DEMARC Extensions


What is a Demarcation Point?


Demarcation point is where service provider responsibility ends and client responsibility begins. Demarcation point of each building is decided by the engineers during the building construction.

This where the Cable, Fiber, DSL, T1, T3, OC3, OC12 etc service Provider leaves the cable that needs to be connected to your router.


In most cases, this demarcation point is located in certain suite of the building or in separate location. Customer is responsible for extending cable from this demarcation point to their suite. TEXOTEC inc can help you with this. We can extend the cable to your suite from the demarcation point.


Can Service Providers install the cable for me?


In most cases, service providers do not want to take this additional work. Some service providers may provide this service for additional cost.


What consists of extending the demarcation point?


  • Setting up a smart jack at the demarcation point.
  • Extending cable from smart jack to customer suite.
  • Installing another smart jack at customer suite.


How much does it cost to extend the cable?


Cost of running cable from the demarcation point to your suite will depend on many factors. Length of cable needed is usually the prime factor.


Do you provide free estimates?


Yes, we do provide free estimates. We can setup an appointment to visit your site and do a free site survey. Give us a call at 800-350-0415 to set up an appointment.



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