Subject: Re: 100mb/sec
To: David Gilbert <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/13/1996 12:27:45
David Gilbert writes:
> 	I would like to know if there is a particular type/brand of
> twisted pair that would be particularly good here.  The distances are
> not great (16 rooms, I belive), and the network is not likely to be
> initially 100Mbs, but since we're putting this wiring in the walls, it
> would be nice (if it were not too extra costly) to wire it for that
> eventuality.

Putt in category 5 cable. There is no reason to ever use less. Truth
be told, I would put in wiring conduits that future, better cabling
like monomode fiber of various kinds could be drawn through after the
fact but...