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The educational content of this category relates to copper xDSL/G.Fast and Vectoring that improves the copper network behind Telecom/Communications Service Providers’ (CSPs) mobile and fixed networks.  Best practices and guidance are targeted to telecom providers, contractors and others aligned with the ICT industry.

ISE Columnist Don McCarty

Looking Forward

Inclusive High-Speed Solutions -- I write what too many providers no longer care about: twisted pair copper. While the copper...

ISE Columnist Don McCarty

Support From the ICEP Engineer

Field technicians are constantly involved with, and are responsible for, unwanted noise on customer circuits, whether the circuit is copper,...

ISE Columnist Don McCarty

Resistance Bridge Fault Locating

or the fallacy of single-pair hookups -- Over my many years in the business, I have written and taught about...

ISE Columnist Don McCarty

Letters From Readers

May 8, 2019 Power Influence and Balance -- While I always find Don McCarty’s articles to be very informative and...

ISE Columnist Don McCarty

Those Special Cables

Troubleshooting low count cables and drops with today’s test equipment -- I received an email from a field technician about...

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