ANSI (American National Standards Institute) Standard # 568 explains the various kinds of classifications (or Cat when speaking about a piece of cable television). The 3 most popular and extensively used cable televisions are Cat 5, Cat 5e, and Cat 6. It is essential to choose the best classification cable television for the job that you are doing. The reason that it is essential is that you will understand that you will have the ability to acquire a specific level of efficiency from your network by having set up the appropriate classification cable television.
Classification 5 cable television can be used to bring Ethernet traffic of as much as 100Mbit/s and ATM of as much as 155Mbit/s. The basic cable television of an Ethernet 100Base-TX is Cat 5. Feline 5 is a twisted set cable television developed for high signal stability. Some are unshielded while others are protected. Feline 5 is used in structured cabling for computer system networks, token ring, standard voice services, and ATM. The Category 5 cable television has 4 twisted sets in a single cable television coat. Feline 5 usually has 3 twists per inch of each private twisted set of 24 gauge wires within the cable television.