The importance of the American Wire Gauge (AWG) for Ethernet patch cables

The American Wire Gauge (typically known as AWG) is an index that species the diameter, electrical resistance and measurement of electrical wires. Gauge helps users to know the current-carrying capacity of round, solid, nonferrous, electrically conducting wires by using the cross-sectional area of the wire as a defining aspect.

Selecting between Cat5, Cat5e, Cat6, Cat6a Ethernet cables

cat5-cat5e-cat6-cat6aIn the market of technology are thousands of Ethernet cables available, some of the most popular are  Cat5, Cat5e, Cat6 and Cat6a, now we are going to explain the differences between them.

July 19, 2016 by