Challenges in Cable Management: Aesthetic Versus Efficiency

Cable Management
March 5, 2020 | Cable Management

Connectivity is integral for any organization that wants to stay competitive and communicate effectively. Connectivity enables an organization to make mission-critical determinations daily. Organizations use different types of cabling solutions depending on their data and power requirements. Whether it be an all-copper installation, an all-fiber installation or some other kind of installation, cable management efficiency […]

January 23, 2020 | Cable Management, Cabling

This is the third installment of a series that includes Ethernet Cable Types 101: A Quick and Simple Guide (part one) and The Evolution of Ethernet Cable Types: Understanding IEEE Supplements (part two). The first article covered things such as what Ethernet is, the various types of Ethernet cables on the market presently, how it’s […]

November 12, 2019 | Cable Management

This is Part 5 of a six-part interview series with FreeAxez CEO Earl Geertgens on the history for FreeAxez, Gridd, building design, cable management, the evolution of raised floors, and the future of flooring. FreeAxez: History of the Company For over 20 years, FreeAxez has been the leading innovator, developer, and manufacturer of adaptive cable […]

November 7, 2019 | Cable Management

This is Part 5 of a six-part interview series with FreeAxez CEO Earl Geertgens on the company’s history, Gridd, building design, workplace cable management, the evolution of raised floors and the future of flooring. The Applications of Cable Management in the Workplace The Gridd Raised Access Floor Cable Management System, GriddPower Floor System, and Gridd […]

  Welcome to FreeAxez’ newly updated website! For more than 25 years, FreeAxez has revolutionized cable management and access floors with an award-winning Adaptive Cabling Distribution® system that smoothly integrates technology through a superior raised floor system.We hope you enjoy browsing through all our beautiful new imagery, tools and helpful design resources like CAD and […]

A NASCAR Pit Crew epitomizes efficiency and flexibility and SPEED. In seconds trained professionals can modify their vehicle to suit the needs of both the track and driver. At FreeAxez we hosted our own simulation of a NASCAR pit crew. But instead of having a trained NASCAR team working on high-octane vehicles, we had volunteers […]

In basketball higher is better. But not so when it comes to raised access floors. Sure. The idea behind access floors is to create space for technology cabling to run underneath. And you want something flexible that easily adapts to your changing technology needs. But what’s the best height for your raised floor to accommodate […]

How do major institutions such as Fortune 500 companies, government offices including the CIA and FBI, universities, banks, and airports safely manage thousands of cables that connect their computers, phones, and other technology? More and more, the answer lies in cable management systems. Bank of America, Johnson & Johnson, Google, MIT, and The White House […]

Photo Credit: WeWork/Lauren Kallen. Co-working spaces, a shared office where multiple businesses and employees work side-by-side, are growing in popularity across the country. With benefits including lower rental costs than a traditional office, the concept is ideal for startups and small businesses seeking a brick-and-mortar space to call “headquarters,” and freelancers looking to ditch the […]

There’s a reason companies like Bank of America, Johnson & Johnson and Lockheed Martin have installed Gridd® in their offices. Designed to support the cable management needs of high performance buildings, Gridd helps optimize energy efficiency, durability, life-cycle performance and occupant productivity. It goes beyond the traditional idea of the “raised access floor”—it’s a system […]

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