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.

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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?

A Brief Guide to CAT6 Ethernet Cables and Their Workings

CAT6 Ethernet Cable is one of the most popular Ethernet cables. It was standardized by Electronic Industries Association and Telecommunications Industry Association (EIA). This article will provide you with all the information about CAT6 Ethernet Cables and its types. The working of CAT6 Ethernet Cables Being the sixth version of twisted pair Ethernet cabling, CAT6 … Continue reading A Brief Guide to CAT6 Ethernet Cables and Their Workings