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Siemon Interconnect Solutions Releases Test Reports from UNH-IOL Open Networking Plugfest

January 31st, 2017, Watertown, CT - Siemon Interconnect Solutions, a business unit of Siemon that provides custom network infrastructure solutions to OEMs, value-added resellers and system integrators, is pleased to announce the results from our participation in the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory's (UNH-IOL) Open Networking Plugfest which took place in December of 2016.

The Open Networking Plugfest examined interoperability among NOS (network operating systems), whitebox switches and pluggable modules and cables.

Siemon Interconnect Solutions is now publishing the test reports which show that our 2 and 3 meter SFP28 DAC copper cable assemblies passed when using Mellanox switches and Cumulus Linux and Mellanox MLNX-OS operating systems.

The test reports are now available on the Siemon Interconnect Solutions website for further information:

The Siemon Company is a proven supplier in rapid deployed system builds offering: availability, quality, value and superior customer service. As an industry leader, The Siemon Company also supports OCP: End Users, OEM's, VAR's and SI's of all sizes with an inventory of high quality cable and cable management solutions.

In addition to supporting the current efforts to certify Open Networks Systems Optics and Cable Assemblies the UNH-IOL has extensive knowledge and technical expertise in the Enterprise and Data Center technology areas. For more information about Plugfest visit UNH-IOL's website:


About Siemon:

Siemon Interconnect Solutions (SIS) is business unit of Siemon comprised of a team of dedicated technical sales professionals supported by Siemon Labs, mechanical, electrical and signal integrity engineers committed to solving industry and customer driven interconnect challenges. SIS provides custom network infrastructure solutions to OEMs, value-added resellers and system integrators. Established in 1903, Siemon is an industry leader specializing in the design and manufacture of high quality, high performance low voltage infrastructure solutions and services for Data Centers, Enterprise and Intelligent Buildings. Headquartered in Connecticut, USA, with global sales, technical and logistics expertise spanning 100 countries, Siemon offers the most comprehensive suite of copper and optical fiber cabling systems, cabinets, racks, cable management, data center power and cooling systems and Intelligent Infrastructure Management solutions. With more than 400 patents specific to structured cabling, Siemon Labs invests heavily in R&D and the development of Industry Standards, underlining the company’s long-standing commitment to its customers and the industry. Through an ongoing commitment to waste and energy reduction, Siemon’s environmental sustainability benchmarks are unparalleled in the industry, including 179% global carbon negativity and zero-landfill status.

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