Making sense of 10-Gigabit systems

Congdon IV, Herb; Zahr, Bob; Davis, Brian
April 2005
Cabling Installation & Maintenance;Apr2005, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p12
Trade Publication
Focuses on local area network solutions for 10-Gigabit Ethernet (10-GbE). Cabling requirements; Systems backed by existing industry standards; System performance of various 10-GbE options.


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