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What are the Codes and Standards that regulate the Structured Cabling industry?


ANSI/EIA/TIA-568-C0: Generic Telecommunications Cabling for Customer Premises (February 2009),ANSI/EIA/TIA-568-C.1: Commercial Building Telecommunications Cabling Standard (February 2009), ANSI/EIA/TIA-568-C.2: Balanced Twisted-Pair Telecommunications Cabling and Components Standard, ANSI/TIA/EIA-568-C.3: Optical Fiber Cabling Components Standard (June 2008), ANSI/EIA/TIA-606-A: Administration Standard for The Telecommunications Infrastructure of Commercial Buildings (current edition),  ANSI-J-STD-607-A: Commercial Building Grounding and Bonding Requirements for Telecommunications (current edition), BICSI: Telecommunications Distribution Methods Manual (11th Edition), IEEE: National Electrical Safety Code (2008 edition),  IEEE 802.3: Ethernet-based LANs (multiple standards),  IEEE 1100: Recommended Practice for Powering and Grounding Electronic Equipment,   Intertek/ETL: Applicable listings and ratings, NFPA 70: National Electric Code (2008 edition, with some jurisdictions adopting the 2011 edition soon),  Underwriter’s Laboratories (UL): Applicable listings and ratings, Other national , state, and local electrical, building, and fire codes