Regulatory and Compliance Information
The CAB-OCTAL-ASYNC is a cable used in Cisco networking systems to connect serial devices. As with any product used in the networking industry, there are regulatory and compliance requirements that must be met.
In terms of regulatory compliance, the CAB-OCTAL-ASYNC cable should comply with the following:
- RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) - This is a European Union directive that restricts the use of certain hazardous materials in electronic and electrical equipment.
- REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals) - This is a European Union regulation that regulates the use of chemicals in products and aims to protect human health and the environment.
- CE (Conformité Européene) - This is a certification mark that indicates compliance with the European Union's health, safety, and environmental protection standards.
- FCC (Federal Communications Commission) - This is a United States government agency that regulates interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite, and cable.
- UL (Underwriters Laboratories) - This is a global safety certification organization that tests and certifies products for safety and compliance with industry standards.
In addition to regulatory compliance, the CAB-OCTAL-ASYNC cable should also comply with Cisco's own standards and specifications for quality and reliability.
High-Speed Data Transmission
The CAB-OCTAL-ASYNC cable is a type of Cisco Systems 8 Lead Octal Cable used for high-speed data transmission. It is typically used to connect a Cisco router or switch to multiple serial devices such as modems, terminals, or other networking equipment.
The cable has eight leads, which can be split into four pairs of transmit and receive signals. Each pair of signals is used to transmit data between the router or switch and the connected serial device. The cable uses a standard DB25 male connector on one end, which is connected to the router or switch, and eight RJ45 connectors on the other end, which are connected to the serial devices.
The CAB-OCTAL-ASYNC cable supports a variety of data transmission rates, including speeds of up to 115.2 kbps per port. It is designed to provide reliable, high-speed data transmission over long distances, making it ideal for use in networking environments where multiple serial devices need to be connected to a single router or switch.
Low Power Consumption
The CAB-OCTAL-ASYNC is an 8 lead octal cable used in Cisco Systems to connect asynchronous serial interfaces. The cable is designed to support eight independent channels of data communication between devices.
In terms of power consumption, the cable itself does not consume any power as it is a passive component. However, the devices connected to the cable may consume power to transmit and receive data through the cable.
The power consumption of the devices depends on various factors such as the data transmission rate, the distance between the devices, and the type of signal used. The use of asynchronous serial communication typically results in lower power consumption compared to synchronous serial communication as it does not require a clock signal.
- Manufacturer: Cisco
- Manufacturer Part Number: CAB-OCTAL-ASYNC
- Product Type: Data Transfer Cable
- Connector on First End: 1 x 68-pin HD-68 Male SCSI
- Connector on Second End: 8 x RJ-45 Male
Cables - Network Cables
Network cables are what make it possible to share It resources in a network. Whether home, office, or in a data center, networking using cables still remains popular over wireless protocols such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connections. We use different network cables to enable resource sharing, such as memory devices, printers, scanners, and other resources. Networking is the only way to converge resources and make file sharing and team collaboration easy. If you are looking for network cables to achieve that, then you are in the right place.
Types of Network Cables
Network cables, also known as Ethernet cables, are of three different types: coaxial, fiber optic, and twisted-pair copper cables. The last two types are the commonly used cable types. We will, therefore, dig deeper into them shortly. Coaxial cables are not widely used in networking but still remain very popular in telecommunication.
Fiber Optic Cables
Structurally, optical cables comprise the core, cladding, buffer, and jacket on the outer part. Of great interest is the core material, which can be glass or plastic. Signals travel in this medium at the speed of light over long and short distances. Due to this high data rate, optical cables are becoming more famous in networking than other network cables.
The other layers of this cable work together to maintain its efficiency. Through cladding, the light is totally internally reflected in the core. The buffer prevents any possible leakage of light. The jacket, being the outer layer, offers protection to the cable against mechanical damage.
Twisted Pair Copper Cable
Almost all modern computers at home or office networks use twisted-pair cables. The cable consists of 8 individually coated and twisted in pairs copper wires bundled together in one. The twisted-pair cables can either be shielded or unshielded. Because of shielding in the shielded and twisted pair cables, they experience less noise and have low EMI resistance.
Network Cable Connectors
The connectors of any Ethernet cable depend on the intended application. Your home computer networking might only need the standard 8 terminal clips to connect to a network. That is not usually the case when considering large enterprises and data centers where different IT equipment is interconnected. There may be a need for network adapters and other complex cables such as 8 LEAD and JG263A HPE network cables.
Network Cables Length
In any networking task, use the right cable length. That will not only make your system look organized but also deliver better performance. Get rid of any unnecessarily long cables. If the work can be done with 15-meter-long cables, got for it and not a 20-meter-long cable. If the source and target are too close or placed side by side, you are better off if you use 1.5-meter-long cables. The resulting network will look neat without cables tangling everywhere.
Sourcing Ethernet Cables from Reputable Supplier
Shopping for Ethernet cables is not a straightforward process. Not all cables are manufactured with the same quality, and that affects the bandwidth. Make the right decision to buy CR4 cable or optical cable for your networking business from ALLHDD. We source only quality cables from reputable vendors, and all of them come with warranties.
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