WireXpert by Softing IT Networks obtains approval for certification testing of Schneider Electric cabling systems up to CAT 6A/ Klasse EA

Haar, March 20th 2017 – Schneider Electric, an international specialist for energy management and automation, grants approval to the WireXpert series [1] for certification testing of Schneider Electric cabling systems up to CAT 6A/ Classe EA. WireXpert is a product by Softing IT Networks GmbH, a manufacturer of measurement equipment for testing, qualifying, certifying and documenting the performance of copper and fiber-optic network IT cabling.

From now on users of Schneider Electric cabling systems are also able to benefit from the extremely fast measurement and the intuitive usability of WireXpert and by that improve their project efficiency. WireXpert receives the approval for certification testing of all copper LAN cabling products including CAT 6A/ Class EA

, CAT 6/ Class E and CAT 5e/ Class D, which means it is approved for the currently highest network cabling category provided by Schneider Electric.

„WireXpert has already been several times proven to have excellent accuracy and measurement speed in the laboratory“, says Konstantin Hüdepohl, Product and Standardization Manager at Softing IT Networks GmbH. „The approval by such an international and leading company like Schneider Electric means a lot to us and acknowledges our work on the continuous development of our products.“

More information about the product and the company are available here: itnetworks.softing.com


[1] WireXpert 500/ WireXpert 4500 – required configuration: WireXpert unit software version 7.x or higher; eXport software version 7.x or higher


About Softing IT Networks

Softing IT Networks, formerly known as Psiber Data was founded in 2003 and is since 2014 part of Softing AG. Softing IT Networks provides world class electronic testing equipment that enable performance qualification, certification and documentation of complex cabling IT Systems. Whether used in Telecommunications, databases, mainframes, plant engineering or data centers, the professional measurement equipment from Softing IT Networks facilitates the performance optimization of data communication through robust and secure connection over the entire lifecycle of IT networks. Further information on Softing IT Network products, services and distribution, can be found here: itnetworks.softing.com


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