There’s been a lot of buzz on POE/POE+ and the anticipated standards release of latest PoE versions. While we’re still waiting for the standard updates…

Lighting manufacturers are beginning to release network connected (PoE) fixtures and systems which promise to change our illuminated world. Take a look at these two examples:

  1. Hubbell POE Lighting [here’s an article we wrote]
  2. Phillips Lighting, soon to be known as Signify, has a great site on POE lighting here

This, as they say, is just the tip of the iceberg. Our friends at CommScope® are active participants on many standards groups, and recently authored this update on what you need to know now for the future of your network.

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The bottom line for cabling infrastructure is that it’s about to get even busier in this space. With more devices connecting to the network than ever before, it’s your cabling plants that will be relied upon to deliver these connections (wired or wirelessly).

We’re happy to help you get the most from your network. Give us a call and let’s talk about solutions for your next network challenge.

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