The Wire

What’s all the RUCKUS?

If you were asked two months ago “Is shared bandwidth a problem in your world?” You’d probably think it was a strange question and likely answer no. Assuming you understood what shared bandwidth meant. Unfortunately, many have recently learned about shared bandwidth while working from home, realizing that internet connections just aren’t as fast as…

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WBT is Now Part of CADDY

nVent CADDY announced its acquisition of WBT in January 2020. Capital Electric Wire & Cable has been offering both solutions for a while, especially CADDY. We know both are quality companies with great products and solid manufacturing systems. Together, the combined product offering provides a full product solution for data and networking solutions (DNS) and…

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More Than Just Cable & Jacks…

Cable runway from CommScope®. It’s a thing now. Many of you know the name CommScope and its world-class offering of copper & fiber cable systems and connectors/jacks/panels/cords. But did you know they also offer cable runway? They do! In fact, they have a very wide offering of runway and accessories that will help you complete…

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Working Smart

Who’s got your back? A drawback of working with “big” companies, or even small companies, via online ordering is there’s no one that’s got your back. If you order it, it’s yours. Even if it’s the wrong part. Sure, you can send it back for credit most of the time. But how much did it…

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Hubbell’s New Cat6A Jack

Industry Leader increases installers’ confidence in reliable long-term performance. Hubbell recently announced that to support the growth of its 10GBASE-T and emerging bandwidth intensive applications, such as 802.11ac and 802.11ax Wi-Fi as well as 4K UHD AV over IP, it will offer new Jacks and Plugs with Cobra-Lock Termination for secure connections in Category 6A…

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