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Perspective: Standards Creation Process Is Transparent and Fair

Aug 01, 2014

The structured cabling industry is codes and standards driven. Without them it would be a free-for-all from a quality, performance and safety point of view. Codes and standards are closely related, but codes dealing with safety are required, i.e. mandated by state or city statutes, while standards dealing with performance are voluntary. In this brief article, Frank Peri gives his take on the standards creation process.
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