Category Archives: Belden

Installing Category 6A: The Future is Now


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Paul Kish, Belden’s Director of Systems & Standards
Category 6A twisted-pair copper received much attention when it first hit the marketplace in 2005. But adoption has been slow, since the 10 gigabit per second (Gb/s) capacity of Category 6A … Read More »

Performance, Small OD, and Bend Radius – With Cat 6A, you can’t have it all…or can you?

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Category 6A offers ample bandwidth and PoE heat performance, but when it comes to OD and bend radius, it is a pain. While that may not mean much to the end customer, the installer is left to deal with full pathways and cumbersome turns. Between the 10Gbps performance far exceeding the need of most LAN networks and the increased installation … Read More »

Make the Right Security Connection with Networked Solutions


By Maggie Wu
Product Line Manager, Belden Industrial IT
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The physical security market is undergoing rapid growth and evolution. Today’s sites now often include sophisticated, multifaceted IT-based systems, which have basic access control, as well as more advanced surveillance, biometrics and … Read More »

New Video Showcases Belden Innovations for Harsh Environments


I may have mentioned before (at least a few times) that I am a “visual” person. So I just love this product intro from Belden. Produced as a “silent film”, it reminded me of one of my favorite childhood movies, Mel Brook’s “Silent Movie”.  This product is so well represented without the use of words, you will have a full … Read More »

Trust Hardened Ethernet Switches for Critical Infrastructure Security Systems


Protecting critical infrastructure with a state-of-the-art IP surveillance system is one of the most essential security applications today. Securing these sites often means securing environmentally challenging and remote sites. These are circumstances that drive adoption of hardened, managed industrial Ethernet switches for security systems. Leading manufacturers like Garrettcom offer a wide array of configurable switches to match management, power, media, … Read More »

Bonding & Grounding De-Mystified: A Standards Update from Belden


Last month CSC sent out this informative paper from Belden in our Trusted Advisor eNewsletter – the industry newsletter that presents recent & unbiased white papers from industry leading manufacturers on the technological information you crave. Subscribe to the Trusted Advisor now.
TIA recently published a new ANSI/TIA-607-B-2011 “Bonding and Grounding (Earthing) Standard for Customer Premises.” This is a major … Read More »

CSC Releases New Security Catalog 2012-13


CSC keeps you abreast of the security industry’s ever changing technology with the release of the latest volume of our Security Catalog “The Security Catalog 2012-13″. Request your FREE copy now.  It’s packed with more content than ever before – filled with the latest and greatest product offerings from the industry’s leading manufacturers.
You’ll find a full gambit of products … Read More »

GarrettCom PoE+ Ethernet Switches Ideal For Security Applications


Long a pioneer in offering 802.3af PoE power source switches, GarrettCom has expanded it’s PoE offering to include 802.3at PoE+ functionality in new managed switches from the backbone to the network edge. In particular, the compact, robust Magnum 6KL now brings PoE+ to the edge, making it ideal for security applications.
The compact 6KL Managed Switch comes with GarrettCom’s robust MNS-6K … Read More »

Don’t Get Lost Testing Fiber


In case you missed the last issue of CSC’s Trusted Advisor eNewsletter, I wanted to share the featured white paper on test procedures for accurate and repeatable optical loss measurements.
Optical fiber loss testing is not as simple as it seems. Providing an accurate method for optical loss testing is becoming a lot more important for higher data rate applications … Read More »

CSC Releases The Security Catalog 2011-2012


I am pleased to announce the release of the 2011-2012 volume of The Security Catalog!
In the security industry, manufacturers launch their newest and most exciting innovations during ISC West every March. So when our Security team went to this year’s show, they recommended that we include many of  these new products, along with the core items you need every day, in the latest … Read More »