The Evolution of Cat6 and Cat6a Cables

Today, Cat6 has become the minimum requirement for installing network connections. Cat6a has also begun to gain popularity. It is much lighter and slimmer than earlier cables. Its use has been aggressive in the healthcare and educational institutes. Cat6a also provides power over ethernet, which gives it an edge over others.

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Secrets of Mysterious Ethernet Cable Revealed!

The most important equipment used on wired computer networks is an ethernet cable. The use of Ethernet cable is for connecting computers, routers, switches in a local area network. It looks like a phone cable but has more wires and is larger. These cables are physically attached they need to have certain peculiarities. The cables’ physical characteristics alter or modify in accordance of the requirements.