Cat5e or Cat6? what are the benefits to both?

Cat5e or Cat6?

Cat5e or cat6, what will be best for you… Let us explain the difference’s and you can see what suits your needs best.

In this blog we will explain this difference between cables and choosing the right install will have a massive impact to your networks. Yes, they both connect to the internet, but you may need to access/ transfer large files, or you may only need to send emails.

Well, here is everything you need to know about Cat5e and Cat6 cables. (more…)

EightComms New Brand & Website Launch

We are excited to announce the launch of our new Eight Comms brand and website! As we have continued to grow over the past decade our team and the services we provide have also continued to improve and diversify. It is for this reason that we took the decision to change our name from Coles Cables to Eight Comms.

Our products and services have also expanded to encompass a 360-degree suite of solutions that we are capable of delivering. With this comprehensive suite of services, we will not only be able to provide new customers with everything they require in one place, but we’ll also be able to expand our offering to our valued existing customers.

As part of our new Eight Comms brand, we are also committed to continue to guarantee the best possible level of service you will find anywhere. Our fully qualified and accredited team of experts are able to cover all fields of data and communications, so you can trust in us to do a great job.

We will be continuing to unveil new and exciting services and elements of our brand and brand values in the forthcoming weeks, so we would love it if you could follow us on our social media channels to keep up to date with all of the exciting changes taking place.

We’d love to know what you think of our new brand and website, so please get in touch with the team at to share your comments and views.