Published: 20 April 2010
Analyst(s): David Passmore, Michael Disabato
The evolution of local area network (LAN) standards requires continuous improvements in the infrastructure that supports physical network connections. LANs have grown from 10 Mbps to 100 Mbps to 1 Gbps (or faster), and as a result, the cable necessary to support these connections must meet far more stringent performance requirements. In this technical position, Burton Group has updated the Network and Telecom Strategies Reference Architecture to balance performance and price while encompassing new cable standards.
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