By Donald J. Sterling
- Third Edition
There is no better introduction
to premises cabling, its components, and its varieties than this
basic yet technically accurate presentation of structured cabling
systems for both business and home.
Now in its Third Edition,
Premises Cabling has been updated and revised to reflect the
latest developments in the industry, such as the Augmented Category
6 UTP cable, the 10GBASE-T Ethernet standard, application-oriented
data center cabling, industrial cabling, wireless networks, and
With the growing importance of
standards-based systems, this book is built around various standards
for generic cabling systems, such as TIA/EIA-569B for commercial
buildings and –570B for homes.
- updated to reflect new network standards
including 10 gigabit Ethernet, new performance requirements such
as alien crosswalk specifications, and new developments in fiber
optics including laser-optimized 50 micron multimode fibers
- features a concise, informative, and
reader-friendly style that depicts the various performance
parameters of cabling systems and how all of the parts fit
- focused, standards-based coverage is
non-vendor specific and has widespread application to all
manufacturers' products in a variety of settings
- particular attention has been given to
providing complete and usable information that can be applied to
an array of real-world problems
2. Copper Cables.
3. Fiber Optics.
4. Connectors and Interconnections.
6. System-Level Cabling.
7. Intelligent Buildings.
8. Installing Cabling Systems.
9. Certifying the Cabling System.
10. Documenting and Administrating the Cabling System.
11. Resident Cabling Systems.
A. Premises Cabling Specification.
B. Abbreviations and Acronyms.
D. Cable Color Codes.
E. Further Reading.
320 Pages - 7-3/8 x 9-1/4 in.
Paperback, 320 pages