Product Focus: Distribution/Routing

Ethernet IP Gateway 3M presents its Volition Ethernet IP Gateway for residential and enterprise applications for the convergence of voice, video, and data over TCP/IP. With the ability to support 100 or 1,000 Mbps, the gateway can easily accommodate real-time DVD-quality video-on-demand, HDTV, high-speed Internet and local and long distance phone service, simultaneously. Direct Info Number 200 Wiring Duct Panduit Corp. offers flexible wiring duct for control panel applications requiring both flexible wire routing and maximum wire protection. The versatile duct may be bent and twisted in virtually any way required without breaking. It features a novel one-piece design, with offset fingers that extend from the sides to the top of the duct. These fingers effectively enclose and secure any wire or cable with no duct cover requirement. Facilitating the addition or removal of wires after termination without special tools, or cover removal, the duct’s finger design makes it convenient for applications requiring frequent access to wiring. Direct Info Number 201 Delivery System The Vista series for open-space power and communications delivery from Wiremold allows for easy wire and cable installation and upgrades in open spaces. The system brings overhead wires and cables down to workstations through two end channels that also support a decorative center panel. It can feed directly into prewired modular furniture or accommodate one or more faceplates for power and data/communications. Direct Info Number 202 Optical Transport System Telect’s comprehensive broadband optical transport system is a family of innovative products designed to extend broadband signals up to 20 km—far beyond the limits of copper cable—without investing in expensive repeaters or other equipment. Whether the user needs to provide service to a small remote hut, extend cross-connects throughout large buildings, rapidly deploy DS3s to customers, or expand DSL service to a large customer base, the system is the solution. A variety of modules and enclosure options is available. Direct Info Number 203 Runway System Cooper B-Line has introduced its aluminum cable runway system. Lightweight and durable, the system offers the functionality of traditional runway systems while improving speed and ease of installation. Hanger rod brackets can be attached directly to the pre-punched holes, producing a fast and easy suspension support. The system also features a full line of cable runway accessories for mounting, bending, supporting, and splicing a complete runway system. Direct Info Number 204 SFP System Complete the connection applying the high speed and density small form factor pluggable (SFP) connector and cages from Molex Incorporated. Used in attaching copper or fiber optic pluggable transceivers and cable assemblies to host equipment, the system supports the common design interface for use with multiple data transfer protocols such as Fibre Channel, Gigabit Ethernet, and InfiniBand. SFP applications include network switches, routers, servers, and storage devices. Direct Info Number 205 Network Interface Panasonic Security Systems Group’s latest addition to the company’s CCTV(NT) line of digital network products offers a host of video surveillance networking capabilities. The WJ-NT204 features CODEC (encoder/ coder) technology that provides advanced CCTV system capabilities and video streaming with a web server when used in a digital Ethernet configuration. The unit can also interface with existing analog video surveillance systems by connecting directly to a camera source or switcher. Direct Info Number 206 Switching Device Leviton Voice & Data Division has introduced a switching device that distributes multiple high performance, digital satellite connections throughout your home or office. The 3x4 Multi-Switch combines dual LNM (low noise block converter) connections from a single satellite dish and distributes digital programming to up to four independent satellite receivers. It offers maximum flexibility by providing the ability to move each receiver from room to room with no disruption of digital satellite service. Receiving power from any connected receiver, the switch requires no external power to operate. Direct Info Number 207 Under Floor Support Cablofil’s full line of UFS products make under floor installation fast and easy. Because ground and floor heights do not remain constant in an under floor cable management system, these products are custom made to accurately fit the measurements of your application. All support stands and pedestal supports use the patented FAS style design, which saves installation time by securing tray without nuts and bolts. Direct Info Number 208 Distributed I/O Family IOtech’s PointScan family of distributed I/O modules feature an open and highly scalable architecture designed to address the monitoring, test, and control needs for applications across the industrial automation, test and measurement, and data acquisition markets. This comprehensive offering of analog and digital distributed I/O modules focuses on providing high-resolution analog I/O accessed via standard networks using open communication protocols. The family consists of 45 modules, divided into three distributed I/O module groups and their supporting accessories, plus powerful Microsoft Windows-based software. Direct Info Number 209 Surface Raceway Thomas & Betts offers a comprehensive, easy-to-install system of metallic, nonmetallic, and aluminum surface raceway to meet the full range of power and data cabling needs. Ideal for wiring new office layouts or modifying network configurations, the raceway accommodates upgrades and adjustments quickly, while providing the flexibility and functionality required for virtually every connectivity application. Direct Info Number 210 DIN Rail Assemblies Wieland Electric offers custom DIN rail assemblies built to customer specifications. Wieland builds assemblies using its broad line of quality components such as DIN rail terminal blocks, relays, surge suppressors, and circuit breakers. These assemblies provide one part number instead of multiple component numbers, which saves shelf space and decreases labor assembly costs, all while using factory assembly expertise. Direct Info Number 211

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