In the forever evolving world of technology. Good PC cabling plays a crucial part in keeping your software running smoothly. After all, our system's are only as good as their weakest link. Having a top of the range Apple Mac with all the fancy additions won't make a difference if you have a poor infrastructure.
NM Cabling are a nationwide specialist in data cabling. With many years of experience in the industry we understand the importance of a good cabling infrastructure. As a result, we deliver comprehensive data cabling solutions, from design, planning, installation and after care. When installing your PC cabling, NM aim to provide you with a future proof solution that will cater to your current needs and future requirements.
Our team offer free site surveys to understand your business process. Furthermore, the survey's an opportunity for us to understand your requirements. During this time, our team will go through floor plans and scope of works, to establish suitable routes for your building. Also, these meetings are used as opportunity to fully understand future business needs. As a result, we're able to fully design and install a system that'll be future proof. Our Installations are completed with your future in mind, you can expect cables to be clearly labelled and contained. Making future additions quick, easy, and simple.
PC Cabling Options
CAT5E PC Cabling
The most popular type of PC cabling is CAT5E. This cable can be located in both residential & commercial properties. It's used 90% of the time as it provides a very good balance between price and performance. CAT5E is perfect for connecting your PC to the network, allowing you to access the internet and store data on a server. For a standard PC that's only used for emails and general clerical work Cat5e is the perfect option. The term CAT5E stands for Category 5 Enhanced. Enhanced because its the better version of its predecessor 'CAT5'.
CAT6 PC Cabling
If you require a higher performing PC cabling solution then CAT6 is the way to go. Although its slightly more expensive than CAT5E. CAT6 cables offer improved speeds and performance. This is particularly important if you are using your PC for data intensive applications such as video editing or gaming. In addition, Unlike CAT5E, This cable has the capability to to reach 10gig at a shorter distance of 55 metres.
CAT6A PC Cabling
CAT6A is one of the highest performing PC cabling solution on the market. It's perfect for businesses that require the very best in terms of speed and performance. Unlike Cat5e & Cat6, CAT6A offer a much higher bandwidth of 500MHz, which is double that of Cat6. Furthermore, due to its dominance over the previous categories, CAT6A is an option that enables you to future proof your business. The higher performance speeds will be capable of handling newer software as technology advances.
PC Cabling - Audio Visual
Audio Visual cables are slightly different to the PC cables mentioned above. They are designed to carry both audio and visual signals. Most commonly these will be HDMI, VGA cables, Jack cables. In addition, to the standard cabling services above. Our team can also provide you with an Audio visual solution for the computers in your meeting rooms, training rooms, and board rooms.
An audio jack cable is a type of PC cabling that's used to connect multimedia devices with a 3.5mm jack input. They are commonly used with MP3 players, Smartphones, Tablets, and Laptops. The most popular types of audio jack cables are CTIA and OMTP. These standards dictate the configuration of the 3.5mm jack, with CTIA being the most popular.
HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) is a digital PC cable that provides both an audio and visual signal. It's most commonly used to connect a PC to a TV or monitor. HDMI cables are available in different lengths and offer different levels of performance. So its important you choose the right cable for your needs.
VGA (Video Graphics Array) is an analogue PC cable that's used to connect a PC to a TV or monitor. Its the older style of cable and is slowly being replaced by HDMI. However, its still widely used in business as its a very reliable cable. VGA cables are available in different lengths and offer different levels of performance. So its important you choose the right cable for your needs.
DVI & Component
DVI (Digital Visual Interface) is a digital PC cable that's used to connect a PC to a TV or monitor.
Component PC cables are used to connect a PC to a TV or monitor. They provide an analogue signal.
These cables are most commonly used in business as they're very reliable cables. DVI and component cables are available in different lengths and offer different levels of performance. So its important you choose the right cable for your needs.
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