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Legrand throws its support behind Cisco’s Digital Building Solutions

February 22, 2017

Legrand said this week it has reaffirmed its commitment to Cisco’s Digital Building Solutions as an ecosystem partner, formerly known as the Cisco Digital Ceiling Framework, with the on-going development of new products to support the evolving intelligent building landscape.

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CABA completes Intelligent Buildings and IoT research project

February 22, 2017

The Continental Automated Buildings Association said this week it has completed its “Intelligent Buildings and the Impact of the Internet of Things” research project. The Intelligent Buildings Council, a core working council of CABA, commissioned the initiative to examine the

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CommScope becomes founding partner of Infrastructure Masons

February 22, 2017

CommScope has announced it is the first Founding Partner of Infrastructure Masons, an organization created to bring together technical professionals involved in infrastructure services – from end users to consultants to vendors. The organization was established to provide network infrastructure

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Belden REVConnect wins ISE technology award

February 14, 2017

Belden Inc. has received an innovation award for REVConnect, a new connectivity system. The Top New Technology (TNT) Awards annually recognize new and outstanding products and services exhibited at the Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) show in Amsterdam. A team of

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Huawei Canada launches research venture with Polytechnique Montréal

February 14, 2017

Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. has launched a multi-year joint research venture with Polytechnique Montréal: the NSERC-Huawei Industrial Research Chair in Future Wireless Technologies, or Future Wireless Chair (FuWiC). Huawei said the partnership will be the first academic chair partnership for Huawei’s

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Huawei, Aurora Multimedia launch first 10G PoE switch at ISE 2017

February 7, 2017

Huawei has announced what it calls the world’s first network switch to allow the IPX transceiver by Aurora Multimedia Corp. to receive Power over Ethernet (PoE) directly from the 10G network switch at ISE 2017. The switch will enable 10G

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Measurable 5G impact on mobile growth to start by 2020: Cisco

February 7, 2017

By 2021 more members of the global population will be using mobile phones (5.5 billion) than bank accounts (5.4 billion), running water (5.3 billion), or landlines (2.9 billion), according to the 11th annual Cisco Visual Networking Index™ (VNI) Global Mobile Data

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Half of WSN adopters using cloud for IoT development: ON World

January 31, 2017

One in two wireless sensor network (WSN) adopters are using cloud infrastructure for their industrial Internet of Things development, according to a recently published survey by ON World, a firm that provides global business intelligence on IoT markets. “Wireless sensor

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New Rittal enclosures contain NEMA compliant 3-Point latching system

January 31, 2017

Rittal Systems Ltd. is now offering 24″, 30″ and 36″ high stainless steel wallmount enclosures with a 3-point latching system that meets UL Type 4X protection ratings. The secure 3-point latching system delivers better resistance to harsh industrial environments where

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Viavi’s cloud-based CERTiFi tailored for enterprise test and certification

January 24, 2017

Viavi Solutions this week announced CERTiFi, a cloud-based system enabling enterprise cabling contractors to manage test and certification projects across increasingly distributed workforces with complex specifications. According to the company, CERTiFi, which is powered by Viavi’s StrataSync cloud management platform