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From Order to Chaos: The Automation Journey

2017-01-11T09:44:20-08:00 November 22, 2016|Design & Installation, Lab Automation Software, Layer 1, News|

The Engineering Lab Symposium is an annual event where Mirapath brings together end users and industry leaders to discuss the current trends, challenges, and best practices for engineering labs. This year, our featured speaker is Dan Lunderville, Manager of Global Customer Labs at Palo Alto Networks. Dan has worked in customer support since 1997, running [...]

Custom Power Strip Bracket Design

2017-02-09T14:26:17-08:00 November 17, 2016|Power Strips|

Objective Mirapath created a custom power strip bracket for our customer, a cloud based business management software company, who were looking at a technology refresh of their existing cabinet power strips. The customer was using an open frame cabinet with no pre-built PDU mount panel and one of Mirapath’s custom power strip brackets. Solution In understanding [...]

Mirapath to Host the Engineering Lab Symposium

2017-01-11T12:14:08-08:00 November 7, 2016|News|

Mirapath announced today that it will host the Engineering Lab Symposium on Tuesday, November 8, in Santa Clara, California. The Engineering Lab Symposium is an annual event exclusively focused on engineering lab challenges, trends, and best practices. This year’s featured speaker is Dan Lunderville, Manager of Global Customer Labs at Palo Alto Networks. Mr. Lunderville [...]

To Single Mode or Multimode? That is the Question.

2017-03-29T13:29:00-08:00 October 26, 2016|Connectivity|

What is the difference between Single Mode Fiber (SMF) or Multimode Fiber (MMF) exactly? From a physical standpoint, MMF has a bigger core compared to SMF which allows for a longer wavelength of light. MMF typically uses Light-Emitting Diodes (LEDs) to launch the optical signal. SMF’s core diameter is much smaller than MMF.  Also, SMF uses [...]

5 Benefits of Layer One Switches

2017-01-11T12:16:46-08:00 October 19, 2016|Lab Automation Software, Layer 1|

As the race to market becomes more crowded and competitive, companies need to find solutions to address the challenges engineering labs face due to long equipment set up times, high equipment costs, silos, and lack of visibility on equipment utilization. Whether in a hardware, performance, QA, pre-production, or DevOps testing lab, automation remains the key [...]

Mirapath Announces International Expansion

2017-01-11T12:19:29-08:00 August 31, 2016|Design & Installation, Low Voltage Structured Cabling, News|

Mirapath announced today that it is expanding internationally with the opening of its first European office in Amsterdam, Netherlands to address its global customers’ demand. Concurrent with this new office, Mirapath successfully completed its first European project - a full build out of an engineering lab for a leading cybersecurity company based in the U.S. [...]

Challenges In High Density Rack Deployments

2017-01-11T12:20:00-08:00 June 14, 2016|Power Strips, Racks & Hardware|

Rack densities continue to increase as customers look to optimize data center utilization and reduce costs. If you can go from 4 x 5 Kw racks to 1 x 17 Kw rack, why not? The savings in real estate and infrastructure (racks, rack power strips, connectivity) are significant. Back of the envelope calculation gave me [...]

Fortune 500 Company Increases Office Workspace by 40%

2017-01-11T12:20:30-08:00 March 15, 2016|Low Voltage Structured Cabling, Managed Services|

Background and Challenges The customer needed to renovate their 4 story building's office space to allow for more workstations with minimal costs. All existing cubicles would be removed with new cubicles and configurations. However, to keep costs down, the customer wanted to reuse existing cabling as much as possible. This required a lot of pre-planning, [...]