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If your data cabling network is professionally installed, standard compliant and tested correctly it will be reliable and work beautifully for your business for many years. It will probably long outlive any device you connect to it.
When considering your network data cabling installation, it’s vital you choose a qualified installer like easyNetworks. We understand the standards and use the latest data cabling Fluke testing equipment. We also invest in extensive and continuous staff training.
Choosing easyNetworks for your structured cabling installation gives you access to our team of dedicated, specialist data cabling engineers. Our specialist team of engineers have installed thousands of miles of data cabling for education, healthcare, construction, and businesses throughout a wide range of environments.
Our engineers receive ongoing training in all aspects of product development, and Health and Safety. Our specialist teams can design your data network, and install a wide range of data cable types, from all the leading vendors, so your network continues to work exactly as it should do for your business.
We directly employ and DBS check our engineers. All our supervising Project Engineers are Health and Safety trained to SSSTS (CITB Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme) standard. We also hold many Health and Safety accreditations including amongst others iPAF, PASMA and UKATA. We are proud to be CHAS and ISO9001 accredited in recognition of our diligent approach to quality and health and safety.
We have invested in the latest Fluke test equipment, and we can successfully test Category 6A data cable in just eight seconds, significantly reducing testing time and labour costs and ultimately, our price to you.
Our data cabling installations are backed by a 25-year manufacturer warranty and are tested to the latest standards. With prices from just £50 per port, free estimates, and a technical expert on hand to discuss all your structured cabling requirements including network design, cabling standard, containment, cabinets, power, and cooling. easyNetworks is a leading provider of data cabling for education, healthcare businesses and construction projects.
As we’re experts in IT and Networking services, and have a long-proven track record – we are the preferred specialist contractor for data cabling installation services for many NHS Trusts and local authorities, usually named on larger project tenders, and with good reason as they have experienced the quality of our installations, and value the 25-year warranty to provide peace of mind.
Along with copper cable data networks, we are also specialists in fibre optic data cable installations. This means we are able to design, commission and hand over an optimum, resilient, and fully functional fibre optic data network or links, for your business, school, hospital, or construction project.
We are dedicated to persistent innovation, and as part of the easy family of brands, it’s in our DNA to give you excellent value, as well as open and reliable communication surrounding our products and pricing.
Contact us today to discuss how a well-installed data cable network for business from easyNetworks from just £50 per port can help to transform your business activity. For further information, please view our downloads tabs for structured cabling infrastructure brochures.
Looking for data cabling for business? There is a range of data cable types that can provide varying speeds across a number of distances. Compare the cable types and find the difference between OM1, OM2, OM3, OM4 and OM5 fibre optic cabling and how they can benefit your business as well as much more. Find out key information about structured cabling variants, along with our expert view in the table below.
Found something that meets your requirements? Contact us today to discuss further with our expert team.
|Cable Type||Our Expert View||Data Speed / Distance|
|Cat.5 (copper twisted pair)||Not available||100Mbps / 100m|
|Cat.5e (copper twisted pair)||Slightly cheaper than Cat.6||1Gbps / 100m|
|Cat.6 (copper twisted pair)||Most popular for internal building wiring||1Gbps / 100m|
|Cat.6a (copper twisted pair)||For data centres or where equipment demands high current PoE||10Gbps / 100m|
|Cat.7 (copper twisted pair)||There is no equipment available with connectors supporting this standard (Not Recommended)||10Gps / 100m|
|Cat.7a (copper twisted pair)||There is no equipment available with connectors supporting this standard (Not Recommended)||10Gps / 100m|
|Cat.8.1 (copper twisted pair)||Standard not ratified by ISO and will only be intended for data centres||10Gbps / 100m|
|Cat.8.2 (copper twisted pair)||As Cat.8.1 but connector interface not backward compatible with RJ45||10Gbps / 100m|
25/40Gbps / 30m
|OM1 (fibre optic)||Be careful, different size fibre to OM2,OM3,OM4,OM5||1Gbps / 275m|
10Gbps / 32m
|OM2 (fibre optic)||Use OM4||1Gbps / 550m|
10Gbps / 82m
|OM3 (fibre optic)||Use OM4||1Gbps / 550m|
10Gbps / 300m
40Gbps / 100m
100Gbps / 100m
|OM4 (fibre optic)||Use between buildings or where distance between cabinets is >90m or 10Gbps links required||1Gbps / 1100m|
10Gbps / 550m
40Gbps / 150m
100Gbps / 150m
|OM5 (fibre optic)||Standard not ratified by ISO. Wideband version of OM4 supporting higher speeds. Primary use: Data Centre.||As OM4 but with -|
400Gbps / 150m
|OS1 (fibre optic)||Use OS2||1Gbps / 2km|
10Gbps / 2km
100Gbps / 40km
|OS2 (fibre optic)||Extended distance between buildings||1Gbps / 40km|
10Gbps / 10km
100Gbps / 5km
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