Enterprise Networking: 10 Things You Should Know About Cabling for Modern Data Centers
When IT managers talk shop, the conversation usually focuses on servers, storage, virtualization, I/O speeds and other such topics. But all of that would be for naught without the physical cables that tie everything together in a data center. Cabling is often taken for granted by everyone except the network administrator and IT manager. However, this eWEEK slide show highlights the importance of this unsung yet fundamental component of any modern data center. The information in this slide show is provided by CABLExpress, which has offered data center and cabling infrastructure products for more than three decades. CABLExpress products include cabling from 1G to 10G bits and beyond.