Direct-Attach cables are suitable for very short distances and offer a cost-effective way to connect within racks and across adjacent racks. offers passive cables in lengths of 0.5, 1, 2, 3, 5, 7 and 10 metres and active cables in lengths of 7, 10 and 12 metres.

The added advantage of using Direct- Attach cables is the ability to code for multi-vendor solutions, allowing the customer to connect from one vendor’s switch to another using the same cable.