The ideal material to secure cables

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What is the ideal material to secure cables inside a data center cabinet?
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Velcro tapes and do not overtighten cables.
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)
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And to bundle cables together, you can readily get plastic zip locks in any length. Wrap the tie around the cable, feed through the lock and pull snug (not overtightened as noted above).  I use these.

You can get them with a plastic tab you can write upon. These are very useful.

Home Depot if you do not see another source.
Shaun VermaakSenior Consultant
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And cable tidies which are usually integrated into the cabinet but if not, can be added
http://www.videk.co.uk/section.php/2086/1/horizontal-cable-tidies-
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Natty GregIn Theory (IT)
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Cheap and can buy in bundles, of assorted length is zip ties
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)
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Yes. I think I called them zip locks. But we are talking about the same things.
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Thanks a lot

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