Unformatted text preview: important to networking and how networks might be different today without these wiring standards. (20 points) The purpose of this standard is to provide the minimum requirements for telecommunications cabling within a commercial building or campus environment. Without such minimum requirements in place the telecommunications industry would be facing a lot of incompatibility issues. The standards are important because they provide the recommended practices for the design and installation of cabling systems, and they will help to support a wide variety of existing and future services. If these standards were not in place today all the major companies out there would all have their own customized proprietary cables and nothing would be able to interconnect like it is today and thus the whole World Wide Web might not even exists today without the TIA standards in place to ensure that networks are compatible with each other....
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- Spring '11
- Category 5 cable, Twisted pair, Wire, RJ-45 Plug