The Blue Wave Blog

Blue Wave is committed to providing top-quality service and support. Our blog offers a compilation of news, advice, and commentary to help you stay on top of your cabling needs.

Blue Wave Communications
Blue Wave Communications | September 24, 2019

How to Choose Between Plenum Vs Riser Rated Cables

It can be all too easy to underestimate the complexities of low-voltage cabling requirements for an office or data center. Many people aren’t fully aware of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and assume that just any cable will work for their needs—neglecting to verify that their cables actually meet National Electrical Code (NEC or NFPA 70) requirements.  There are several distinct cable ratings referenced in the NEC that businesses need to be aware of when planning and budgeting for a new cable installation or when hiring a low ...


Read More

Subscribe to Our Blog

Want to learn more and stay up-to-date with the cabling industry? Get instant notifications straight to your inbox!

Blue Wave Communications
Blue Wave Communications | August 28, 2019

5 Conference Room Setup Best Practices You Should Know

Effective business collaboration is key for increasing employee productivity and ensuring that everyone on the proverbial boat is rowing in the right ...


Read More
Blue Wave Communications
Blue Wave Communications | August 7, 2019

Blue Wave Communications: A Different Low Voltage Cabling Contractor

One of the problems with low voltage cabling in Florida, and probably throughout the country, is that the cabling is being treated more and more like ...


Read More
Blue Wave Communications
Blue Wave Communications | June 13, 2019

The Importance of Cellular DAS in Public Safety

A cellular distributed antenna system (DAS) can play a surprisingly important role in ensuring safety for your employees during an emergency. Having ...


Read More
Blue Wave Communications
Blue Wave Communications | April 17, 2019

What is a Sound Masking System and Why Should You Have One?

Workplace environments, whether in a corporate office, a hospital, a doctor’s office, or retail space, are packed with distractions that impede productivity and cost companies millions of dollars every year. In fact, according to a survey cited by Inc.com, “nearly 3 out of 4 workers (70 percent) admit they feel distracted when they’re on the job, with 16 percent asserting that they’re almost always distracted.” Why are workers so distracted? The Inc. article highlights a very important factor, stating that “80 percent of those surveyed cited ...


Read More
Blue Wave Communications
Blue Wave Communications | March 27, 2019

Does Video Surveillance Really Improve Your Security?

Closed-circuit television (CCTV) surveillance, or video surveillance, systems have long been a staple of security for businesses, hospitals, ...


Read More

Speak with a Blue Wave Specialist

Whether you have questions about your existing cabling infrastructure or have an upcoming project and need to schedule a consultation, we’re here to help!

Contact Us Now
Blue Wave Communications
Blue Wave Communications | March 6, 2019

4 Reasons To Clean Up Your Telecom Room Cables

A telecommunications room, or telecom room (TR), contains the technology equipment, cabling, and other IT resources that organizations use to ...


Read More