What’s the Difference between Cisco SFP-GE-T & GLC-T?

What’s the Difference between SFP-GE-T and GLC-T? The SFP/SFP+ transceiver standard has generally been well received because it makes it possible for a single unit of networking hardware to support so many different cabling standards. This means instead of opting for a completely new switch to replace one that cannot handle different types of cabling…

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Fiber Plug-and-Play Solutions for Data Centre Applications

Fiber Plug-and-Play Solutions for Data Centre Applications Have you considered investing in fiber plug-and-play solutions for data centre applications? This is one of the essential means for transmitting data at a high level of reliability, efficiency and integrity in the data centre environment. The demand for these devices is driven for the desire to transmit…

Simple Guide to Common Optical Transceiver Formats

Simple Guide to Common Optical Transceiver Formats Optical transceivers are widely used in networking hardware installations. They are widely used because they make it possible for a switch to support various types of wiring and transmission formats. The main issue is trying to make out which of the different transceiver types is most suitable for an…

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Data Centre Infrastructure Management and System Monitoring

Data Centre Infrastructure Management and System Monitoring The importance of using the right Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) and system monitoring strategies cannot be emphasised enough. It not only ensures that your resources are properly utilised, but helps avoid human errors and factors that cause downtime. In the data centres of today, infrastructure management and…