Patch Panels Procurement in the US
This report is intended to assist buyers of patch panels, which are computer network devices that mechanically connect or route data packets across computer networks. Typically used in local area networks (LANs), patch panels offer multiple connector ports into a single location to help businesses organize and manage the connection of internal computers. Although they are used to support network infrastructure in almost everyindustry, patch panels are generally found in computer-intensive industries; accordingly, most key buyers are financial, medical and data centers. This report does not include routers, jackfields, distribution frames or wiring closets.