10GBASE-T for Broad 10Gigabit Adoption in the Data Center
Watertown, CT (Vocus) November 16, 2010
Siemon, a global leader in network infrastructure, announces the inclusion of a new Intel whitepaper in the latest revision of its popular data center E-Book. Entitled “10GBASE-T for Broad 10Gigabit Adoption in the Data Center”, the new whitepaper was written by Intel’s Carl G. Hansen with contributions from noted Siemon data center expert, Carrie Higbie. Covering key 10 Gigabit Ethernet drivers, current need and future adoption expectations, Intel’s whitepaper lays out 10Gb/s cabling media and architecture options including a comparative look at backwards compatibility, power consumption, latency and cost.
The new Intel content is incorporated into Siemon’s comprehensive and educational 71-page data center E-Book, titled "Deploying, Managing and Securing an Efficient Physical Infrastructure". Developed in light of recent advances in data center hosting options and high-speed infrastructure, the E-Book provides an in-depth overview designed to guide IT network professionals through critical data center decisions. Infrastructure-related topics include actionable strategies, considerations and recommendations on cloud and co-location facilities, cooling best practices, point-to-point vs. structured cabling, physical layer intelligence and more.
Data Center E-Book Topics:
- Intel’s “10GBASE-T for Broad 10Gigabit Adoption in the Data Center”
- Strategies and Considerations for Cloud and Co-location Data Centers Facility Owners and Hosting Providers
- Strategies and Considerations for Cloud and Co-location Data Center Tenants
- Point-to-Point Vs Structured Cabling
- Data Center Cooling Best Practices
- Intelligence at the Physical Layer
- Benefits of Screened and Shielded Cabling
To download Siemon’s "Deploying, Managing and Securing an Efficient Physical Infrastructure" E-Book, visit http://www.siemon.com/go/DC_Ebook
Established in 1903, Siemon (http://www.siemon.com) is an industry leader specializing in the manufacture and innovation of high quality, high-performance network cabling solutions. Headquartered in Connecticut, USA, with global offices, manufacturing and service partners throughout the world, Siemon offers the most comprehensive suite of copper (unshielded and shielded twisted-pair) category 5e, category 6 (Class E), category 6A (Class EA) and category 7/7A (Class F/FA), and multimode and singlemode optical fiber cabling systems available. With over 400 patents specific to structured cabling, from patch cords to patch panels, Siemon Labs invests heavily in R&D and development of industry standards, underlining the company's long-term commitment to its customers and the industry.