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Introducing SteriGuard Antimicrobial Wiring Solutions: BWS 2017

- The OEM solutions team of C2G, a brand of Legrand, has their boarding passes for San Diego at the ready – we are headed to the 2017 Biomanufacturing World Summit (BWS)! Taking place on November 13-14 in San Diego, CA, BWS is North America’s premier biologics event to connect with pharmaceutical executives, cutting edge technology providers, and media partners. These executives will be keen to learn how, as an ISO 9001:2008 certified company, C2G guarantees quality from project inception to prod…

What is the difference between Continuous and Discontinuous Shielding?

- Have you ever wondered what the difference is between a continuous and discontinuous cable? You are not alone! It’s the question on EVERYONE’s mind…Rob, C2G’s technical marketing specialist, easily answered this question! Here is what he had to say. What is a Shielded Cable The first thing you need to know is that a shielded cable can be continuous or discontinuous. The only difference is the amount of protection the cable provides from EMI or RFI interference. Electromagnetic and Radio freque…

New Extender for Logitech Video Conferencing System

- Logitech has successfully established itself as the leading provider of video conferencing systems for today’s distributed workforce. Businesses have welcomed the Logitech video conferencing systems for occupying the middle ground between inexpensive webcams and cost-prohibitive, pro-level video conference systems that can have eye-popping price tags. Logitech video conferencing system users are often limited, however, by the length of the cable within the Logitech base package. This limitation…

AC Power Adapters Near Extinction

- Current state: It’s late, you’re just getting home from work, and your cell phone is almost out of juice. You find the USB charging cable in your backpack or purse, but you can’t find the little USB to AC adapter that allows you to plug the device into the wall. You begin asking family members if they’ve seen the adapter. You check the junk drawer. You check the outlet that it was plugged into last night. Nothing. You’ll figure it out later. For now you need to help with homework, make dinner, m…

Dell EMC World: Data Center Innovations

- What do David Blaine, blade servers, a BMW i8, and 3D printers all have in common? Dell EMC World. We are now a week removed from what was only the second time this historic PC company and their recently acquired server company have shown up together to bring the latest innovations in data center technologies to IT professionals from around the world. I could spend the entirety of this blog telling you all about the environment that brought 13,000 technology folks to Las Vegas, but I will pivo…

4 Advantages Of Direct Attach Cabling (DAC)

- Today’s networks require higher performance from the network cabling, as well as cost effective connectivity. Direct attach copper and fiber cables provide both of these with their factory terminated performance and reduction in costs associated with field terminations. Let's begin with the types of direct attach cables on the market today, advantages and disadvantages to each, and which cables are best for various applications. What is a high speed direct attach cable? A high speed direct attac…

Choosing the Correct Connector | Understanding Fiber Connections

- With more than 100 fiber optic connector styles and types available today, the right choice for a particular application can often be difficult to figure out. Design and performance of both the optical fibers and connectors has become more sophisticated over the years. Today’s fiber connectors provide end-to-end solutions that cover a wide range of applications and, in many cases, can be easily terminated in the field. That was then... Some early fiber optic connectors, used in telephone central…

C2G: Legrand's Newest Associated Brand

- Since C2G first joined Legrand’s Data Communications division, we have helped drive the company’s leadership position—providing building infrastructure solutions with products designed to support data center, building network, and audio/video applications. On March 6, we proudly became Legrand North America’s newest associated brand, joining Legrand’s multiple brands and product lines including Ortronics, Quiktron, and Electrorack. We’re excited to establish C2G as a brand of Legrand, which make…

CTS Training: Lessons Learned From Delcom

- Today’s Audio Video consulting and integration businesses know all about InfoComm’s Certified Technology Specialist™ (CTS®) program. Over the past 30 years, CTS has clearly emerged as the leading AV professional credential. Obtaining the InfoComm CTS® certification is challenging. Companies seeking to secure or maintain AV industry leadership wisely invest in classes to help their employees prepare. These smart businesses know the investment is a win for everyone: for their staff, who enhance th…

Universally Simplified Bus Cable – Understanding USB-C

- Understanding USB connectivity is becoming easier. With the influx of USB-C enabled devices and the deluge that is following close behind, USB-C will soon be one of the only if not the only connector available on a mobile device. To understand why this new technology has simplified connectivity we will break it down it to three easy sections: power, data, and media. Power Since the onset of mobile phones and other modern portable devices there have been countless connector types used to interfac…

Fiber Cables Explained!

- Selecting the correct Fiber Optic cable for your data center or network can be challenging. There are a several factor to consider before making a purchase: Fiber Count, Fiber Type, Jacket Rating, Connector Type and Polarity method. Luckily, C2G put all the information you need in 1 quick and easy blog post! Fiber Trunk Cable Types There are four main cable types that are prevalent for data center and LAN applications: Selecting the correct cable will depend on the application. Tight buffered d…

What Is A Pre-terminated Cabling System?

- Have you ever wondered: “What is a pre-terminated cabling system?” Or “How can a pre-terminated system benefit my data center or open office space”? In this article we will discuss the rewards of using this type of system, as well an overview of the types of cables used. What is a pre-terminated cabling system? Pre-terminated cabling systems contain factory manufactured cables and modular components with connectors already attached. All of the components have been tested, qualified and ready to…


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