The following is a list of the required records for each of the four classes of administration. An administration system shall provide a method to find the record associated with any specific identifier. The administration system may be managed using a paper-based system, general-purpose spreadsheet software, or special-purpose cable management software.

Class 1 systems require the identifiers and records for the following:

TS identifier

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Telecommunications Main Grounding Busbar (TMGB)

Telecommunications Grounding Busbar (TGB)

Class 2 systems require the identifiers and records for the following:

All class 1 elements

Intra-building Backbone Cable

Intra-building Backbone pair or strand

Firestopping

Class 3 systems require the identifiers and records for the following:

All class 2 elements

Inter-building Backbone Cable

Inter-building Backbone pair or strand

Building

Class 4 systems require the identifiers and records for the following:

All class 3 elements