Five industry trends for cables in the 5G era

The digital transformation, brought about by the next generation of mobile communications, 5G, is changing the global needs for network infrastructures. In order to actively shape the change, the Multimedia Solutions (MMS) division of the Prysmian Group is working on the development of innovative fibre optic and copper communication cables. Andreas Wassmuth, Business Development Director of MMS, explains which five industry trends are driving innovation at MMS to address the digital ... Read more

The digital future can come!

New services, speeds and bandwidths in the context of digitalisation 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, the building cabling must be future-proof and planning-proof. With the Draka 25 GBase-T data cable, the Multimedia Solutions (MMS) BU of the Prysmian Group provides a DTR 11801-9905 GHMT-certified solution, ... Read more

Growth drivers 5G and IoT

The launch of 5G and the further implementation of the Internet of Things (IoT) will create high demand for cables, according to Prysmian Group's Multimedia Solutions BU (MMS). MMS, with its fibre and copper data transmission cables, is well positioned to be a leading player in the growing indoor and private networking market. "The business unit ... Read more

PoE: concentrated power

PoE (Power over Ethernet) continues to gain ground. Analysts predict high growth for the technology. According to Grand View Research, the global PoE chipsets market will grow from US$464.8 million in 2017 to US$1.22 billion in 2025. Dell'Oro confirms the trend. The analyst firm expects the implementation of more than ... Read more

Gives fire no chance

Draka Cat.6 U/UTP B2ca D65

Since the binding Construction Products Regulation (CPR) of 1 July 2017, cables and lines permanently installed in buildings must contribute to preventive structural fire protection. The protection of life and limb has the highest priority. With the Draka Cat.6 U/UTP B2ca D65, building owners are on the fire-safe side. The fire protection cable meets all the requirements of the fire protection class B2ca applicable throughout Europe ... Read more