Primex Exhibiting at SCTE Cable-Tec 2017

• • Events, OSP, Telco, Tradeshows

Primex helps you meet the demand for blazingly fast video-streaming and interactive communications systems. Our lightweight plastic Wi-Fi compatible enclosures simplify the installer’s task and readily adapt as technology evolves. We have enclosures for interior structured wiring solutions, and for exterior mounted OSP applications for copper or fiber-to-the-home systems (FTTH). Mark your calendar for the 2017 […]

What you need to know about Bluetooth protocol

• • data transmission, industry trends, Smart Home

You already know that a Wi-Fi transparent media distribution enclosure is essential to your customer’s Wi-Fi devices, but did you know they may also be using the Bluetooth protocol? Bluetooth is almost synonymous with wireless technology. Smart phones, tablets, and PCs are Bluetooth-enabled, and personal wireless technology such as headphones and hands-free auto features typically […]

Why 5G Won’t Replace Fiber or Cable Broadband

• • Broadband, industry trends, Wi-Fi

If you’ve been reading the headlines about the 5G revolution and imagining smart home installations free of splicing and connecting cable, think again. 5G isn’t going to replace wired internet anytime soon. 5G is the 5th generation in cellular networks. The first generation began in the 1990s when cellular networks were being established. The second […]

Why Zigbee protocol could be right for your customers’ smart home needs

• • Broadband, industry trends, Wi-Fi

One of the biggest challenges building and facility managers face with internet of things (IoT) functionality for smart homes is the problem of interoperability. Setting up the network infrastructure is much simpler. Their choice of internet service provider doesn’t impact how the enclosure or the interior mounting system operates. When your customers adopt smart home […]

Does Wi-Fi Certification for Home Design Matter?

• • industry trends, Smart Home, Wi-Fi

A new home design certification program will give the building industry the guidelines it needs to ensure the quality of Wi-Fi. This means long before a home gets smart, developers will consider wireless conditions during the design phase, and think about wiring enclosures later. Very few provisions in building codes deal with the installation of […]

When to use the Z-Wave standard for the smart home

• • Broadband, industry trends, Smart Home

Home owners and facility managers have a lot to think about when setting up Internet of Things (IoT) functionality for the smart home. Some decisions are easy enough.  For example, the wiring enclosure is selected based on whether fiber optic or copper cable is used. And usually, the building owner or manager has a professional […]

Why Internet Service Providers are Exploring Open Source

• • Broadband, industry trends, Telco

When you set up a network, the fiber optic cable, media distribution enclosures and keystones you use don’t lock your customer into using only compatible equipment. That can’t be said for the network infrastructure beyond your customers’ homes, but that may change soon. The majority of Internet Service Providers (ISPs) use proprietary software that requires […]

New Organization to Help Untangle Technology for Builders

• • Broadband, industry trends, Smart Home

You know where to get high-quality structured wiring enclosures, wallplates and jacks, but do you know which augmented reality startup has solutions for your customers? Do you know who is working on 4-dimensional printing? If the answer to these questions is no, don’t worry, you’re not alone. Many builders and facility managers find it hard […]

Why Smart Home Owners Have Better Backyards

• • Broadband, industry trends, Smart Home

Summer is finally here, and your customers will want to spend more time outside. Fortunately for them, their broadband is protected by secure weatherproof enclosures that enable them to get the most out of their yard. Whether your customers want their yard to be an entertainment hub or a retreat from the busy world, smart […]

Smart Homes and the Dark Web

• • Broadband, Smart Home

You set up your customers’ smart homes with every safety protocol in place, and secure their wired network in high-quality enclosures.  How do you ensure their smart home is protected beyond the physical boundaries of their house? Simple. Send them to the dark web. The dark web is part of the deep web, and your […]

Data Security and the Smart Home

• • Broadband, industry trends, Smart Home

Are your customers concerned about the security of their smart home? High-profile events such as the recent WannaCry Ransomware attacks get people thinking about the safety of their personal data. Those who live in smart homes – or are considering buying smart products — may be worried about the potential security threat. Their concerns are […]

What Broadband Everywhere Means for the Smart Home

• • Broadband, industry trends, Smart Home

Your customers appreciate the money they save with their smart thermostat and smart lights. They feel safer knowing their smart security system will alert them on their phone if anything comes up. And they get a lot of use out of their smart home theater. All of this thanks to high-speed broadband, quality equipment, and […]

RFoG Mounting System

• • Uncategorized

NEW PRODUCT RELEASE: Primex is pleased to announce new RFoG Mounting System. The Primex Verge RFoG (ONU) Mounting System is a compact, secure solution for protecting the RFoG component within a Primex MDE enclosure. Designed to fit industry-standard RFoG’s, the snap lid and screws safely limit access to fiber and coax connections while storing fiber splices […]

A (Virtual) Reality Check for the Connected Home

• • ftth, industry trends, Smart Home

Your customers are always looking for new ways to enhance their home life with technology. Once they have high-speed broadband and a media distribution enclosure, they’ll want to know what’s coming next for their connected home. On the near horizon is a whole new experience: a Virtual or Augmented Reality. Virtual Reality (VR) is a […]

Fiber Marker Clips

• • Uncategorized

NEW PRODUCT RELEASE: Primex is pleased to announce new Fiber Marker Clips. The Primex Fiber Marker Clips provide clear identification and strain relief for splitter sourced fiber within cross-connect cabinets. Sold individually or as a complete 14 color Splitter Identifier Kit (125-1450), snap on easily and securely while protecting bend radius for industry-standard 2mm fiber. Also included in the […]

Net neutrality still up for debate

• • Broadband, industry trends, News

Trends in entertainment like the rise of Netflix and Spotify, and the increasing popularity of the smart home mean that broadband internet is integral to your customers’ daily lives. Not only is the home network and media enclosure a vital part of family life, but the debate around net neutrality is relevant to more people […]

The Home Builder’s Guide to Smart Homes

• • industry trends, News, Smart Home, Telco

Primex is pleased to announce the latest in a series of ebooks ‘The Home Builders’ Guide to Smart Homes’. This ebook is packed with interesting and insightful articles that home builders need to know about integrating smart technologies into their builds. Download today!

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Telco Trends: Artificial Intelligence in the Smart Home

• • Broadband, Smart Home

Many of your customers are using some smart home features and connected home entertainment systems housed in a high-quality network enclosure. They may also be among the millions of North Americans who have purchased an artificial intelligence (AI) assistant in the last couple of years. AI technology is in a phase of rapid development, particularly […]

What if the internet stopped working?

• • Cable, data transmission, Telco

The gratitude you receive after a broadband installation or repair is a daily reminder of the importance of the internet. While your customer’s digital needs are well protected in high-quality enclosures, the infrastructure that supports their home network is more vulnerable than they might think. And the consequences of a world without internet are severe. […]

Is Capacity Crunch Coming Soon?

• • Broadband, data transmission, industry trends

The internet is ten times faster today than it was a decade ago, and consumption is increasing almost as quickly as the technology. Your customers have smart homes and offices with high bandwidth cabling, and efficient accessories enabling them to download more content. Despite this progress, experts worry that at some point technology will no […]

Goodbye TV, Hello OTT

• • Broadband, industry trends, News

Are your customers cutting the cable TV cord? With the explosion of options on the market, more broadband customers are opting for over-the-top (OTT) services like Netflix and Amazon Prime rather than paying for a cable TV subscription. This shifts the household priorities to the network, and more residential installations will require components such as […]

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Primex Exhibiting at the 2017 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS)

• • Events, Telco, Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the 2017 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), January 10-12, 2017 in Orlando. Visit Primex at booth #W5876 to discover the standard for the connected home including Media Distribution Enclosures and new components and accessories. IBS brings together the industry’s most important global manufacturers and […]

Broadband Survival in a Saturated Market

• • Broadband, ftth, industry trends, Smart Home

As a cable installer, you’ve probably seen changes over the course of your career. Maybe you started installing copper and now you’re working with fiber optic cable. Maybe you now install a wider range of services and equipment than you used to. The housings and enclosures you use have greatly improved and are made from […]

Virtual Private Networks Protect Your Customers Wherever They Are

• • Broadband, data transmission, industry trends

Internet security is a top concern for your customers. As their broadband installer, you provide their first line of defense by supplying lockable enclosures that secure the network against physical threats. You also connect them to online protection provided by their Internet service provider. But some of your customers need additional security tools like Virtual […]

How Smart Home as a Service Acts Like a Digital Butler

• • industry trends, Smart Home

You’re in charge of installing a homeowner’s most important broadband service – internet access. Next thing likely to top their must-have lists is Smart Home as a Service (SHaaS). With SHaaS, the network cabling, connectors and enclosures provide the gateway to managing their lives, so they’ll want the very best. Why SHaaS? Your customers want […]

Holiday Wearables Need the Gift of Super Fast Broadband

• • Broadband, industry trends, Media Distribution Hubs, News, Smart Home, Uncategorized

With the holidays approaching, your customers—and maybe you—are going to be shopping for the latest in wearable technology. There are so many exciting new gadgets available – and all of them need a high-speed broadband network to function. Let’s take look at what your customers might be buying. If the number of devices on the […]

Why Software-Defined Networks Matter to the Internet of Things

• • Broadband, fiber management, fiber network, industry trends, Smart Home, Telco

Are you prepared for the future? Knowing what Software-Defined Networks (SDNs) are should be tops on your get-ready list. The Internet of Things (IoT) revolution is just starting, and as the adoption of its technologies accelerates, networks need to be flexible and fast. Broadband installers need to prepare network infrastructure with 40- to 100-Gb fiber […]

PRIMEX EXHIBITING AT SCTE CABLE-TEC 2016

• • Telco, Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at SCTE Cable-Tec 2016, September 26-29, 2016 in Philadelphia. Visit Primex at booth #1516 to discover the standard for the connected home including Media Distribution Enclosures and new components and accessories. SCTE Cable-Tec Expo® is the cable telecommunications engineering show of the year. In one cost-effective setting nearly 10,000 attendees annually […]

Primex Exhibiting at ISE Expo 2016

• • Telco, Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at ISE Expo 2016, September 20-22, 2016 in San Antonio, Texas. Visit Primex at booth #933 to discover the new standard for the connected home including Media Distribution Hubs and new components and accessories. ISE EXPO delivers solutions, products, and technologies for today’s rapid wireless and wireline network evolution. ISE […]

3 Steps for Successful MDU Broadband Installation

• • Broadband, Cable, ftth, Structured Wiring

A successful MDU broadband installation is an opportunity for you to stand out from the crowd. By understanding your customer’s needs, carefully planning your interior installation and using the best quality equipment, you’ll provide a service your customers will recommend again and again. Step 1: Understand Your Customer’s Needs MDU residents want the best possible […]

A Cable Installer’s Guide to NAS Devices

• • Smart Home, Structured Wiring

By now most of your customers have a horror story about that time they lost all their data. If it hasn’t happened to them personally, they probably know someone who has. With more of our lives moving into the digital realm, secure file management is becoming a household issue and customers are looking for help. […]

Telco Trends: Getting Smarter and Richer with Integration

• • industry trends, News, Smart Home

As providers of the network infrastructure, telecommunications companies have always been a critical component of smart technology. And they have always had a wealth of data. But strategic integration provides telcos with the opportunity to be more involved in smart technology and to acquire access to rich customer data. Integration is the number one trend […]

What’s the Big Deal with Big Data?

• • Broadband, data transmission, industry trends, Telco

Big data has become more popular among companies over the last few years, mostly due to the vast amount of data available from the IoT or Internet of Things, which offers valuable insights into the minds of their customers. Because of this companies have put a high level of importance on the quality of their […]

An Installer’s Guide to Outside Plant Enclosures

• • Broadband, Cable, ftth

Reports on the continued growth of broadband across North America are daily. According to Pyramid Research, the telecommunication market in Canada generated US$42.4bn in revenue in 2015, and will continue to grow through 2020. Industry operators will focus on “increasing broadband penetration and leveraging high speed broadband networks to offer value added services.” This means […]

How does Wi-Fi work?

• • Broadband, industry trends

How many times in your workday do you hear the term WiFi? When you’re on an FTTH install job, when you’re quoting on an FTTP project, when you’re choosing enclosures, when you’re answering customers’ questions, and when you’re reading about it. Maybe 20 to 30 times a day? Google-search “WiFi” and expect 508,000,000 results, give […]

Power Leads Workshop Lineup at CommTech West Show

• • Broadband, Events, Tradeshows

At the recent CommTech West Show in Calgary, Alberta, there were dozens of interesting technical sessions & workshops to attend. Many of them dealing with the subject of power. After all, when it comes to computer networks and data transmission we sometimes forget that it takes electric power to make it all happen! One trending topic is […]

What Every Broadband Installer Needs to Know About VOIP

• • Broadband, data transmission, industry trends

One of the most ubiquitous technologies ever invented is the traditional phone system. Ever since Alexander Graham Bell invented it in 1876, people everywhere have used it to speak to one another. The original system used electricity in copper wire to send two-way analog signals between a transmitter and a receiver. Telephone companies sprung up […]

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CRTC Broadband Availability Map Shows Digital Divide in Canada

• • Broadband, Cable, cabling standards

Photo courtesy CRTC The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) unveiled a new map that shows the availability of broadband Internet access service at or above the target speeds of 5 megabits per second download and 1 megabits per second upload within hexagon areas of 25 square kilometres. One look at this interactive tool quickly […]

What is the Internet of Things?

• • Broadband, fiber network, industry trends, Smart Home

Many people are talking about the Internet of Things (IoT) as if it were the greatest thing to ever happen to the planet, but what is it exactly? The term was first used in 1999 by Kevin Ashton, a director at the Auto-ID Center at MIT. He was describing how the world of computers up […]

Choosing a cable management system that blends with home moldings

• • Product Announcement, Smart Home, Structured Wiring

In a perfect world, all buildings had a structured wiring network installed while construction was underway. This way, all cabling could be hidden within walls, floors and ceilings. Unfortunately, most older buildings lack structured wiring and, even newer smart homes continue to need some cabling installed after construction is complete. Why does this happen? Sometimes […]

Fiber-to-the-Home Installations, Made Easy

• • fiber management, fiber network, ftth, Product Announcement

Fiber to the home continues to grow in popularity, which means more and more Brownfield installations of fiber optic cable are being undertaken. If you’ve ever had to perform one of these installations, you already know some of the pain points. One problem facing installers is that fiber cable often comes pre-connectorized. And while this […]

How to choose a fiber enclosure for outside plant installations

• • Broadband, fiber management, fiber network, ftth, Smart Home

As fiber networks evolve broadband installers are ­faced with a larger number of potential equipment options. There are several types of fiber networks including point-to-point (P2P), active and passive, all with different requirements. So, when it comes to outside plant installations (OSP) they need a full range of enclosures that are flexible, durable and weatherproof. […]

Telco Trends in 2016

• • Broadband, fiber network, ftth, industry trends

High Speed Networks in 2016 Last year saw significant increases in smart homes and devices as the Internet of Things continued to grow. Along with video streaming, this has caused greater demand for high speed broadband and networking. We look at some developments in high speed networking coming in 2016. Continuing on from 2015, this […]

How Secure is Your Internet?

• • Broadband, fiber network, ftth

For millions of commercial and residential customers, their connection to the Internet is an essential service. So it would probably come as quite a shock to discover just how vulnerable their connection is. For most businesses, a loss of service could stop them being able to function. Residents could lose their phone service and the […]

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Tips for Fiber Installers

• • fiber management, fiber network, ftth

As the rate of fiber to the home (FTTH) deployment accelerates broadband installers will need to become familiar with some new requirements. Here are some tips to get you started. Quality To begin with, make sure to use high-quality fiber cabling as some lower-cost cable has protective tubing that may not provide adequate protection for […]

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What is 4K or UHD Video?

• • Broadband, ftth, industry trends, Video

Yet another reason to get fiber to the home! Meet 4K – the next video standard, named on its approximately 4000 pixel wide resolution. Sometimes it’s called UHD or ultra-high definition, but that doesn’t mean they are same. Like previous video definitions – think HDTV that came in 720p, 1080i and 1080p – there are […]

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Managing fiber to the home with adaptable style

• • fiber management, fiber network, ftth, Product Announcement, Smart Home

Fiber to the home is now becoming widespread and not just to new builds. Installers are demanding fiber management that can also deal with legacy copper cabling in existing buildings where retrofits can be particularly challenging. They need enclosures that are adaptable to various situations but don’t need lengthy installations. Listening to these market demands, […]

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What is cloud computing?

• • Broadband, industry trends, Smart Home

So where is this “cloud” everyone is talking about and how does it affect our day-to-day lives? Simply put: the cloud refers to the Internet storing data for us and allowing us to run applications remotely. In the past our computers were autonomous, stored their data locally, and ran all their programs from the local […]

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What’s Inside an Optical Fiber Cable

• • Broadband, data transmission, fiber network, ftth

Fiber is often touted as being much faster than copper, but what exactly does that mean? The main difference between these two types of cable is that one conducts electricity and the other transmits light. The signal in a fiber optic cable travels at the speed light travels through glass, which is approximately two-thirds the […]

Primex Exhibiting at SCTE Cable-Tec 2015

• • Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at SCTE Cable-Tec 2015, October 13-16, 2015 in New Orleans. Visit Primex at booth #2414 to discover the new standard for the connected home including Media Distribution Hubs and new components and accessories. SCTE Cable-Tec Expo® is the cable telecommunications engineering show of the year. In one cost-effective setting nearly […]

Primex Exhibiting at OSP Expo 2015

• • Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at OSP Expo 2015, September 1-3, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. Visit Primex at booth #919 to discover the new standard for the connected home including Media Distribution Hubs and new components and accessories. OSP EXPO delivers solutions, products, and technologies for today’s rapid wireless and wireline network evolution. OSP EXPO […]

What speed is your Internet?

• • Broadband, ftth

The speed of the Internet as it enters a home or business varies widely depending on a number of factors including the type of connection and equipment used. Obviously, the type of connection will make the most difference. Over the years different methods have been used to connect to the Internet, from early dial-up to […]

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The Switch from Legacy Copper to Fiber

• • fiber network, ftth, industry trends

Did you know our telephone network dates back more than 100 years? Often known as POTS (plain old telephone system), it’s what the industry calls a “legacy technology” and was developed from the original system invented by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876. Built on copper wires, the network was designed to carry telephone calls over […]

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How to get the most out of a hybrid network

• • Smart Home, Structured Wiring

Way back, around the turn of the century, smart homes began to appear. They were wired with Cat5 cabling, which could be used for phones lines as well as 100 Mbps computer networking. For many of us, this new technology was unaffordable – especially with the cost of adding wiring to existing construction. Predictably, WiFi […]

What Installers Need to Know About Smart Home Hubs

• • Cable, Smart Home, Structured Wiring

The term ‘smart home’ has been around for a while now. Initially, it described a residence that was wired throughout and connected to the Internet. Now, the word ‘smart’ in smart home implies some kind of remote control, most likely from – take a guess – a smart phone. For installers, this is an opportunity […]

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Can copper cabling survive in a fiber world?

• • cabling standards, ftth, industry trends

Two new technologies – G.fast and Cat8 – are improving copper cable options. This opens up new opportunities for telcos that have large amounts of legacy copper infrastructure, which currently cannot handle the speed and bandwidth that can be delivered by fiber. Upgrading their existing copper is not only much cheaper than replacing with fiber, […]

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4 Reasons to Consider Fiber to the Home

• • fiber management, fiber network, ftth

With falling prices and increased demand, fiber to the home (FTTH) is becoming the new standard for data delivery for homes and businesses.  Install and repair teams need a variety of enclosures for these in-demand systems. According to Broadband Communities Magazine, 2015 will see an increase in FTTH deployments for several reasons. For starters, FTTH […]

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Tips for Tidy Wire Management

• • fiber management, Smart Home, Structured Wiring

Many installers agree that structured wiring using the home run method is the best solution for networking homes and businesses. It involves using dedicated cable runs from a central panel to each distribution point. But, with so much cabling coming to an end at a central location there is potential for a huge mess of […]

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More structured wiring options: Daisy chain with WiFi networking

• • cabling standards, data transmission, fiber network, Smart Home

Part two of structured wiring options for home and business connectivity In our last post we described the ‘home run’ or ‘star wiring’ method of installing a structured wiring network in a home or business. Other common methods include WiFi networking and daisy chain wiring. Over the years many home and small business networks have […]

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What exactly is home run wiring?

• • Broadband, Smart Home, Structured Wiring

  Part one of structured wiring options for home and business connectivity  Family homes, as well as businesses, are now requiring better network solutions for ever-increasing demands for data. As a start, a whole-house network can greatly benefit from an efficient structured wiring plan. What is structured wiring? Structured wiring refers to a system that […]

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Top 2015 Trends in the Telecommunications Industry

• • fiber network, industry trends

The 12 months ahead hold big things for the telecommunications industry, especially with fiber expected to reach many more homes and businesses. Here is the first of a two-part series on what this year has in store for OSP and broadband install and repair teams across North America. How fast? G.fast Until now a major […]

How the telco cabling industry reached Cat6 and beyond

• • cabling standards, data transmission

Cat5, Cat5e, Cat6… what does it all mean? They’re categories of twisted-pair Ethernet cable, of course, but all twisted-pair Ethernet cables are not created equal. These Cats are all part of one big happy family of copper cabling standards defined jointly by the Electronic Industries Alliance and the Telecommunications Industry Association, and defined in TIA/EIA-568. […]

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Will broadband become a basic utility?

• • Broadband

The question of whether or not broadband Internet service should be considered a public utility is a hot-button issue, especially in the U.S., where the battle over net neutrality rages on. Internet service providers are currently classified as information services, meaning the Federal Communications Commission is unable to regulate them as it does telecommunication utilities […]

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Primex Exhibiting at Cable-Tec and OSP Expos

• • Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at SCTE Cable-Tec 2014, Sept 22-25, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. Visit Primex at booth #1225 to discover the new standard for the connected home including Media Distribution Hubs and new components and accessories. SCTE Cable-Tec Expo® is the cable telecommunications engineering show of the year. In one cost-effective setting nearly […]

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Primex Exhibiting at SCTE Cable-Tec 2014

• • Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at SCTE Cable-Tec 2014, Sept 22-25, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. Visit Primex at booth #1225 to discover the new standard for the connected home including Media Distribution Hubs and new components and accessories. SCTE Cable-Tec Expo® is the cable telecommunications engineering show of the year. In one cost-effective […]

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Primex Exhibiting at CANTO’s 30th Annual Conference & Trade Exhibition

• • Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at CANTO’s 30th Annual Conference & Trade Exhibition, August 10-14, 2014 in the Bahamas. Visit Primex at booth #21 to discover the new standard for the connected home including Media Distribution Hubs and new components and accessories. CANTO, founded in 1984, started with eight operators from […]

Primex Exhibiting at the FTTH Conference & Expo

• • Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the FTTH Conference and Expo, June 23-24, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Visit Primex at booth #306 to discover the new standard for the connected home including Media Distribution Hubs and new components and accessories. The 2014 FTTH Conference & Expo is the best […]

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Primex Exhibiting at the SCTE Vendor Show

• • Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the SCTE Vendor Show, May 7, 2014 in Halifax, Canada. Visit the Primex table to discover solutions for Smart Homes including the P3000 Media Distribution Hub for structured wiring. SCTE is the premier membership organization for technical cable telecommunications professionals. SCTE member benefits, technical training courses, […]

Voice and Data Modules for Media Distribution Hubs for Structured Wiring

• • News, Product Announcement

Designed to fit in Primex Media Distribution Hubs for structured wiring, the modules extend the networking functionality of the connected home in SFU and MDU applications.   8-PORT VOICE MODULE WITH RJ31X The Primex 8-port Voice Module offers telephone/fax termination points and an integrated RJ31X jack for security system line seizure. An additional test/output jack is provided. Learn more…   8-PORT […]

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Primex Exhibiting at the Commtech East Show

• • Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the Commtech East Show, April 15-16, 2014 in Toronto, Canada. Visit Primex at booth 62 to discover the Primex solution offerings for Smart Homes including the P3000 Media Distribution Hub for structured wiring. This unique show offers an exhibitor forum of 80+ vendors, distributors and industry […]

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Primex Exhibiting at the Broadband Communities Summit

• • Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the Broadband Communities Summit, April 8-10, 2014 in Austin, Texas. Visit Primex at booth 600 to discover the Primex solution offerings for Smart Homes including the P3000 Media Distribution Hub Structured Wiring Enclosure. As the leading conference on broadband technologies for communities, the Broadband Communities Summit attracts broadband […]

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PRIMEX EXHIBITING AT IBS 2014

• • Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the NAHB International Builders Show, Feb. 4-6, 2014 in Las Vegas. Visit Primex at booth C6624 to discover the Primex solution offerings for Smart Home including the P3000 Media Distribution Hub Structured Wiring Enclosure and for a chance to win some great prizes. The NAHB International Builders’ Show […]

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Primex Aids in Philippines Typhoon Relief

• • News

LANGLEY, B.C. – Primex is pleased to announce that $4200 was raised from staff donations for the Canadian Red Cross towards Typhoon Haiyan relief. The devastating typhoon hit the Philippines in early November caused widespread damage and loss of life. Millions have been affected and aid is urgently needed. To donate to Typhoon Haiyan relief, […]

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Structured Wiring Enclosures: Simplify, Centralize

• • Video

Primex’ Director of Sales Mahmud Harji was recently interviewed by LightWave Online at the 2013 FTTH Expo. Harji explains how Primex structured wiring enclosures offer a media distribution hub for service providers and builders to simplify and centralize their installations. httpvh://youtu.be/G69BARNEa9k

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Application Sheet: Single Family Unit

• • Application Sheet

Primex fiber enclosures fit a range of applications including single family unit installations. From outside plant to structured wiring, Primex has the solution you are looking for. Have a look at the Single Family Unit Application sheet to discover the enclosure that fits your SFU installation needs. VIEW HERE

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New Product: Spider Spool

• • News, Product Announcement

Primex is pleased to announce the release of the Spider Spool. The Spider Spool is designed to route, manage and store fiber. It provides cable bend radius protection to maintain proper optical integrity of fiber routed around the spool. It accommodates fiber diameters up to 3mm. Two arm size options and the ability to stack units […]

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New Product: Fiber Transition Case

• • News, Product Announcement

Primex is pleased to announce the release of the new Fiber Transition Case (FTC) The FTC is an efficient, adaptable solution for storing up to 3’ of fiber drop cable and a simplex connector. Within the footprint of a standard wall outlet, this enclosure offers fusion splice holders on each side and an optional external adapter […]

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Primex Exhibiting at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2013

• • Events, Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo, Oct. 20-Oct 24, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. Visit Primex at booth 804 to discover the latest product offerings and for a chance to win some great prizes. SCTE Cable-Tec Expo® provides access to the latest in cable technology, products and services through robust learning […]

Primex Exhibiting at OSP Expo 2013

• • Events, Tradeshows

Primex is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the OSP Expo, Oct. 8-Oct 10, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. Visit Primex at booth 441 to discover the latest product offerings and for a chance to win some great prizes. OSP EXPO delivers solutions, products, and technologies for today’s rapid wireless and wireline network […]

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Primex Exhibiting at the FTTH Conference & Expo 2013

• • Events, Tradeshows

Primex is a proud member of the Fiber To The Home (FTTH) Council and will be exhibiting at the FTTH Conference & Expo, Sept. 30-Oct 2, 2013. Visit Primex at booth 1123 to discover the latest product offerings and for a chance to win some great prizes. The FTTH Conference & Expo is the largest […]