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Reference EN 50174-1:2009
Title Information technology - Cabling installation - Part 1: Installation specification and quality assurance
Project Number 15916
Abstract/Scope This European Standard specifies requirements for the following aspects of information technology cabling: a) installation specification, quality assurance documentation and procedures; b) documentation and administration; c) operation and maintenance. This European Standard is applicable to all types of information technology cabling including generic cabling systems designed in accordance with the EN 50173 series of standards. Safety (electrical safety and protection, optical power, fire, etc.) and electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) requirements are outside the scope of this European Standard and are covered by other standards and regulations. However, information given in this European Standard may be of assistance in meeting these standards and regulations.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2009-05-27
Current Stage code deadline 2010-05-01
Deadline date for vote 2007-04-30


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IEC Technical Body ISO/IEC/JTC 1/SC25
Reference Document  
ICS 35.110 - Networking
Keywords Information technology; Cabling installation; Quality assurance
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2009-05-27 2010-05-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2009-05-01 2009-09-01  
5061 2009-03-27 2009-05-01  
5060 2008-11-26 2008-12-26 export to doc file  EN
5020 2008-09-19 2008-11-21 export to doc file  EN
4099 2008-07-21 2008-08-21  
4060 2008-01-02 2008-04-23 export to doc file  EN
4020 2007-07-27 2007-12-21 export to doc file  EN
3099 2007-04-18 2007-07-31  
3099 2006-04-05 2006-10-05  
3020 2005-12-08 2006-04-05  
2020 2005-04-15 2005-10-15  
2020 2004-04-01 2004-10-01  
2020 2003-07-01 2004-09-30  
1000 2003-04-03 2003-07-01  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2009-05-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2009-05-29
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2009-11-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2010-05-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2012-05-01


(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.