Category Archives: Superior Essex

Earn BICSI Credits on Sept 16 with the Expert Webinar Series

Expert Webinar Series Blog

WESCO CSC’s Expert Webinar Series is the perfect opportunity for Data Communications professionals to earn BICSI credits, while enhancing their knowledge in the latest technologies. WESCO is the only data communications and security distributor that offers the chance to earn BICSI credits through a webinar format.
The next course, “The Future of Power over Ethernet (PoE) and Network Design … Read More »

Earn BICSI CEC’s at CSC’s Expert Seminar Series in Los Angeles Nov. 14th


Need a few BICSI credits before the year ends? Join CSC and the industry’s top manufacturers this Thursday at the Hilton Anaheim Hotel in Anaheim, CA. Register NOW for the FREE seminar, and earn up to 4 BICSI CECs in one day (BICSI credential holders). Topics covered at the event are data centers, passive optical networks, DAS, secure … Read More »

The Cost of Cutting Cable


Many buyers of Outside Plant copper and fiber cable believe that the cutting fees they are being charged are too high. As with any business cost, it helps to fully understand where costs originate.   Superior Essex has released a white paper that delves into the details behind cable cutting costs. Considering everything from labor to reel and scrap costs, this … Read More »

nCompass Cabling Solutions Video: Support, Energy Efficiency, Reliability & Flexibility


Here’s a great video from Legrand and Superior Essex about the new nCompass structured cabling systems that launched in early April. With nCompass you can connect (and stay connected) to your network. nCompass structured cabling systems ensure you will maintain greater uptime and peak performance, accommodating ever-changing density and bandwidth requirements needed for today’s networks. You’ll get a system designed with flexibility for … Read More »

Legrand and Superior Essex Establish New Alliance For Cabling Systems


NEW LONDON, Conn. April 2, 2013 – Legrand and Superior Essex Communications LP announce the establishment of an alliance between the companies to jointly develop, market, support, and warrant cabling systems domestically and internationally. This new suite of solutions for structured cabling systems (SCS) combines Ortronics® connectivity products and Superior Essex data cable products, and will be launched as nCompass.
The … Read More »

Watch Superior Essex Make OSP Copper Cable


I’ve been fortunate enough to tour a few cable plants over the years and always find it fascinating. They start with huge copper coils that get drawn into large machines and come out as the thin tendrils we know as annealed copper conductors. Next the conductors go through the insulation process, twisting and stranding. My favorite part to watch, though, is the cabling process. In this … Read More »

Help is Just a Mouse Click Away


Submitted by Gail Ray-Watson, Marketing Program Manager, Superior Essex
It never seems to fail that if something goes wrong, it’s at an inconvenient time. The washing machine goes bad on the weekend; the A/C goes out in the middle of the night; or the cable blinks off after normal repair hours.
If you’re a communications cable installer, you can probably empathize with … Read More »

Noise Immunity of Next Generation Category 6A Cables


Don’t Let Your Cable Be the “Victim”! I featured the below white paper in our August 23 issue of CSC’s Trusted Advisor eNewsletter, and thought I would share it now with anyone who may have missed it in their Inbox.
Extensive testing and analysis has been performed on the noise immunity characteristics of second generation Category 6A UTP cables designed with discontinuous … 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 »

Technical Application Guide for Interlock Armored Cables


My husband is one of those guys who has to get the best and newest piece of electronic equipment as soon as it is available. Needless to say, I have been given a plethora of toys from Tivos, Blu-Ray players, to my latest gift – a new iPad 2. And over the years, what have I learned when I get a … Read More »