Time to upgrade: key differences between CableIQ and LinkIQ!
In 2007, the introduction of the CableIQ Qualification Tester by Fluke Networks marked the inception of the cable qualification market. Certification holds immense importance for building proprietors as they seek to ensure that their contractors have installed a cabling system aligned with TIA and ISO standards. This system should be capable of supporting current and future networks. However, the cost of network cable qualification testers made them unattainable for network maintenance teams. The CableIQ assessed cabling conformity with network standards like 1000BASE-T and supplied documentation detailing the cable's capabilities.
After 15 years, the production of CableIQ has ceased. Nevertheless, a superior alternative has emerged: the LinkIQ Cable + Network Tester. For those contemplating the acquisition or replacement of a CableIQ, it's imperative to understand the advantages offered by the LinkIQ, watch the video here: