MATRIX STRUCTURED CABLING - CAT5e
Cable

PVC Solid UTP

LSZH Solid UTP

External Solid UTP

PVC Stranded 

External Industrial Grade 

Steel Wire Armoured UTP


Comparison of some old and new abbreviations, according to ISO/IEC 11801:


Examples of common industry abbreviations

Industry acronyms

ISO/IEC 11801 name

Overall Cable screening

Individual Pair shielding

UTP

U/UTP

none

none

STP, ScTP, PiMF

U/FTP

none

foil

FTP, STP, ScTP

F/UTP

foil

none

STP, ScTP

S/UTP

braiding

none

S-FTP, SFTP, STP

SF/UTP

Braiding + foil

none

FFTP

F/FTP

foil

foil

SSTP, SFTP, STP PiMF

S/FTP

braiding

foil