SYSTIMAX GigaSPEED X10D Category 6A Solutions With the introduction of the GigaSPEED X10D GS6 patch panel and the MGS600 information outlet, CommScope engineers pushed the threshold and reduced the original 15-meter cable length requirement to 5 meters for 3 or 4 connector channels and only 3 meters for 2 connector channels -- a more than 65 percent reduction in short channel length.