Cabling Infrastructure for Data Centers
Cabling & Connectivity—the Data Center Backbone
Configuration & Equipment Solutions to meet Specific Environment Needs
Cabling infrastructure in data centers is considerably different from other structured cabling deployments. Belden understands the unique demands placed on data centers and offers a complete portfolio of future-oriented cabling and connectivity solutions designed to ensure fast, reliable transmission of ever-increasing amounts of data.
From standard to custom solutions, we bring the requisite applications expertise to deliver modular, high-density, and environmentally-sound solutions to your data center project. As a solutions-oriented manufacturer, we're able to adapt and leverage existing R&D to quickly modify or create new designs. As your project evolves, our agile manufacturing processes can handle the transition from rapid prototypes to full-scale, high-volume and cost-effective manufacturing.
- Changeable, scalable, compatible & fully integrated solutions designed for easy changes or upgrades, without altering your infrastructure, sacrificing performance or enduring downtime
- Products engineered based on a common methodology to ensure migration readiness to higher bandwidth networks including 40G or 100G over multimode & singlemode fibers
- Belden certified installers & advisory partners trained & knowledgeable in the specialized requirements of data centers
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Belden's infrastructure products are engineered to work together to optimize performance & provide a...
Industry's widest breadth of products & unique end-to-end expertise for solutions you can count on.
Optical Distribution Frame Cabinet
Fully configurable, front access cabinets serve as a high-density fiber interconnect
Fusion Splice-on Connectors
Combine the benefits of fusion splicing with the versatility of a field-installable connector
Belden provides a complete range of data center cabinet, rack & cable management accessories for...
Hydra Patch Cords
A compact alternative for statically configured patch cords and pre-term cassettes
Industry-leading low-loss MPO Trunks are the foundation of faster pre-terminated fiber connectivity
Open Rack Systems
High level of versatility and flexibility in system design for network density and manageability
DATA CENTER SOLUTIONS
Data Center Switch Cabinet with Cooling SystemLearn more about Belden switch cabinets designed to support high load capacities & optimal air-flow management.
DATA CENTER SOLUTION
Open Bridge RacksOpen bridge racks can be used in three configurations—networking, server & Open Compute Project (OCP) for standardization with one rack, no matter the environment.
From the Blog
Before deploying a new fiber cabling infrastructure, or reusing the installed infrastructure, it’s essential to understand the link budget of the selected speed and transceivers in the new architecture, as well as the desired number of connections in each link.
Qing Xu | 05.18.2017
To support the expanding cloud ecosystem, optical active component vendors have designed and commercialized new transceiver types under multi-source agreements (MSAs) for different data center types; standards bodies are incorporating these new variants into new standards development.