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The categorical, not the ordinal

The categorical, not the ordinal

Last modified on August 13th, 2011 at 10:54 am

Which category of copper cable was first to support 100 megabit Ethernet networks?

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CompTIA Network+ N10-004: 2.8 – Wiring Distribution

CompTIA Network+ N10-004: 2.8 – Wiring Distribution

Last modified on July 24th, 2011 at 4:43 pm

Have you ever seen the wiring closet of a relatively large network? It’s a mix of cables, punch-down blocks, and patch panels. In this video, you’ll learn about those wiring distribution technologies and how to verify the wiring installation and termination of your network infrastructure.

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CompTIA Network+ N10-004: 2.4 – Wiring Standards

CompTIA Network+ N10-004: 2.4 – Wiring Standards

Last modified on July 24th, 2011 at 4:37 pm

What’s the difference between 568A and 568B? How can I tell if a cable is a straight-through, cross-over, or rollover? In this video, we’ll look at the wiring standards that you’ll need to know when working with today’s modern networks.

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CompTIA Network+ N10-004: 2.1 – Cable Types

CompTIA Network+ N10-004: 2.1 – Cable Types

Last modified on February 5th, 2012 at 6:42 pm

A typical cabling infrastructure might be a mixture of many different copper and fiber technologies. In this video, we’ll show you the difference between different twisted pair categories, compare multi-mode with single-mode fiber, and discuss important considerations when wiring inside the ceilings and walls of your building.

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