What’s the Difference between Patch Ethernet Cables and Crossover Ethernet Cables?

Patch Cables:  Refers to electrical and optical cables like Cat5 cables and Optical cables.  However, patch cables/cords can be: single-conductor wires that use banana connectors coaxial cables using BNC connectors Ethernet Cat5, Cat5e, Cat6, Cat6a Optical fiber cables.  What makes a patch cable is its length.  Due to its primary use of connecting patch panels, the cables … Continue reading What’s the Difference between Patch Ethernet Cables and Crossover Ethernet Cables?

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