Hitachi Cable America Inc. releases new StratoGig-HD® advanced plenum-rated Category 7 cable


Manchester, New Hampshire, August, 11 2016–Hitachi Cable America Inc. (HCA) announces the release of its multi-purpose, high performance StratoGig-HD® Category 7 cable. Made at its Manchester, New Hampshire facility, the StratoGig-HD is designed to accommodate 10 gigabit Ethernet and beyond, support up to 120 watts of power for Power over Ethernet applications and support all HDBaseT applications up a full 100 meters. With a plenum listing from UL, the StratoGig-HD can be installed in almost any indoor environment. Additional features of this highly versatile cable include four pairs of 22 gauge copper conductors (each surrounded by its own foil barrier), an overall braid, 3rd party performance certified by the HDBaseT Alliance and compliance to ISO standard 11801 for Class F cables. The construction and materials used in making the StratoGig-HD enable exceptional immunity to external electrical noise such as RFI, EMI and Alien Crosstalk. To learn more about this high-performing cable, visit: Category 7 StratoGig-HD® Cable from Hitachi Cable America

About Hitachi Cable America

Hitachi Cable America Inc. (HCA) is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi Metals, Ltd., a global manufacturer of high-grade metal products with customers in the computer, automotive and aerospace industries. HCA’s headquarters is in Purchase, New York, USA.

HCA consists of two divisions: The Performance Cable Systems & Materials Division and the Automotive Products Division. The Performance Cable Systems and Materials Division designs and manufactures copper and fiber optic communication cables and assemblies for a multitude of industries. Products support applications such as Ethernet, Industrial Ethernet, video, Power over Ethernet, HDMI, Infiniband and more. Manufacturing is done at the Manchester, New Hampshire, USA facility. For the US market, the company also imports and sells Hitachi products including optical components, wires and cables, medical cables and high-speed transceivers.

The Automotive Products Division designs and manufactures high-performance materials and components used by the automotive industry. Products include power cable harnesses for electric/hybrid vehicles, brake hose products and electric sensor harnesses. The Automotive Products Division operates manufacturing facilities in Indiana, Florida and Mexico.

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Hitachi Cable America Inc.
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