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Electronically Archiving Fourteen Filing Cabinets

Many IT networks that Lynx Network installs have printed plans and drawings that have to be kept for future reference. After many years these documents had filled fourteen filing cabinets full to bursting. What we needed was a way to free up the valuable floor space whilst retaining or improving access to the documents.

Lynx Take to the Airwaves

Last week Lynx Networks took part in Secklow Sound’s ‘Mind Your Own Business’; a weekly broadcast that covers local business topics with a wide range of guests from across the Milton Keynes landscape.

Cat6 vs. Cat6a Data Cabling

The role of Cat6a cabling is to support 10Gig Ethernet, whereas Cat6 will currently only support Gigabit Ethernet, except for short links. There are some disadvantages to Cat6a and you need to weigh these up for any particular application.

A Guide to CAT8 Data Cabling

Here’s a brief guide to the Category 8 (Cat8) data cabling standards that are currently under development by the ISO and TIA. Several options are being considered.

Beware of CCA and CCC Cables

Copper clad aluminium (CCA) cables have aluminium cores with a copper coating. They have some legitimate uses but are now appearing under the guise of Cat5e and Cat6 cables.

It’s Time to Move on From Cat5e

Lynx Networks’ promise of never selling you anything we don’t beleive you need has led to us to recommend Cat5e data cabling in most instances because it offers excellent value for money and supports Gigabit Ethernet.

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