Essay building codes

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Constructing a new Structure- Building Codes

The information in this document should be useful in making design-related decisions that will not only satisfy the move to our new building Information Technology (IT) requirements but also meet the needs of the building and its future occupants with respect to voice, video and data communications. The intention of this document is to provide a comprehensive understanding and reference guide that can be referred to when moving to our new building.

Moving into our new building we need to follow certain cable codes and specification. A properly designed network is based around components or wiring units. The components should also follow certain performance specifications so that when
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Elements Addressed

This Standard specifies an administration system for the following elements of a generic telecommunications infrastructure:

* cabling Subsystem 1, 2, and3 pathways and cabling

* telecommunications bonding and grounding

* spaces (e.g., entrance facility, telecommunications room, equipment room), and

* fire-stopping

ANSI/TIA-607-B Generic “Telecommunications Bonding and Grounding (Earthing) for Customer Premises” was developed by the TIA TR-42.16 Grounding and Bonding Subcommittee and published in August, 2012. This Standard provides basic principles, components, and design of telecommunications bonding and grounding that shall be followed to ensure that the telecommunication bonding and grounding systems within a building will have one electrical potential.

ANSI/TIA-607-B-1 “Addendum 1, External Grounding” was published in January, 2013 and expands the content of TIA-607-B by summarizing

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