Cables

Fire Detection and Suppression Industry Growth Spurs Need for New Technology

Fire detection technology is advancing rapidly, and these innovations are saving both lives and property. Since the first fire detection system went into effect in 1852 using cables and a central point of communication, the associated technology has grown by leaps and bounds. Recently, advances in…


New Trends in Fire Alarm Cable

Fire alarm cables have supported detection technology since the first fire alarms went up in the mid-1800s. Even with the advent of AI and IoT devices supported by wireless systems, cables will continue to play a critical role in the future of fire safety.  In fact, high-traffic areas such as high…


Remee Wire & Cable Announces new Cut-to-Order Program for Fiber Optic Cable

Remee Wire & Cable, a leading manufacturer of electronic wire and cable, announces a new service program for its customers.  Remee will now cut its standard fiber optic cables to desired lengths for its customers. This cut-to-order service program will provide extra convenience and cost savings…


How is Coronavirus Impacting Wire and Cable Supply from Asia?

The potential financial impact of the COVID-19 virus was made clear by mid-March when the U.S. stock market experienced multiple near-meltdowns. Freefalling stocks were stopped only by fail-safe measures built into the trading system after a massive 1988 single-day S&P 500 Index drop that…


Long Distance Fiber Optic and Rural Connectivity

Rural America needs high-speed internet. Fewer rural Americans go online (69%) than their urban neighbors (75%), and more rural residents (39%) lack access to broadband than urban Americans (4%). In an information-driven and data-rich economy, any geographic region that is not properly equipped to…


Powered Cabling Solutions: PoE Extensions for Longer-Distance Cable Runs

Power over Ethernet (PoE) technology has been using Cat 5e/Cat 6 Ethernet cables to transport electric power over a single data connection for years. This technology allows for a safe and responsive installation that does a great job collecting data as well as transmitting power, all at a…


The Latest Innovations in CCTV and Surveillance

Security is one area where no business can afford to skimp. The companies that fail to update their security measures in a timely fashion and stay on top of emerging security trends are most often the ones that struggle to compete in today’s ever-advancing technological landscape. With the latest…


Tips for Specifying or Buying Direct Burial Cable

As the name suggests, direct burial cable (DBC) is designed to go underground. It offers several advantages over regular overhead cable. It makes less of a mess and is safer. Because it is installed underground, direct burial cable is designed to withstand the elements. It must be able to deal with…


Automated Lighting, Temp Control Lead the Way in 'Smart' Homes and Businesses

Whether customers are building a new home or renovating an old one, some of their top concerns are shaped by a tech-enabled lifestyle. We're becoming increasingly accustomed to extreme convenience, and we expect our homes to be "smart" just like our phones and TVs. We're also more concerned about…


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Trends in LAN Cables and Premise Cabling

Businesses today are internet-driven. Without a doubt, after the lights and heat are working, internet access is on everybody's mind. Internet speeds impact retail business revenues. Slow network speeds lead to poor customer service ratings and frustration among knowledgeable workers. The race is…