This educational industry resource summarises key standards development and activity related to IT cabling infrastructure and applications supporting data centre, intelligent building, local area and other enterprise network environments.
From the Siemon Standards Informant, users can access detailed information on TIA, ISO/IEC, and IEEE standards, read blogs about standards news and download standards activity updates. For example, the ISO/IEC section includes information on key cabling standards such as ISO/IEC 11801 for customer premises and ISO/IEC 24764 for data centres, ISO/IEC technical reports and activity and a variety of other ISO/IEC resources. Information on ANSI/TIA-568-C standards and activity, as well as IEEE 802.3 standards, amendments and current projects related to key Ethernet technologies are also available.
Accessible from the Siemon Standards Informant, the Standards News Blog provides news and expert insight on a variety of industry standards and related technologies and applications. The latest blog highlights the recent release of the 2016 Ethernet Roadmap by The Ethernet Alliance, which graphically represents historical and future estimated release dates for application speeds. The site also includes links to a variety of standards resources and the ability for users to sign up for Siemon’s Standards Informant E-Newsletter.
‘The popularity and engagement with our Standards Informant site has been greater than we ever envisaged,’ comments Valerie Maguire, director of standards and technology at Siemon.
‘At Siemon we are committed to educating the market on the latest standards and trends related to IT cabling infrastructure and applications supporting the data centre and other networking environments and our continued involvement in the work of major global standards organisations gives us a great position to share the latest information and facts. With so many changes and developments occurring in the standards arena at present and in the near future, resources like the Standards Informant have never been so pertinent.’
To access the Siemon Standards Informant visit: blog.siemon.com/standards