With a background in engineering and technology design, Roy Kusuma has been part of the ICT industry since 2012. In his current role with Belden, Roy oversees cable and connectivity design and quoting for networking solutions, and is responsible for new product developments in category cabling. Since 2013, he has specialized in Category 6A cable and Power over Ethernet product design and research, developing high-efficiency products and solutions. He graduated from Purdue University in 2012 with a BS in materials engineering. As a member of BICSI, NFPA and TIA’s TR-42.7 Copper Cabling Sub-Committee, he has made several contributions to standards development in the industry. Roy has also published numerous white papers and industry guidelines for the safe, reliable use of networking infrastructure installations – particularly in high-power, 4-pair Ethernet applications.