• Minimum distance required between CAT5e terminations

    Can you tell me if there is a minimum distance required between CAT5e terminations? I am told that the standards require at least 15m (50ft) between terminations, such as between a main cross-connect panel and a consolidation point patch block. Also, that if the actual distance is less, enough...

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  • Cat 5e networking cable purchasing estimate

    I have been asked to purchase a supply of CAT-5e network cables for use in our data center racks.  I am having trouble estimating how many of each length we will need.  Is there a rule of thumb for making this type of estimate, say, for a fully populated and properly configured standard rack?

  • Will we really save money having users shut down computers at end of day?

    The article below caught my attention. It says that 217 million dollars a year is wasted just in the UK alone by employees leaving computers on overnight. I never shut mine down...my old mentor thought it was actually harmful. Needless to say, we don't have a policy about shutting down computers...

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  • Install cat. 7 cables in flush floor metal trunking or inside PVC conduits?

    We are going to install the huge amount of the cat.7 cables in the office building, Do you recommend to install cabling in the flush floor metal trunking or inside the PVC conduits?

  • hi all

    last day i installed one new xp theam on my xp system. recently i noticed that "RUN" option deleted from my start menu. can anybody help me in this problem ? thanks in advance

    Squibc40 pointsBadges:
  • What does tos link mean?

    I want to buy a optical cable splitter. What does the term tos link imply? Is it a special, or is it a standard term I should not be concerned about?

    Newbienontech5 pointsBadges:
  • Wireshark/Ethereal Retransmission

    Can anyone explain the mechanisms for retransmission and fast retransmission in wireshark/ethereal?

    Tbolitho10 pointsBadges:
  • Dell Optiplex GX520 hibernation/sleep mode issues

    Hello, We have several Dell Optiplex GX520's on the network running Windows XP pro. They randomly fall into sleep mode. Moving the mouse will not wake them - you have to push the power button to get them out of sleep mode. Also we are not able to remotely wake them to do patch updates or remotely...

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  • STP Cable

    what is the maximum lenght of STP cable can be used for 10 Mbps speed.  

    Shakeelawan10 pointsBadges:
  • Which transmission media costs the least?

    Which transmission media costs the least?

    NetworkingATE1,545 pointsBadges:
  • DIFFERENT WAYS OF CROSS CABLING

    I HAVE SEEN MANY CABLES CLIPPED BUT ALL IN DIFFERENT WAYS STILL THEY WORK, DOES IT MEAN THAT CABLES HAS NO PERMANENT FORMAT?

    Christciber5 pointsBadges:
  • HTU-E1 Leased Line Modem

    hi,can anyone tell me how to take loop test on HTU E1 Leased line modem to test physical connectivity

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  • What type of cable is suitable for an RS-485 interface?

    This is a serial specification and as such is going to be dependent partially on electronics.  Cat 6 is better balanced than Ccat 5, and I am a big fan of shielded systems for a variety of reasons.  I would suggest, however, that you discuss this with the active supplier.  Cabling is backwards-...

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  • Network cabling requirements for high-speed data transfer

    What are the networking cabling requirement to cater high speed data transfer between the clients to the network backbone?

  • Software based WIN Simulation

    Hi, I need to test out an application over WAN. The testing includes the response time with different delays and bandwidth requirements. Is there any piece of software (preferably opensource/freeware)which can simulate the WAN for me? The idea is to install two NICs in the Windows/Linux machine,...

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  • wireless internet

    I have a router connect to the internet and a directional outdoor antenna of range up to 8km. I have another router in another building about 200m away from the first. I actually want the set up and effective wireless network with the second router in that building. Can i connect the two routers...

    Frenyb0 pointsBadges:
  • Cable required – Cisco 2811

    I need to know the type of cable to login to cisco 2811 router. Can i use the LAN port on my laptop, use a straight cable and connect through the console port of the router? Please help

    Naveenkm135 pointsBadges:
  • Source wanted for RS-422 cables

    Hi, I'm looking for an RS-422 cable to use with some (old) music studio recording equipment. It's apparently a Macintosh serial cable with 8-pin mini-din connectors. Does anyone know where I can still get something like this? Preferably in the Netherlands or western europe... Thanks in advance,...

    Gilly40023,730 pointsBadges:
  • How many meters of patch cable can we use to connect a LAN?

    How many meters of patch cable can we use for LAN connective?

    NetworkingATE1,545 pointsBadges:
  • MS Project of Data Center Build/Move

    Does anyone have a suggestion or an example of building a data center or NOC in MS Project? - Larry

    LShack10725 pointsBadges:

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