Sep 02, 2016
The National Fire Protection Association has just published the 2017 National Electrical Code® (NEC®), along with NFPA 75, Standard for the Fire Protection of Information Technology Equipment. CCCA has summarized several changes that are important to the …
Apr 15, 2015
Their customer wanted to provide some less expensive cable they had purchased themselves.
Sep 03, 2014
With an extremely limited budget for a cabling infrastructure upgrade project at his elementary school, the IT Coordinator doing the project purchased low cost cable in order to save the school money. Read about the issues that arose and what he learned f…
Aug 01, 2014
The structured cabling industry is codes and standards driven. Frank Peri gives his take on the process.
Jul 15, 2014
2015 NFPA 90A - as it relates to cables in plenum spaces
Jun 24, 2014
The existence of non-standards compliant, and often counterfeit, cabling products in the market can present serious problems for the companies using them, as well as the cabling installers and engineers who place these products within their customers’ net…
Jun 17, 2014
UL Public Notice
Jun 01, 2014
CABA’s iHome and Buildings addresses the safety, performance and liability risks associated with compliance.
May 01, 2014
BICSI’s ICT Today discusses how staying informed and maintaining a degree of due diligence can make or break your reputation in this industry. Includes case studies of real encounters with counterfeit cable.
Sep 01, 2013
Recently made available from the NFPA, the 2014 NEC includes several changes of interest to professionals in the data/comm cabling field.