Sep 15, 2016, 02:43 ET
SYRACUSE, N.Y., Sept. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CABLExpress announces its patch panel and fiber breakout system for Brocade DCX FC16-64 blades was recognized among the best in the industry by the judges of the Cabling Installation & Maintenance 2016 Innovators Awards program at the BICSI Fall Conference. The judging panel consisted of cabling and communications system specifiers, designers, integrators and managers with vast professional experience.
CABLExpress was recognized for the second straight year as a Silver honoree.
"We are honored to receive the Cabling Innovators Award in recognition of our cabling system for Brocade blades," said Peter Belyea, CEO of CXtec, the parent company of CABLExpress. "Our goal is to design products and solutions that fully replicate all major manufacturers' switches to make installation quick, easy and mistake-free for our customers. This award is a testament to that commitment."
CABLExpress designed the patch panel and fiber breakout system to provide port replication for a large internet and cable provider who was implementing Brocade DCX chassis-based Fibre Channel switches. The solution enabled a number of positive outcomes for the internet and cable provider, including:
- Conversion of MPO parallel light paths to an LC footprint
- Increased data throughput speeds
- Seamless integration into existing cabling infrastructure
- Quick and easy deployment
"On behalf of the Cabling Installation & Maintenance Innovator Awards, I would like to congratulate CABLExpress on their Silver-level honoree status," said Cabling Installation & Maintenance Group Publisher, Alan Bergstein. "This prestigious program allows Cabling Installation & Maintenance to celebrate and recognize the most innovative products and services in the structured cabling industry. Our 2016 Honorees are an outstanding example of companies who are making an impact in the industry."
About Cabling Installation & Maintenance
Published since 1993, Cabling Installation & Maintenance has provided practical information to professionals responsible for the specification, design, installation and management of structured cabling systems in enterprises, data centers and campuses. Cabling Installation & Maintenance's magazine, website (http://www.cablinginstall.com), email newsletters and webcasts help cabling professionals improve day-to-day operations and enable strategic planning for their networks' optimum long-term performance
About The Cabling Installation & Maintenance 2016 Innovators Awards program
The Cabling Installation & Maintenance 2016 Innovators Awards program reviews and recognizes the most-innovative applications of cabling and communications technology products and systems within the structured cabling industry. Platinum, Gold and Silver Honorees were announced at BICSI's 2016 Fall Conference in San Antonio on Monday, September 12, 2016. Criteria used in the Innovators Awards ranking included: innovation, value, sustainability, collaboration, and impact.
CABLExpress, a division of CXtec, has manufactured high-performance cabling and data center infrastructure products and structured cabling solutions for more than three decades. The CABLExpress Skinny-Trunk® Solution is a high-density, fiber optic product line that helps organizations maximize business value and prepare their layer one infrastructures for future generations of upgrades. For more information, visit www.cablexpress.com.
Renee Duffy, CABLExpress
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