Looking at the challenges of a typical Internet of Things (IoT) rollout, the biggest hurdle usually isn’t how to connect IoT devices to the LAN. Instead getting power cheaply to the device is often a far more difficult problem. Installing AC power outlets next to every IoT device is laborious and cost prohibitive. It’s also […]
Power over Ethernet (PoE) and power over data line (PoDL) are becoming increasingly popular energy delivery mechanisms for network devices. Due to the rise in PoE and PoDL demand – combined with changing power requirements — things are becoming more complicated from a cabling perspective. What once was an area of structured cabling that ...