Monthly Archives: November 2023

Conventional vs. Addressable Fire Alarms: Choosing the Right System for Your Safety

fire alarm panels

All fire alarm systems have a control panel that communicates with the field devices (smoke detectors, pull stations, etc.) that alert the building occupants of a fire and signal the sprinkler system to activate. The fire alarm panel acts as the “brains” of the system and can activate a building’s sprinkler system if a fire […]

Trunking in Networking:Streamlining Communication and Boosting Efficiency

Trunking in Networking

Trunking, or VLAN trunking, is a way to logically separate a LAN into smaller, more manageable segments. VLAN trunking is accomplished by logically separating switches so that network data flows to the correct subnetwork. Additionally, a single connection is provided between the multiple subnetworks, thus limiting the broadcast destination to the designated sub-LAN. Trunking is different […]

Unleashing Seamless Connectivity: An In-Depth Look at Ubiquiti Access Points

Ubiquiti Access Points

In the rapidly evolving landscape of wireless networking, Ubiquiti Networks has emerged as a key player, known for its innovative and reliable solutions. Among their array of products, Ubiquiti’s Access Points (APs) stand out as essential components in creating robust and high-performance wireless networks. In this article, we’ll explore the features, advantages, types and applications […]

APPLYING PROPER NETWORK CABLE MANAGEMENT

NETWORK CABLE MANAGEMENT

Cable Management is used to describe the way cabling is routed, organized, and supported. This involves organizing your cabling and connectivity hardware in a way that makes it easy to identify components and troubleshoot problems. This makes future upgrades and repairs easier while keeping your IT spaces professional.  Here are some key aspects of network […]