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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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Hitachi video analytics offering delivers advanced insights, real-time alerts

February 9, 2017

Hitachi Insight Group, which is responsible for driving the global unified Internet of Things (IoT) business and go-to-market (GTM) strategy for Hitachi, Ltd. has launched new video analytics software it said is designed to enhance and extend its Smart City

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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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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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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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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