SYSTIMAX Solutions, the worldwide leader in structured connectivity
solutions for organizations, won the award for “Outstanding Innovation
in Cabling” at the inaugural Network Middle East Innovation
Awards that were announced Sunday 12th June.
"The award for outstanding innovation in cabling went to SYSTIMAX
Solutions for being what we believe to be the first vendor to make a
significant impact in the Middle East market with a 10 Gigabit Ethernet
UTP solution,” said Simon Duddy, Editor, Network Middle East.
“SYSTIMAX Solutions has won a succession of contracts with the GigaSPEED
X10D Solution and has led the way in educating the Middle Eastern market
on this new technology.”
The award was accepted by Matias Peluffo, Director, Global Technical
Support and International Standardization, SYSTIMAX Solutions. “This
award validates the SYSTIMAX Solutions approach to product development,
which is to commit significant resources to our research and development
efforts” he said. “The Innovation Award recognizes our company’s
continuous efforts to push the boundaries of structured cabling
“SYSTIMAX Solutions has a long history of innovation that stretches back
to the inception of structured cabling, and it has been the first to
market with nearly every UTP-based cabling breakthrough,” Peluffo
continued. “The GigaSPEED X10D Solution continues this tradition and it
is exciting to have our commitment to innovation recognized by one of
the region’s most respected networking publications.”
The awards ceremony, which took place at Dubai’s Shangri-La Hotel, was
held alongside the BICSI Middle East & Africa conference, and was
attended by senior network and IT professionals from across the region.
SYSTIMAX Solutions launched its complete, end-to-end UTP cabling
technology capable of supporting 10 Gb/s at the end of 2004. The company
believes the GigaSPEED X10D Solution is the first complete solution that
fully meets the latest IEEE 802.3an specifications for 10GBASE-T as well
as the proposed TIA and ISO/IEC specifications for Category 6A/ New
Innovative features of the GigaSPEED X10D Solution include a new cable
design based on a traditional round shape that has been developed using
patent-pending technology. Coupled with this is new, patent-pending,
connector technology that follows similar termination to those of the
previous generations. The GigaSPEED X10D Solution is available as a
complete solution that has published guaranteed channel performance up
to a full 100 meter, four-connector channel and is backed by a 20-year
Extended Warranty and Applications Assurance.
About SYSTIMAX Solutions
SYSTIMAX Solutions™, a CommScope company (NYSE: CTV), is a worldwide
leader in structured cabling systems and provides integrated end-to-end
connectivity solutions for voice, data, video and building management
applications in both wired and wireless enterprise networks.
SYSTIMAX Solutions supplies its high performance and market-leading
range of products through a network of highly skilled BusinessPartners.
The product range includes the copper based GigaSPEED® X10D and
GigaSPEED XL Solutions, the fiber-optic LazrSPEED® and TeraSPEED™
Solutions and the intelligent patching iPatch® System. The SYSTIMAX
AirSPEED™ Solution adds a wireless option to the portfolio. SYSTIMAX
Labs and the people who have spearheaded these innovations will continue
to play an integral role in the future success of SYSTIMAX Solutions.
Currently the company’s BusinessPartners install an average of over
1,000 miles (1,600km) of SYSTIMAX cable every day in more than 110
countries worldwide. For further information please visit http://www.systimax.com.
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as well as on a number of assumptions concerning future events.
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