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NEMA & IEC Power Cord Types, Differences & Buying Guide

NEMA and IEC are two power cord types which have been used a million times in our lives. NEMA, namely National Electrical Manufacturing Association, is the industry group that sets standards for use in electrical products. And IEC (International Electro … Continue reading

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Introduction to 10GbE/25GbE/40GbE/100GbE Fiber Optic Cabling

Technology is changing rapidly. Just when you got used to Gigabit Ethernet speeds being a fast & reliable system, someone unveiled 10GbE, 25GbE, 40GbE or even 100GbE systems a few years later. The newer and higher performing iterations are indeed … Continue reading

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10G Ethernet SFP+ Vs. 10G Fibre Channel SFP+

Today’s technology presents unprecedented migration incorporating a wide range of application requirements such as database, transaction processing, data warehousing, integrated audio/video, real-time computing, and collaborative projects. Fibre Channel and Gigabit Ethernet, both are the ideal solutions for IT professionals who … Continue reading

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Compatible SFP Optical Transceiver for Netonix WISP Switch

Netonix WISP switch is a series of managed Gigabit PoE switch with several Gigabit Ethernet RJ45 and SFP ports. Compared with Ubiquiti Networks Edgeswitch switches (40C), Netonix WISP switch is designed with a rugged chassis and extended operating temperature (-25 to 55C), which is more … Continue reading

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How to Choose Fiber Optic Cable for 10G SFP+ Optical Transceiver?

How to choose SFP fiber cable for 10G optical transceivers? It seems like a dumb question for most of the fiber optic technicians. However, there are still some people, especially the green-hand network installers, may not know the compatibility between … Continue reading

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