West Kingston, R.I.-based APC recently simplified data center transformations to 10Gb/s Ethernet network architectures with the introduction of its Cable Infrastructure Assessment Service. APC’s new service, specially designed for Cisco, supports the global launch of the Cisco Nexus 5000 Series, a line of Layer 2 access switches designed for data centers that provide high-density, low-latency, 10Gb Ethernet switching, as well as a fully unified data center fabric integrating LAN, SAN, and HPC traffic.

The APC Cable Infrastructure Assessment Service, available through Cisco Advanced Data Center services, delivers the necessary resources, expertise, and tools to prepare data centers to meet 10Gb/s Ethernet specifications.