Copper Data Colors

UCA Information Technology Standards

SUBJECT: Copper Data Cable Colors

INITIAL DATE: 22 March 2009
REVISION DATE: N/A

Copper Cable Color Standard
Color Edge – in the wall Edge – patch cable Edge – Data Center/Core
Blue Standard Ethernet
Green Wireless  Wireless
White Security Cameras  Security Cameras
Red  TPNH  TPNH
Orange Gigabit uplink connections Gigabit uplink connections
Yellow Residence Hall Student Rooms
Black  Lock Controllers
Purple  Server to Switch
Brown
Gray  Faculty/Staff user connections  Server to SAN
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