Building Industry Consulting Services International (BICSI)
BICSI publishes standards and manuals for the information transportation systems (ITS) industry.
The Building Industry Consulting Services International (BICSI) publishes standards and guidelines for use in the design, installation and integration of information transportation systems (ITS). These standards address pathways, spaces, fiber- and copper-based distribution systems, wireless-based systems and the infrastructure that supports the transportation of information and signaling between communications and information gathering devices.
BICSI currently offers or is developing standards covering:
- Commercial building telecommunications cabling
- Data centers
- International cabling
- Grounding and bonding
- K-12 education facilities
BICSI publications are grouped by subject matter and cover topics such as:
- Distribution design
- Electronic safety and security
- Information transport systems installation
- Network design
- Outside plant design
- Wireless design