Mar 04, 2011
In the ongoing effort to educate the structured cabling industry on non-compliant cable products, the CCCA and CDA are drawing attention to non-compliant cable designs using copper clad aluminum conductors.
Dec 23, 2010
CCCA will be presenting “Caveat Emptor...Let the Buyer Beware - A Warning More Important Than Ever" at the 2011 Winter BICSI Conference in Orlando, Florida
Dec 06, 2010
CCCA recently completed large-scale, electrical performance testing of Category 6 copper patch cords. Test results show an 85% failure rate in patch cords produced offshore by companies who are largely unknown in North America.
Aug 02, 2010
UL has taken strong actions to maintain the integrity of its UL Mark and cable performance certifications by publicly identifying manufacturers and their distributors who are supplying substandard and unsafe cable products into the market.
Apr 22, 2010
CCCA announced a new initiative to sample and test copper and fiber patch cords from commercial distribution channels for compliance to fire safety and electrical performance standards.
Feb 01, 2010
At its recent board meeting, the CCCA Board of Directors recognized Kevin St. Cyr’s commitment and leadership as CCCA’s first Chairman.
Nov 02, 2009
In July 2009, the CCCA commissioned an independent test laboratory to again analyze whether eight offshore-manufactured cable samples met National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) minimum requirements for fire safety.
Oct 29, 2008
In response to concerns from the industry, the CCCA commissioned an independent laboratory to analyze whether nine randomly selected offshore samples of these products met U.S.minimum requirements for performance and safety.
Sep 02, 2008
The purpose of the CCCA Code of Ethics is to establish basic ground rules and a framework for professional behavior and responsibilities among its members.
Aug 01, 2008
This cooperation will be a pilot for the 2008 IWCS™ Technical Symposium.