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Ethernautics, Inc. – Structured Cabling Design Standards

Ethernautics, Inc.

Ethernautics, Inc.

By: Michael W. Meissner, RCDDInfrastructure Architect at Ethernautics, Inc.

DESIGN STANDARDS: TELECOM SPACES, STRUCTURED CABLING, PATHWAYS, OUTSIDE PLANT (OSP)

Adherence to Best Practices, Standards and Local Codes leads to a higher quality product that is maintainable, extensible, and leverages organizational investment in capital assets.

Organizations SHOULD adhere to the following standards when writing specifications and policy for asset management, system management and security. Strict adherence to best practices leads to systems that are more secure , with higher availability, are readily extensible and have reduced maintenance and operational cost.

And as an integral part of configuration management it is also relevant for Cybersecurity best practice.

• ANSI/TIA/EIA STANDARDS

• TELECOMMUNICATIONS DESIGN MANUAL (TDM) – BICSI (BUILDING INDUSTRY CONSULTING SERVICE INTERNATIONAL)

• NATIONAL ELECTRIC CODE (NFPA 70) – NEC

MASTER FORMAT (Construction Specifications Institute)

  • COMMUNICATIONS – DIVISION 27
  • ELECTRONIC SAFETY AND SECURITY – DIVISION 28

* See MasterFormat – Numbers & Titles

ASHRAE GUIDELINES

  • STANDARD 135 – BACNET – A DATA COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL FOR BUILDING AUTOMATION AND CONTROL NETWORKS
  • STANDARD 189.1 – STANDARD FOR THE DESIGN OF HIGH PERFORMANCE, GREEN BUILDINGS EXCEPT LOW-RISE RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS

LEED – USBC US GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL

Specialty Requirements for Industrial Ethernet and Cat 8 Ethernet

  • (PCS), (ICS), SCADA
  • Mega-Data Centers
  • Laboratories
  • Campuses
  • Industrial Complex
  • Utilities
  • Telecoms
  • Public Works Projects

 

Design Artifacts

Requirements Documents – Master Format

Drawing Standards:

  • Types of Drawings
  • Drawing Format

Specifications

Michael W Meissner - Infrastructure Architect -RCDD - Solutions Architect

Michael W Meissner – Infrastructure Architect -RCDD – Solutions Architect

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