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Will Your Copper Cable Plant Support Multigigabit?
Network Computing, October 24th, 2019
While many believe all that's required is a switch upgrade to support multigigabit, you also must determine if your copper cabling is up to the task

Andrew Froehlich writes in Network Computing, "According to a recent report by Dell'Oro, approximately 290 million multigigabit switch ports will be deployed over the next five years. Many of these switch ports are likely to be an upgrade to traditional 10/100/1000 BASE-T ports commonly installed in the access layer..."

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