Now and again an event occurs within the network infrastructure sector that signals a new direction. The Certified Network Cable Installer (CNCI) Apprenticeship has been developed by CNet Training and aims to give young people a route into this vibrant and growing sector. You can find out more by CLICKING HERE.


One of the key questions facing those installing copper cabling systems in intelligent buildings is whether to use a low cost or premium solution. Given how much reliance is placed on a structured cabling system this is not as straightforward as it would first appear, so we’ve asked a panel of experts to examine what to consider and you can CLICK HERE to read their comments.


In this issue we have a special feature dedicated to the hot topic of micro-modular data centres. Eddie McGinley of Leviton Network Solutions Europe examines the reasons behind their rise in popularity, while Chris Wellfair of Secure IT Environments talks about how they are taking on a whole new look and demand serious consideration.
CLICK HERE for Eddie’s article and to read Chris’s CLICK HERE.


It’s been great fun putting together a review of the Inside_Networks 2019 Charity Golf Day and reliving some fantastic memories of the event, which raised over £13,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support. You can see it by CLICKING HERE and we’ll be doing it all over again on 20th May 2020.




Rob Shepherd Editor