Network Cabling and Wireless Network. Prepared by:. Arjane A. Cabansag. Manilyn Atienza. Quenny Burgos. Objectives:. Determine which type of cabling is best for any networking situation. Identify the primary types of network cabling. After this lesson, you will be able to:.
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After this lesson, you will be able to:
Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP) Cable
Shielded Twisted Pair (STP) Cable
Fiber Optics Cable
Twisted pair cabling comes in two varieties: shielded and unshielded. Unshieldedtwisted pair (UTP) is the most popular and is generally the best option for schoolnetworks.
a type of copper telephone wiring in which each of the two copper wires that are twisted together are coated with an insulating coating that functions as a ground for the wires. The extra covering in shielded twisted pair wiring protects the transmission line from electromagnetic interference leaking into or out of the cable.