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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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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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Test vendor Viavi says 400G ecosystem momentum on the rise

February 7, 2017

Viavi Solutions today announced it has sold its ONT-600 400G tester to companies representing a “significant cross-section” of the high-speed optical networking ecosystem, demonstrating momentum in this emerging yet rapidly growing test category. Customers range from chip, module and network

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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

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Fluke intros ‘world’s first’ certified Category 8 field tester

January 23, 2017

Fluke Networks today introduced the DSX-8000 CableAnalyzer, which it said is the first field tester independently certified and endorsed to meet all the requirements for the Category 8 field testing standard. “The Fluke Networks DSX-8000 CableAnalyzer has been confirmed by

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APOLAN planning big Passive Optical LAN push at BICSI 2017 Winter Conference

January 20, 2017

The Association for Passive Optical LAN (APOLAN), a non-profit organization that is driving adoption and educating the market about passive optical local area networks (LAN), will showcase the Association’s growing success and educational expertise at the BICSI 2017 Winter Conference

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Fiber, Copper & The Digital Revolution

January 17, 2017

The digital revolution will continue at a torrid pace in 2017 and with it so too will activity in four major technology blocks that make it all possible – the cloud, of course, the data centre, the structured cabling infrastructure

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Schneider Electric collaborates with HPE on Micro Datacenter

January 17, 2017

Schneider Electric,  has collaborated with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) on HPE Micro Datacenter, introduced recently at the Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference in Las Vegas. The collaboratively engineered converged infrastructure offering provides end-to-end IT infrastructure, networking, storage

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BICSI to launch Emerging Professional of the Year Award

January 17, 2017

Each year, BICSI presents several awards at its annual Winter Conference & Exhibition. For the upcoming Winter Conference Awards Banquet, BICSI is introducing a brand new award. The future recipients of the Emerging ICT Professionals Award will be individuals ages

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Belden to showcase enterprise connectivity offerings in Tampa

January 17, 2017

Belden Inc. says it will offer a hands-on, up-close look at connectivity offerings that can be used across the enterprise at the 2017 BICSI Winter Conference & Exhibition, Jan. 22-26 in Tampa, Fla. To give ICT professionals a better understanding