Aid project: Cable donation for “Hospital in Ghana”

In Ghana, many children still die of malaria – even though there are highly effective anti-malaria drugs. Many families simply lack the money for effective treatment. Dr. Samuel Okae wants to change this. The specialist for trauma surgery and orthopedics in Dortmund has been planning and building a solidarity hospital in his native country for … Read more Aid project: Cable donation for “Hospital in Ghana”

Smart Home: Highest security in case of fire

Draka UCHOME Cat.7: Improved fire protection for safe smart living The BU Multimedia Solutions (MMS) of the Prysmian Group now offers the Draka UCHOME Cat.7 SS26 S/FTP Cca, a new data cable for home cabling that meets all the requirements of the CPR fire protection class Cca s1a d1 a1, which is valid throughout Europe. … Read more Smart Home: Highest security in case of fire

UC FIBRE 432: Fireproof, waterproof, flexible

Users should be aware that combined indoor/outdoor cables must be absolutely waterproof according to the current EN 60794-1. The Multimedia Solutions BU of the Prysmian Group has the right solution in its luggage: the N-Series fibre optic trunk cables in fibre numbers up to 432, currently the only cables on the market that combine high … Read more UC FIBRE 432: Fireproof, waterproof, flexible

Invitation to the Webinar: “PoE Power from the Network!”

Webinar PoE Power over Ethernet

Invitation to the Webinar: “PoE- Power from the Network” In our webinar “Two Flies with One Flap” on the subject of Power over Ethernet (PoE) on June 18, 2020 at 10 a.m. with Zoran Borcic, Product Manager Copper Data, you will learn which PoE data cables are best suited for maximum PoE efficiency depending on … Read more Invitation to the Webinar: “PoE Power from the Network!”

Strong together: SPE System Alliance

SPE applications offer enormous potential for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). To further promote the implementation of SPE in the industrial sector, leading technology companies from various industries and application areas have joined together to form the SPE System Alliance. The Multimedia Solutions (MMS) BU is also a member of the open alliance, in … Read more Strong together: SPE System Alliance

Five industry trends for 5G-era cables

The digital transformation caused by the next generation of mobile communications, 5G, is changing the global needs for network infrastructures. In order to actively shape this transformation, the Multimedia Solutions (MMS) division of the Prysmian Group is working on the development of innovative fiber optic and copper communication cables. Andreas Wassmuth, Business Development Director of … Read more Five industry trends for 5G-era cables

TV goes fiber optics

The technology in the field of broadcasting is developing more and more in the direction of fiber optics. Compared to conventional copper cables, optical fibers offer more bandwidth and lower attenuation data transmission. The Draka IP MediaLine Fiber based on the SMPTE ST 2110 standard provides high-speed data transport over IP networks. The product line … Read more TV goes fiber optics

The digital future can come!

New services, speeds and bandwidths in the context of digitization place enormous demands on data transmission in public buildings and office environments. In order to be able to use the cabling infrastructure in the long term, building cabling must be future-proof and plannable. With the Draka 25 GBase-T data cable, the BU Multimedia Solutions (MMS) … Read more The digital future can come!

4K is on

4K plays an increasingly important role in the transmission of video signals. For technical reasons, 4K transmissions are mainly carried out in Quad Link (4 x 3 Gbit/s). However, this proves to be uneconomical in practice. A single link transmission with 12 Gbit/s should be aimed for. According to the SMPTE ST 2082 standard, the … Read more 4K is on