Nexans To Promote Its LAN Cabling Solutions At GITEX Technology Week 2016

Tarek Helmy, Regional Director Gulf and Middle East, South & East Africa at Nexans Cabling Solutions

Senior executives from the Company to meet existing and prospective customers and partners at the event.

Tarek Helmy, Regional Director Gulf and Middle East, South & East Africa at Nexans Cabling Solutions
Tarek Helmy, Regional Director Gulf and Middle East, South & East Africa at Nexans Cabling Solutions

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Nexans, the worldwide leader in cables and cabling systems, today announced that it is participating in GITEX Technology Week 2016, which will be held from October 16-20, 2016 at the Dubai World Trade Center. The company will promote its world-class LAN cabling solutions including its latest data centre innovations at the region’s largest ICT event. Nexans also plans to use GITEX as a platform to strengthen its Middle East network by meeting its existing and prospective customers and partners.

“We are happy to participate in GITEX Technology Week 2016, which is an ideal platform for us to promote our latest cabling innovations for both office- and data centre environment to a focused audience that is looking for the latest and best technologies at the exhibition,” said Tarek Helmy, Regional Director Gulf and Middle East, South & East Africa at Nexans Cabling Solutions.

Being first global vendor to offer commercially available Cat-8 cabling solutions in this region, the spotlight will definitely be on Nexans LANmark-8. We will also be showcasing our extensive range of LAN cabling solutions including LANmark-7A for 25G, LANmark ENSPACE for scalable fibre solutions, LANactive FTTO to name some. By participating in GITEX, we would like to show our commitment to our customers and partners in terms of our leadership in offering latest and best technologies and our long-term plan to firmly support them in the region,” Mr. Helmy added.

Nexans offers a wide range of solutions that fit the customers’ present and future needs. The company will be promoting its latest data center innovations under the name of ‘Smart Choices for Digital Infrastructure’, which includes different data center infrastructure technologies that helps managers to support flexible, cost effective bandwidth architectures, optimized space usage and faster modular deployment.

Nexans will also be highlighting the features and benefits of its Nexans LANmark-7A and LANmark-8, which are designed for scalable and cost-effective high speed data centre applications and help customers scale up to 25G and 40G Ethernet over copper cabling.

Nexans’ LANmark ENSPACE solutions for data centres includes patch panels, cables and connectors which will help data centres meet the growing data demands. ENSPACE brings a number of benefits to the end-user by optimising space usage and cable management. With ENSPACE the company can offer end-users a fibre cabling solution that is able to reduce rack space by 50% compared to conventional fibre systems.

Also on display will be Nexans’ LANactive, a Fibre-to-the-Office (FttO) solution, which offers customers a new alternative approach to office networking by using passive fibre cabling and components together with locally distributed active FTTO-switches to provide Ethernet services via standard copper based RJ45 technology to the device.

Nexans will be exhibiting at Stand B4 – 10, Hall 4 at GITEX Technology Week 2016. Global experts from the company will be available at the stand to meet with customers and share their expertise on their latest enterprise LAN infrastructure, data centre solutions, and smart building / converged IP applications including efficient ways to support Wireless LAN (WLAN), and Power-over-Ethernet (PoE).

About Nexans:

Nexans brings energy to life through an extensive range of cables and cabling solutions that deliver increased performance for our customers worldwide. Nexans’ teams are committed to a partnership approach that supports customers in four main business areas: Power transmission and distribution (submarine and land), Energy resources (Oil & Gas, Mining and Renewables), Transportation (Road, Rail, Air, Sea) and Building (Commercial, Residential and Data Centers). Nexans’ strategy is founded on continuous innovation in products, solutions and services, employee development, customer training and the introduction of safe, low-environmental-impact industrial processes.

In 2013, Nexans became the first cable player to create a Foundation to introduce sustained initiatives for access to energy for disadvantaged communities worldwide.

Nexans is an active member of Europacable, the European Association of Wire & Cable Manufacturers, and a signatory of the Europacable Industry Charter. The Charter expresses its members’ commitment to the principles and objectives of developing ethical, sustainable and high-quality cables.

We have an industrial presence in 40 countries and commercial activities worldwide, employing close to 26,000 people and generating sales in 2015 of 6.2 billion euros. Nexans is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris, compartment A.