TREND Networks’ Dan Barrera Discusses Cabling Standards with Lawrence Systems

TREND Networks’ Global Product Manager, Dan Barrera, has been featured on the YouTube technology channel Lawrence Systems. In the video interview, Dan and host Lawrence cover the current issues concerning PoE, discuss TIA 42 cabling standards and debunk common cable assumptions.

In the informative interview, Dan, who is an expert when it comes to cable testing, clearly explains how cabling standards are made, as well as how cable testing is carried out by manufacturers. During the vodcast, Dan and Lawrence also review the history of CAT5e, VS CAT6, CAT6A, CAT7 & CAT8 cable, and consider the cons of copper clad aluminium cable.

The interview has already received lots of positive feedback from the cabling community, and has given useful insights to those working in the IT industries. Watch the full discussion between Dan and Lawrence:

The Lawrence Systems interview follows the launch of PoE Pro, the new handheld tester that eliminates guesswork when installing, maintaining and troubleshooting PoE devices and data cabling. PoE Pro measures and reports PoE Class, voltage/voltage drop, watts and injector type, making it easy to see how much power is available. Available from our trusted global distributors, or direct from TREND Networks’ online shop, this device is makes PoE testing simple.

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