If we don’t learn from the mistakes that occurred in the past, we are bound to repeat them. This is very true when it comes to data centers and aged point-to-point cabling practices. Direct connections, “point-to-point”, are problematic and costly for a variety of reasons, yet a standards-based structured cabling system can provide functionality and scalability with the maximum available options for current and future equipment. This resource compares point-to-point vs. structured cabling options for data centers.
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