Multimedia Enclosure conserves space in data centers.

Press Release Summary:

Designed to mount directly to overhead conveyance in data center, Skinny-Trunk® mini ladder rack enclosure mounts directly to overhead conveyance to free up space in rack below for additional networking equipment. Enclosure provides multimedia capabilities for fiber (96 duplex LC ports) or copper (48 ports) or combination thereof. Along with space for 8 modules or feed-through adapter panels, features include aluminum construction with powder coat finish and acrylic glass front cover.

Original Press Release:

CABLExpress® Launches Mini Ladder Rack Enclosure

New Skinny-Trunk® enclosure designed to save space in the data center

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- CABLExpress® announces the launch of its mini ladder rack enclosure, a multimedia enclosure designed to mount directly to overhead conveyance in the data center. As part of the Skinny-Trunk® Solution, the mini ladder rack enclosure enables more efficient usage of conditioned rack space.

"We designed the mini ladder rack enclosure to provide another option for organizations with limited space in their data centers," said Matthew Graham, director of CABLExpress. "By mounting directly to overhead conveyance, the enclosure frees space in the rack below for additional networking equipment. As the volume and speed of data increases and creates the need for more hardware, the ability to save space without sacrificing manageability or performance will continue to be extremely valuable in this industry."

The Skinny-Trunk mini ladder rack enclosure features:

--  Multimedia capabilities for fiber (96 duplex LC ports) or copper (48 ports), or a combination of the two

--  Space for eight modules or feed-through adapter panels

--  Lightweight aluminum construction with powder coat finish to ensure a longer product lifespan and a sleek look

--  Acrylic glass front cover to safeguard data flow

--  Stable spring couplers to facilitate high performance and maximum uptime

--  Optional cable management channel available with flexible telescoping to protect cables

--  Design that directly integrates with the CABLExpress Skinny-Trunk Solution and the recommended TIA-942 structured cabling standard

CABLExpress also offers a full-size ladder rack enclosure that can hold 192 LC duplex ports or 96 copper ports.

About CABLExpress®

For more than three decades, CABLExpress has manufactured high-performance connectivity products, guaranteeing its customers the quality that their data centers demand. The CABLExpress Skinny-Trunk® Solution is a high-performance, high-density product family that saves space and installation time while future-proofing a data center's infrastructure. For more information, visit,, or call 800-913-9465.

Contact Jamie King, CABLExpress

(315) 476-3000 ext. 2745

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