US Internal Revenue Services (IRS) Installs CAT6 Structured Cabling System

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NY – The US Internal Revenue Services (IRS) located in Cheektowaga, NY recently hired an ICC Elite Installer for a project.  The project required to upgrade a structured cabling system to Category 6 performance. The installer pulled over 80,000 feet of blue, plenum cable. The REELEX II tangle-free coiling, pull box design, and big payout tube made this step easy. Next, they wired and terminated close to 400 drops. The installer configured CAT6 keystone jacks into 3-Port black faceplates and 48-Port blank patch panels. Then they installed faceplates and panels in the work area and telecommunication room respectively. Most importantly, the installer decided to increase their profit margin by purchasing in bulk. ICC offers various products in ValuePacks to help lower the cost per unit and reduce packaging waste. The installer chose keystone jacks in 25-pack and 400-pack. As a bonus, each 400-pack carton came with a free JackEasy termination tool. The installer also purchased finger duct panels in six-pack to help route cable coming into the distribution rack. Best of all, their purchases of ICC products reach over $10K, which qualifies them to earn 2% back in rewards.

Data Service Company Installs CAT5e Structured Cabling System

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VA – A well know data management and analytical service company for governmental agencies, recently hired an ICC Elite Installer to update their network at their Chesapeake location in Virginia. The Elite Installer installed 154 data drops and pulled over 15,000 feet of ICC Category 5e Plenum rated premise cable throughout the research facility. They configured the outlets in the work areas with blue and orange Category 5e (CAT5e) modular keystone jacks. They chose to install EZ® style jacks into most of the outlets because the IDC on the rear is in-line. The wiring is pair-to-pair, there is no splitting and seating is easy. High Density (HD) style jacks were installed into black furniture faceplates because they help maximize port connectivity within the outlets. To reduce time terminating the jacks, the installer used the JackEasy tool. The tool can terminate all four pairs of wires at the same time with one squeeze. The Elite Installer chose to purchase ICC products in bulk value packs; such as the 48-Port CAT5e patch panels in 6-Pack to help lower material cost and improve profit margin. The carton is designed with a tab lock to be resealed. Any left-over products can be protected and stored for the next project. To route cables cost-effectively, J-Hooks were mounted on the walls and ceiling. In addition, 3-inch and 5-inch D-Rings made of die-cast aluminum were used to support cable runs along walls. After the installation had been finished, the Elite Installer emailed ICC the 15-year performance warranty registration form with their invoices to register the cabling system. ICC issued a proof-of-warranty certificate within 24 hours of submission.

Financial Institution Installs CAT6 Cabling System

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TX – A well know non-profit financial institution, recently hired an ICC Elite Installer to expand their networking system. The Elite Installer installed 60 drops and pulled over 10,000 feet of ICC Category 6 Plenum rated Premise Cable throughout the newly renovated building. The Installer configured our classic faceplates with CAT6 EZ® modular keystone jacks.  The Elite Installer also installed a 2-Post 7 feet distribution rack with two CAT6 48-Port patch panels and utilized ICC’s newest 40” vertical cable management channel to provide a clean and organized look. After the installation was complete, the Elite Installer emailed ICC the 15-year performance warranty registration form along with their invoices to register the cabling system.  ICC issued a proof-of-warranty certificate within 24 hours of submission.

California High School Installs CAT6 Structured Cabling System

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MT – A well-known high school located in Belgrade, Montana recently hired an ICC Elite Installer to expand their network cabling system. Belgrade School District’s initiative is to deploy additional technology into the student’s hands and increase network efficiency (Weber, S., ‘Belgrade Schools Likely to Shy Away from Levy Request’, Belgrade News, Belgrade-news.com). The Elite Installer installed 269 drops and pulled 30,000 feet of CAT6 Plenum rated ICC Premise Cable throughout the school and into classrooms. They configured 2-port single gang angled faceplates and 1-port surface mount boxes with CAT6 HD and EZ® Keystone Jacks. The installer used ICC’s high-density 48-port patch panels to efficiently utilize the limited space on the distribution rack and provide the necessary ports for the job. After the installation, the Elite Installer emailed us their 15-year Performance Warranty form along with a copy of their invoices to protect the cabling system with manufacturer warranty. We verified the information and then provided the installer with the 15-year proof-of-warranty certificate within 24 hours.

California Elementary School Installs CAT6 Structured Cabling System

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CA – An elementary school located in Corona, California, recently hired an ICC Elite Installer to modernize the cabling going into one of their science classes. The Elite Installer installed 36 drops and pulled over 7,000 feet of ICC CAT6 Riser rated Premise Cable from the wiring closet into the renovated classroom. Two-port surface mount boxes were configured with CAT6 HD keystone connectors.  The boxes were installed along four long tables that were set up classroom style. One CAT6 jack was installed above the desk level to support data from the ceiling. ICC’s 48-port CAT6 patch panel along with CAT6 patch cords was installed in the wiring closet. CAT6 tested up to 9.8dB Headroom NEXT per TIA permanent link specification. After the installation, the Certified Elite Installer emailed us their ICC Lifetime Performance Warranty form along with a copy of their invoices and the test data to register the cabling system. We verified the data passed and issued a Lifetime Proof-of-Warranty certificate within 24 hours in order for the installer to be paid.

Vertical Cable Management Channel 4-Pack

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Fullerton, California – We are pleased to announce the new 40″ Vertical Cable Management Channel available in a 4-Pack (No. ICCMSC40BK).

ICC’s 40″ vertical cable management channel costs 40% less than a traditional 7ft metal channel and is designed to be stacked and mounted on the left or right sides of 2-post and 4-post distribution racks.  It can also be installed in between racks to join them together.  Latches on the front can swivel open allowing large amounts of cable to be fed through and preventing them from falling out.  Covers snap onto the channel to conceal cables and provide a neat and clean appearance.  Compared to tall and single-piece channels, we have built them 40 inches high to help prevent damage during shipping, lower shipping cost, and make it easier to handle.  Four channels with covers are packaged together in a single box.

About ICC

ICC is a manufacturer of commercial and residential structured cabling products governed by strict ISO 9001:2008 standards.  With over 30 years of innovation, ICC products have established a reputation for premium quality, proven performance, and competitive prices supporting voice, data, audio, video and fiber optic connectivity.

Insurance Provider Installs CAT6 Structured Cabling System

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TX – A well-known local insurance provider in the Carrollton, Texas area recently hired an Elite Installer to update their current network cabling system to support Gigabit Ethernet.  The Elite Installer installed 344 drops and pulled a total of 70,000 feet of ICC CAT6 Plenum rated Premise Cable throughout the two-story, 14,900+ square feet building.  2-port, 6-port, and NEMA style furniture faceplates in white were configured with CAT6 keystone jacks and installed in the work areas.  Blank white inserts were used to fill unused ports until future expansion.  J-Hooks were mounted along walls to route cables from the work areas to the telecommunications room.  In the telecom room, the installer configured high-density blank patch panels with CAT6 keystone jacks and mounted them onto racks.  Each panel can hold up to 48 jacks and fit within one rack mount space.  To help organize patch cords being routed from the front of the patch panels, horizontal finger duct panels were installed.  After installation, the Elite Installer emailed ICC the 15-year performance warranty registration form with their invoices to register the cabling system.  We issued proof-of-certificates within 24 hours in order for the installer to get paid.  Best of all, their purchases of ICC products reach over $10K, which qualifies them to earn 2% back in rewards.

Apartment Complex Installs CAT5e Network System

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MI -A newly renovated apartment complex with 50 units in Grand Rapid, Michigan, recently hired an ICC Elite Installer to install a Category 5e cabling system at their brand new apartment facility. The Elite Installer installed 144 drops and pulled a total of 32,000 feet of ICC CAT5e Riser rated Premise Cable throughout. The Elite Installer took advantage of the value packs we offer on module jacks, cable management interbay panels, and our 14’ combo net media center. The Elite Installer installed a combo net media center in every apartment to serve as the central distribution point for voice, video, data,  and audio systems in every room.  They also configured 2-port faceplates with CAT5e module jacks and installed integrated faceplates. The Elite Installer also used our 2-post distribution rack with our 24-port CAT5e patch panel in the telecommunication room.

Cable and Satellite Television Installs CAT6 Structured Cabling System

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CA – An American sports-oriented digital cable and satellite television network, recently hired an ICC Elite Installer to install a Category 6 cabling system into their building in Santa Monica, California.  The Elite Installer installed 112 drops and pulled a total of 13,000 feet of ICC CAT6 Plenum rated Premise Cable throughout the building.  The Elite Installer also configured 4 port faceplates with CAT6 module jacks in the work area.  Multiple 48 port CAT6 patch panels were used in the equipment room to act as a horizontal cross-connect.  After the installation had been done, the Elite installer emailed ICC the 15-year performance warranty registration form with their invoices to register the cabling system.  ICC issued a proof-of-certificate within 24 hours of submission.

Television Station Installs CAT6 Structured Cabling System

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CA – A CBS-affiliated television station, recently hired an ICC Elite Installer to install a Category 6 cabling system into its 49,000 square feet building located in San Diego, California.  The Elite Installer installed 589 drops and pulled a total of 129,000 feet of ICC CAT6e CMR Premise Cable throughout the building.  The permanent link cabling system was installed from end-to-end, jack to patch panel.  The installer configured two-port and four-port faceplates with CAT6 keystone jacks and positioned them in the work areas.  The 48 and 24-port CAT6 patch panels were installed in the equipment room to act as the horizontal cross-connect.  The 78-inch double-sided finger duct panels were mounted on racks to route a large number of cables from the equipment room.  After installation, the Elite Installer emailed ICC the 15-year performance warranty registration form with their invoices to register the cabling system.  We issued proof-of-certificates within 24 hours and because of the total volume, they will earn 2% back in rewards.

Health Care Facility Installs CAT6 Structured Cabling System

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VT – A health care facility that provides home health and hospice care to the surrounding area of Vermont and New Hampshire.  They recently hired an ICC Certified Elite Installer to install a Category 6 cabling system into their two-story building.  The Certified Elite Installer installed 377 drops.  Each outlet was configured with CAT6 keystone jacks. The installer pulled 4900 feet of ICC CAT6 Riser rated premise cable throughout the building.  Galvanized steel J-Hooks and raceway routed cables in few areas.  In the telecommunications room, a 2-Post distribution rack was floor mounted and installed with a CAT6 48-port patch panel.  Ladder rack runway routed overhead cables that entered from the ceiling.  Vertical and horizontal finger duct panels managed the cable on the rack.  The project also required a rack mount enclosure to be installed with three 6-Fiber ST fiber optic adapter panels.  After the installation, the Certified Elite Installer emailed us their ICC Lifetime Performance Warranty form along with a copy of their invoices and the CAT6 test data to register the cabling system.  We verified the data passed TIA performance standards and issued a Lifetime Proof-of-Warranty certificate within 24 hours in order for the installer to be paid.

Car Dealership Installs CAT6 Structured Cabling System

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MI – A well-known car dealership in Saginaw, Michigan, recently had an ICC Elite Installer update their equipment room with a Category 6 cabling system.  The Elite Installer installed 138 drops and pulled a total of 12,000 feet of ICC CAT6 Riser Rated Premise Cable throughout the building.  The Elite Installer modernized the locations of the current system with ICC CAT6 module jacks, 24 port patch panels, and patch cords.  The Elite Installer took advantage of the value packs that we offer on faceplates, patch panels, and patch cords.  They also used a 2-post distribution rack system for their installation.  After the installation had been done, the Elite Installer emailed ICC the 15-year performance warranty registration form with their invoices to register the cabling system.  ICC then issued proof-of-certificate within 24 hours of submission.

Louisiana Elementary School Installs CAT6 Network System

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LA – An elementary school in Louisiana renovated their CCTV systems, data networks, and phone and data cabling solutions. The school board chose ICC as the solution, from end to end, patch panel to jack.  More than 155,000 feet of CAT6e premise cable was installed along with 550 phone and data drops, which included CAT6 jacks, CAT6 patch panels, and CAT6 patch cables.

Ladder Rack Runway Cable Radius Drop

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Fullerton, California – We are pleased to announce the new Ladder Rack Runway Cable Radius Drop (No. ICCMSLRRDB).

This radius drop can be easily attached to either ladder rung or side rail for parallel or perpendicular cable drops. With a 4.5-inch bend radius, it maintains the proper bend radius for copper or fiber optic cables according to TIA specifications. There is no lose accessory, simply attach and tighten one screw and it is secured.

The Cable Radius Drop works with all ICC ladder racks and it comes in a 2-Pack ValuePack.

About ICC

ICC is a leading manufacturer of commercial and residential structured cabling products governed by strict ISO 9001:2008 standards. With over 30 years of innovation, ICC products have established a reputation for premium quality, proven performance and competitive prices supporting voice, data, audio, video and fiber optic connectivity.

Medical Center Installs CAT6 Network System

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MI –  The network infrastructures at a medical center were modernized with over 600 drops of data and VoIP connections with ICC’s complete end-to-end Category 6 cables, modular jacks, patch panels, work area outlet faceplates, 4-post distribution racks, wall mount cabinets, and J-Hook system.

Illinois High School Installs CAT6 Structured Cabling System

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IL – The network infrastructure at a high school in Illinois was expanded with 350 data drops to support multiple wireless access points on campus.  The ICC Elite Installer pulled 50,000 feet of riser rated, and plenum rated UTP premise cable and installed Category-rated (CAT) CAT6A and CAT6 high-density modular jacks into nine high density modular blank patch panels in the Equipment Room and into over 200 surface mount boxes and faceplates in the Work Areas.

Hotel and Resort Installs CAT6 Structured Cabling System

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HI – A hotel and resort, part of a major hotel chain, renovated its lobby, meeting space, new guest rooms, fitness center, and business center with an ICC Category 6 end-to-end structured cabling system.  The products used in the renovation included CAT6 high-density modular jacks, CAT6 110-IDC patch panels, CAT6 500MHz plenum (CMP) premise cable and J-Hooks.

Community College Installs CAT6 Structured Cabling System

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CA – A community college hired an ICC Elite Installer to upgrade their network infrastructure. They installed ICC from end-to-end using Category 6 jacks, patch panels, cables, 2-post racks, and horizontal and vertical cable management solutions. They also connected the backbone using multimode fiber (MMF) optic adapter panels, rack mount enclosures, and jumpers.