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Liberty AV Announces Roll-out of Time-Saving Category Termination System Overcoming Common Installation Obstacles

Posted by K.D. Aiardo on Aug 7, 2018 11:00:00 AM

Liberty AV Solutions, known for their innovative solutions driven by user feedback, has once again delivered an industry changer.

Debuting at InfoComm 2018 earlier this year, Liberty AV released the new category cable termination system, ConnecTec Cat (CT Cat) . Received with open arms by technicians and installers alike, the system tackles common complaints and instantly delivers a cost and time savings to cable termination process.  Not being one to simply just talk a good game, Liberty AV put the simplicity and quality of use into action at the show with their, ‘CT Cat: Race to Win’ contest where installers came out in droves to compete for the best termination time. 

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Topics: cat 6, cat 6a, category cable, cat 7, cat 8, cat 5e, Networking, IoT, AV Innovation, Cable Termination, Data Centers, AV Integration,, HDBaseT, LAN sharing, Keystone Inserts

Category Cables and their non-Category applications

Posted by Ralph Parrett on Apr 25, 2016 10:00:00 AM

100-Ohm twisted pair cabling has come a long way since the first launch of the 568 standard. Categories 1, 2, 4, and 5 are obsolete. Category 3 hangs on by a ripcord and Category 5e has already lost its market lead to Category 6. Category 6A is moving out of data centers and demand is increasing for even higher performing cables. Category 7 is officially skipped in the US market and Category 8 is in the ratification process.

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Topics: UTP, twisted pair, cat 6, cat 6a, cat 7, cat 8, PoE, cat 5e, HDBaseT, STP, FTP