep26

LEMO launches a 1000 Base T1- Single Pair Ethernet (SPE) Push-Pull connector

Based on transmission standards (IEEE 802.3), single-pair Ethernet (also called SPE or 1000Base-T1) is integrated into new generations of automobiles. 1000Base-T1 is designed to operate over a single twisted-pair copper cable supporting an effective data rate of 1 Gbit/sec in each direction simultaneously. LEMO provides two types of insulators 0B.511(2 contacts) and 1B.512 (4 contacts + screen) compatible with Unshielded Twisted Pair...

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Gore featuring full line of proven microwave/RF Test Solutions at EuMW 2019
Sep26

Gore featuring full line of proven microwave/RF Test Solutions at EuMW 2019

W. L. Gore & Associates will exhibit the company’s full line of GORE® Microwave/RF Assemblies for test and measurement applications at the European Microwave (EuMW) Conference in Paris, France on September 29 to October 4 in Booth 1225.  All of Gore’s solutions with robust connector options ensure precise, repeatable measurements in small, lightweight and highly flexible designs for longer service life, reduced...

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L-com introduces new 50/125, multimode, OM3, OM4 and OM5 fiber cables
Sep26

L-com introduces new 50/125, multimode, OM3, OM4 and OM5 fiber cables

L-com, an Infinite Electronics brand and a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, has added over 600 new OM3, OM4 and OM5 fiber optic cable assemblies to address high speed data center applications. Major categories in this new release include: MPO to MPO cable assemblies for point-to-point connectivity; MPO conversion harnesses allowing users to convert from 8 fiber to 12 or 24 fiber...

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New Leviton Cat 6A U/UTP copper cables
Sep25

New Leviton Cat 6A U/UTP copper cables

Leviton has announced new Cat 6A U/UTP Cables in EuroClass Eca and Dca, LSHF/LSZH and CMR, adding to the company’s extensive selection of Category 6A cabling systems. The cables are compatible with Atlas-X1™ and eXtreme™ connectivity, providing complete end-to-end systems all from a single provider. The new cable design maximizes installation efficiency, enabling installers to terminate the cable with Leviton...

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LS Cable & System to build optical network in the alpine region of Nepal
Sep24

LS Cable & System to build optical network in the alpine region of Nepal

■ First project from the Nepal government to build a nationwide optical network■ Will provide specialized products according to country/region, and reinforce its role as a fixed mobile network provider LS Cable & System announced that it has won a contract to help build Nepal’s first nationwide optical network.LS C&S signed a contract worth KRW tens of billions with Nepal Telecom, Nepal’s national network provider, to build an...

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Patch cords shrink by a quarter
Sep24

Patch cords shrink by a quarter

R&M develops thinner cables for data centers with thinLine / Specified for PoE R&M, the globally active developer and provider of cabling systems for high-quality network infrastructures, based in Wetzikon, Switzerland, is shrinking RJ45 patch cords. The recently launched thinLine cables require 25% less space than conventional patch cords. This ensures improved utilization of distribution cabinets, raised floors and cable...

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Leviton selected to supply cables for new Type 26 Frigates
Sep18

Leviton selected to supply cables for new Type 26 Frigates

Glenrothes, Scotland, September 2019 – Leviton has announced that it has secured a supply contract with BAE Systems to provide cabling for Batch 1 Type 26 frigates. The Brand-Rex High Performance Cables will support a variety of communication, power, and mission-critical systems onboard the vessels. Leviton has already delivered approximately 490 kilometers of cable for the first order from BAE Systems for the Type 26 frigates....

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SubCom achieves qualification for High Fiber Count (HFC) cable, begins manufacturing
Sep17

SubCom achieves qualification for High Fiber Count (HFC) cable, begins manufacturing

Factory upgrades and enhancements to manufacturing capabilities demonstrate SubCom’s ongoing commitment to quality and efficiency in technology, services, processes and management systems EATONTOWN, N.J., USA, September 16, 2019 – SubCom, the leading global partner for undersea data transport, has announced several forward-looking developments including the company’s high fiber count (HFC) qualification and start of...

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Gore exhibiting suite of NextGen in-flight connectivity solutions at APEX Expo 2019
Sep11

Gore exhibiting suite of NextGen in-flight connectivity solutions at APEX Expo 2019

LOS ANGELES, Calif./USA (September, 2019) — W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) will exhibit the company’s collection of GORE® Aerospace Cables and Assemblies for NextGen, high-performance connectivity at the APEX (Airline Passenger Experience Association) Expo in Los Angeles, CA, on September 10-12, Booth 1523.  Gore continues to engineer ground-breaking cables and assemblies that meet the civil aerospace industry’s growing...

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Belden launches WireNET portfolio for broadcast networking applications
Sep11

Belden launches WireNET portfolio for broadcast networking applications

Venlo, The Netherlands – September 11, 2019 – Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, is launching its latest comprehensive WireNET portfolio for studio and office networks at IBC 2019 in Amsterdam. Applications include Ethernet BASE-T protocols from 1G, to the upcoming 2.5G and 5G, and up to 10G; and Multimedia applications, namely HDBaseT. Belden offers a...

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New Digital Electricity™ Cable from Belden sends high power levels over long distances
Sep10

New Digital Electricity™ Cable from Belden sends high power levels over long distances

Available in copper and copper/fiber hybrid versions, this cable is designed to take advantage of VoltServer’s Digital Electricity technology St. Louis, Missouri – Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, is excited to announce its new Digital Electricity Cables, designed in conjunction with VoltServer, the creator of Digital Electricity. Cables are available in copper and hybrid...

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