Most Common Network Termination Usage Statistics

Author: IPVM Team, Published on Aug 09, 2017

How do integrators decide which brand of patch panel or keystone jack to buy?

140+ integrators told IPVM which manufacturers they trust and what factors affect their choice of network termination equipment.

Here are the overall statistics:

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***** ******, **** ***'* ********* ** ****** ******* *** ****** though.

Panduit ***** ***

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  • "*******, ** ** ** * ****** ********* ******** ********, **** recognized *** ********* ******* ****** **********, *** *** ** ******* at **** ******."
  • "*******. **** *** ********* ** *********, ** ** **** *** them ** ********."
  • "*******- *** ***** *** ********* *** ****** **** *********."
  • "*******. ** ** *** ** *** **** *** ** ******* rebates."
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  • "*******. ******* ******** **** ***** ***** ** ***** ****."
  • "*******. **'* *** ********."

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************

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*****

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***********

**** *********** ***** ***** ********* ************ **** * ********** *****'* quality ** * ****** ** ********** ** *** **** *****'* products.

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Ease ** ***

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*******, ***** *** ** ********* ** ***** ***** ******** ** the ******** ** ***, ********** **** **** ** *** *** be * ****** ** ******** **********.

  • "**** ****** *** * *** ******** **** **** ** ********* easy ** ********* *** *** ********* ****** *** *** **** on ** **** ********* ** *** ***."
  • "******* **** ********* ******* ***** ***** ****** **** **** ****."
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  • "***** *** **** ** ***."
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  • "****** *** ******** *******. ***** ** ***** ** ************."
  • "******** ***** ****** - **** ** ********* ****."
  • "* **** ** ************ ******* ****'** ***********, **** ** *******, and ****."
  • "******* - *********** *** **** ** ***."
  • "***. ******* ****** *** ****** ************ ********."

Customer **********

**** *********** **** ** **** **** **** ******* *** ***** brands ** ** ****.

  • "*** ******* ** *** ******* ** **** **** ********* **** want ** ** ***."
  • "******** ********* ******."
  • "*******. **** *** ********* ** *********, ** ** **** *** them ** ********."
  • "******** ************."
  • "******* *** **** ****. **** ********* *** **** ****** *** written **** *****."
  • "********* ** *** ********."
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Comments (7)

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