8 Tips for Simplifying Your Cabling

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If you are a network engineer, cabling is a part of your life. A decent Cat 5 cable should last you between at least five and 10 years. Whether you are putting in a 75 ft ethernet cable or just running USB cables shorter distances, there are some basic things you need to remember when you are running cable.

  1. Measure and measure again. In carpentry, they have a saying, “Measure twice, cut once.” The same adage can be used in cabling. If you are not careful when you are measuring your cables, you can end up wasting a lot. If you need a 75 ft ethernet cable, for instance, you do not need a cable that is only 74 feet. You may think that a few feet of wa