Cabling (124)

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BICSI For IP Video Surveillance Guide

Spend enough time around networks and eventually someone will mention BICSI, the oft-referenced but only vaguely known standards body prevalent in...

By IPVM Team - over 2 years ago (Info+)

Network Cabling for Video Surveillance

In this guide, we explain the fundamentals of network cabling for video surveillance networks, how they should be installed, and the differences in...

By IPVM Team - over 2 years ago (Info+)

Riser vs Plenum Cabling Explained

You could be spending twice as much for cable as you need. The difference between 'plenum' rated cable and 'riser' rated cable is subtle, but the...

By Brian Rhodes - about 3 years ago (Info+)

Cable Firestopping Installation Guide

Installing cables through firewalls is a critical installation issue. Failing to properly seal a penetration can cause smoke and fire to spread,...

By IPVM Team - over 3 years ago (Info+)

Cable Strapping For IP Camera Networks

Many say using zip-ties is asking for problems. And BICSI prohibits them. But many video surveillance integrators use them regularly. What should...

By Brian Rhodes - over 3 years ago

IP Camera Cable Labeling Guide

Labeling cables can save a lot of money and headaches. While it is easy to overlook, taking time to label runs during installation significantly...

By John Scanlan - almost 4 years ago (Info+)

IP Camera Cable Termination Guide

Terminating cables properly is critical to network performance, but it can be a tricky task with multiple steps. Fortunately, this task is easy to...

By John Scanlan - almost 4 years ago (Info+)

IP Camera Cabling Installation Guide

This guide teaches how to install network cabling for IP cameras, including: Estimating cable run length (with video tutorial) Accounting for...

By John Scanlan - almost 4 years ago (Info+)

Installing Cameras in Plenums Tutorial

There is often confusion about plenum ceilings, with misinformation about what is required when running cables through them and mounting cameras...

By IPVM Team - about 4 years ago (Info+)

Network Racks For Surveillance Guide

In this guide, we look at network rack infrastructure, one of the fundamentals of IP video surveillance. Inside, we cover: What is a rack unit...

By Sean Patton - over 4 years ago (Info+)

Cabling Best Practices Guide

Surveillance cabling can be a major problem. Poorly installed and maintained networks are often costly, lengthy, frustrating ordeals to...

By Brian Rhodes - over 4 years ago (Info+)

Average IP Camera Cable Run Distance

Estimating cable lengths can be tricky, seemingly either all guess work or requiring each and every run to be measured, a time consuming task.  To...

By IPVM Team - over 4 years ago (Info+)

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