Laying the groundwork for a new level of Power over Ethernet

Enterprise networks continue to expand, growing more versatile and complex. Devices once considered peripherals—wireless access points (WAPs), security network cameras, building automation and control systems, and voice-over-IP (VoIP) phones—are now important network assets. As more devices are added, the cabling infrastructure needed to support them grows, and the option to power them over structured cabling becomes more attractive.