Next level of fire protection cables: New Draka R01 and R02

Multimedia Solutions (MMS) BU of Prysmian Group introduced two fire-resistant, highly lightweight, and cost-effectively designed fibre optic cables to its UCFIBRE product range with R01 and R02 for general interior usage as well as shorter outdoor applications. Both central tube cables include 2 to 24 glass fibres and a FireRes® jacket. The R01 model satisfies … Read more

Single Pair Ethernet – Technology for the Future

The Industrial Internet of Things is increasingly determining the processes in numerous industries. Single pair Ethernet forms the future-oriented data infrastructure for this. In the SPE System Alliance, more than 32 leading technology companies have come together to establish SPE on the market. Together we advance the technology and benefit from the strengths of our … Read more

Draka White Paper “Good Prospects For PoE”

Game changer technology faces increasing market acceptance BU Multimedia Solutions (BU MMS) of Prysmian Group provides a white paper that shows advantages of growing Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) infrastruc­tures in building tech­nology. PoE networks in building systems, businesses and residen­tial buildings are more energy-efficient, sustainable, cost-effective, secure and easier to control. In this re­gard, office, hospitality, healthcare … Read more

Improved fire protection for Draka UC500 AS23 Cat.6A F/FTP cable

BU Multimedia Solutions (BU MMS) of Prysmian Group has added more fire safety to another copper cable. The Draka UC500 AS23 Cat.6A F/FTP is now available in CPR fire protection class B2ca s1a d1 a1. The upgrade from class Cca to B2ca offers users higher fire safety with the same performance and manageability. The enhanced … Read more

Triple 1: Draka S/FTP Cable with maximum fire safety

Draka S/FTP Cable with maxium fire safety

Fire protection in buildings is a top priority in order to protect human life. Because more and more plastics are being installed, life-threatening toxic gases and smoke develop within minutes in fires. Cables are also fire accelerants. That’s why Draka’s highly shielded S/FTP category 7, 7A and 8.2 installation and connection cables are now even … Read more

Optical networks with bend insensitive fibers

Progressive digitalization is leading to a massive increase in optical network density. As a result, bend-resistant fiber optic cables such as Draka’s G.657.A1 singlemode fiber are increasingly coming into focus. In the current issue of LANline, Gerard Pera, Product Manager Fiber Optic Data Cables at BU Multimedia Solutions/Prysmian Group, describes in a comprehensive article how … Read more

DRAKA S1NGLE: Networking made simple

The trend in industry and buildings is clearly toward end-to-end digitization and networking. Smart factories and buildings can be implemented more easily and cost-effectively through the Internet of Things (IoT). The use of Single Pair Ethernet (SPE) creates the basis for barrier-free networking of various components and devices. In order to enable the fast, widespread … Read more