cabling

  1. Is it possible to reliably transfer data faster than 1 Gbit/s over Cat 5e cable?

  2. Why does a copper cable with higher frequency signals attract more attenuation?
  3. Will cutting a 50m CAT6 cable in half achieve a gigabit connection?
  4. Connecting 2 FCoE Switches together with optical cable

  5. Effects of CAT6A UTP cable being terminated with a CAT6A FTP RJ45 module
  6. Fiber Cable speed tester
  7. PoE cable defective?

  8. Ethernet Cable Orientation
  9. What classifies as crossover cable?
  10. Which is preferred: Pulling or 'walking' cable?

  11. Multi-drop Cat5e/6 Cable?

  12. Mixed Use Four-pair Cable

  13. Multiple POE over a single cable
  14. Is it common for rackmountable servers to have fibroptic input and output? or is it cat 5 and you have to convert after?
  15. How to repair a break in a long Cat-5e cable run

  16. Is it possible to carry POTS and gigabit ethernet over the same Cat 5e/6 cable?

  17. Why Do RJ45 jacks/plugs require multiple incoming and outgoing wires to work?

  18. When is "grounding" a concern when running Cat6a cables?

  19. Will Cat6 make a difference

  20. Patch cable wiring/colors

  21. Cat 5e wiring Type A incompatibility with Type B
  22. Externally Rated - CAT Cables - how to tell
  23. Why is the 100base-TX maximum distance unchanged from the original specification on better cable?
  24. Where are UTP cable speeds defined for Ethernet?

  25. Does the 568A vs 568B standard affect the transmitting and receiving wires on the CAT-5 cable?
  26. Is there a difference between using a cat 6 wall jack vs using a female-to-female connector?

  27. Direct-burial cable: fiber vs cat-5e/ cat6
  28. Only 100Base-TX full-duplex over a 25m CAT 5e cable
  29. How to create Ethernet cables when I cannot figure out color of cat 5e cable wires?

  30. Connecting a router with cat 5 cable to a cat 7 network

  31. Does coaxial cable transfer data both ways?

  32. Fibre vs Copper short Distance
  33. CAT6 cable AWG23 seems too thick for plugs

  34. 110 Block Frames and TIA-606-B

  35. How close can Ethernet cables be to power line if in parallel?
  36. Intermittently loose communication with upstream managed switch

  37. Why one of the pairs on Ethernet is not adjacent?

  38. How to verify CAT type?
  39. ELI5 – basic questions regarding MMF

  40. Can normal CAT6 be buried?
  41. Connecting two switches together over longer distance fails

  42. Is there an IEEE recognized method for splicing Category 5e or 6 cabling?

  43. Why are patch panels used (instead of connecting directly to a switch)?

  44. Running Cat 7 STP cables in the same cable trays as 3-phase power cables
  45. Best Practice for Connecting 3 Switches to Router

  46. Is it acceptable to run Cat 6 along the top of lighting trunking?
  47. Mixing OM-2 with OM-3/4 Patchcords/Installation Fibers
  48. Where to cross RX/TX line in fibre optical cabling

  49. The maximum length of CAT6 for intranet network?
  50. Aerial fiber to replace underground fiber optic cable

  51. Do low temperatures cause problems installing new optical wiring or fixing broken optical cables by splicing?
  52. Speed of Light in Copper VS Fiber - Why is Fiber Better?
  53. What devices are used to boost a UTP copper ethernet signal?

  54. Cat6 and Cat6a Patch Cords - Is UL 3992 Verification a Real Buying Factor?

  55. What is the purpose of twinax cables and how does it differ from straight through and cross over cables for the connection of unlike and like devices?
  56. Can two 4P4C rj11 socket turned into one rj45 socket?
  57. Cable management for a small LAN with a 24 port patch panel

  58. Connecting two PCs together via External Ethernet cards (T568A or T568B?)

  59. Fiber Optic between two residential buildings

  60. Does TIA/EIA-568 permit patch cabling totals longer than 10m?
  61. Multi-Mode and Single-Mode Fiber Differences
  62. Do CAT5e structure weaken Voice signal when RJ-61 termination is used?
  63. Why exactly is soldering discouraged in UTP networks?

  64. An easy yet effective way to test if existing network cabling will be ok for GbE?

  65. Is it possible.. Partial Duplex: 100mb one way & 1000mb the other

  66. What was the initial reason to design two different types of Ethernet cables cross-over and straight-through?

  67. 10baseT and 10baseFX difference

  68. T-568A/B on the same cable

  69. CAT3 and CAT5 in the same conduit. Cross-talk potential?

  70. Minimum Ethernet Cable Length?

  71. Two ethernet jacks causing each other problems?

  72. Split an existing CAT5 Cable into a Y cable without using a switch?

  73. What are leased lines, serial lines and dedicated lines?
  74. How to properly name TIA-606-B Cabling Subsystem 1 far end identifier for work area equipment outlets?

  75. Can squeezing an RJ11 cable affect network performance?

  76. Latency of AOC vs passive DAC

  77. Are most Cat. 6 RJ45 plugs really Cat. 6 certified?

  78. Do straight-though and crossover still have any play in today's business

  79. Preferred method splicing together UTP cable

  80. Can you run serial, POE and HDbaseT through a patch panel?
  81. Difference between patch cable and UTP

  82. Are LJ6C outlets suitable for cat6 cabling or only cat5e / is there a different version for cat6 cabling?
  83. Splitting WAP PoE connection for IP phone and laptop

  84. How to ground STP cable?

  85. Is ethernet a term describing just the protocol or the interfaces also?

  86. Diagnosing ethernet cable problems

  87. What's the point of auto-sensing 10/100 Mbit/s Ethernet?

  88. Looking to Extend Fiber Network
  89. Moving to a house that has no current networking setup, does this diagram work?
  90. Passive splitting fiber cable into two fiber cables
  91. How do I build a USB-to-rollover RJ45 Cisco console cable?

  92. Would using a cat6 rj45 coupler strip VLAN out when connecting 2 VLAN aware devices ?

  93. Why token ring uses a physical star?
  94. What is the minimum diameter for Power over Ethernet?
  95. Any problems mixing T568B Patch cords with T568A Premise wiring?
  96. Ethernet keystone jack color conventions?
  97. Determine Core Size of Fiber Run

  98. When to choose fiber instead of twisted pair (copper)
  99. Best practice when it comes to cable management of optical fibers

  100. Where should I start when it comes to organizing my switches?