Berk-Tek Leviton Technologies to Sponsor 7x24 Exchange Summer Meeting
New Holland, PA and Bothell, WA – August 12, 2015… Berk-Tek Leviton Technologies, a leader in high performance copper and fiber structured cabling systems, announces its sponsorship of the 7x24 Exchange Atlanta and Carolinas Joint Chapter’s upcoming Summer Meeting.
The event will take place Friday, August 14, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton in the Charleston Historic District. The semi-annual meeting supports the 7x24 Exchange’s mission to provide an educational forum for IT, Facilities, Engineering, and Real Estate professionals to foster a better understanding of the issues involved in achieving high levels of uninterrupted infrastructure support. The meetings provide attendees with a unique opportunity to exchange ideas, network with peers, and learn about industry advancements.
Mike Connaughton, RCDD/CDCD, Berk-Tek’s Market Segment Manager for Data Centers, will present at the meeting. His presentation, “Transforming the Network – Coming Migration from 10G to 40G and 100G Speeds,” will examine the importance of initial planning in order to enable easier migration and economical power utilization as data rates increase.
“7x24 Exchange is an important organization for the discussion of data center technology. The membership deals with the impact of changing technology every day, and helping them understand the role of network infrastructure is critical,” says Connaughton.
The combined strength of Leviton's connectivity and Berk-Tek's cables create the industry's premier copper and fiber end-to-end solutions. With uncompromised customer support, technology-driven products, quality-assured solutions and a limited lifetime warranty for qualified installations, Berk-Tek Leviton Technologies delivers the highest return on infrastructure investment (ROiiTM) available.
About Berk-Tek, A Nexans Company
For more than 50 years, Berk-Tek has been a leading manufacturer of more than 100 different network copper and fiber optic cable products. The company has led in the development of high-performance and enhanced fiber optic and UTP cables designed to transport high-speed data and voice transmissions. Berk-Tek has major manufacturing facilities at New Holland, PA, Fuquay-Varina, NC and Elm City, NC. For more information, visit www.berktek.com.
About Leviton Network Solutions
Leviton Network Solutions delivers complete network infrastructure systems for enterprise, data center, government, education, health care and residential markets around the globe. Solutions include copper and fiber optic connectivity, power distribution units, and much more. All Leviton products are engineered to exacting standards, offer industry-leading performance and are backed by the industry’s best service and support. Builders, contractors and other industry professionals consistently rank Leviton products as the most preferred brand in the industry. Make the smart choice for a better network. Learn more at leviton.com/ns or twitter.com/LevitonNS.
About Leviton Leviton is the smart choice, providing the most comprehensive range of solutions to meet the needs of today’s residential, commercial and industrial buildings. Leveraging more than a century of experience, Leviton helps customers create sustainable, intelligent environments through its electrical wiring devices, network and data center connectivity solutions, and lighting energy management systems. From switches and receptacles, to daylight harvesting controls, networking systems, and equipment for charging electric vehicles, Leviton solutions help customers achieve savings in energy, time and cost, all while enhancing safety. For more information, visit www.leviton.com, http://www.facebook.com/leviton, http://twitter.com/leviton or http://www.youtube.com/Levitonmfg.
Nexans brings energy to life through an extensive range of cables and cabling solutions that deliver increased performance for our customers worldwide. Nexans’ teams are committed to a partnership approach that supports customers in four main business areas: Power transmission and distribution (submarine and land), Energy resources (Oil & Gas, Mining and Renewables), Transportation (Road, Rail, Air, Sea) and Building (Commercial, Residential and Data Centers). Nexans’ strategy is founded on continuous innovation in products, solutions and services, employee development, customer training and the introduction of safe, low-environmental-impact industrial processes.
In 2013, Nexans became the first cable player to create a Foundation to introduce sustained initiatives for access to energy for disadvantaged communities worldwide.
Nexans is an active member of Europacable, the European Association of Wire & Cable Manufacturers, and a signatory of the Europacable Industry Charter. The Charter expresses its members' commitment to the principles and objectives of developing ethical, sustainable and high-quality cables.
We have an industrial presence in 40 countries and commercial activities worldwide, employing close to 26,000 people and generating sales in 2014 of 6.4 billion euros. Nexans is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris, compartment A.
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