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Transition Networks extender simplifies IP surveillance upgrades

September 19, 2016

Transition Networks Inc. today announced the availability of its Ethernet Over Coax Extender with PoE+, which it said reduces cost and accelerates time to service by utilizing existing coax cabling infrastructure to upgrade from analog to IP-based surveillance cameras or

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All-flash offering ‘unites’ Dell EMC ScaleIO, PowerEdge servers

September 16, 2016

Dell EMC yesterday announced Dell EMC ScaleIO Ready Node, a software-defined, all-flash offering running on Dell EMC PowerEdge x86 servers, which it said is designed to help customers transform and modernize their data centres by utilizing Dell EMC ScaleIO. Considered

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Nokia, Sonera trial new copper cable technology

September 13, 2016

Nokia and Sonera today announced trials held that demonstrated both 5G mobile networking and new copper cable technologies capable of delivering data speeds of up to 10 Gbps Nokia and Sonera, the Finnish arm of the Nordic operator Telia Company,

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OpenText to acquire Dell EMC’s enterprise content division

September 12, 2016

Waterloo, Ont.-based OpenText Corp. announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Dell EMC’s Enterprise Content Division (ECD), including Documentum. ECD offers a suite of leading Enterprise Content Management solutions with deep industry focus, including the

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Samsung Canada recalls Note7 smartphones

September 12, 2016

  Samsung Electronics Canada, Inc. today confirmed it has recalled the Note7 phone sold between August 19, 2016 through to September 1, 2016. “Samsung continues to ensure that consumer safety remains our top priority,” said Paul Brannen, COO and executive

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Dell and EMC mega-merger now official

September 7, 2016

Dell Technologies today announced completion of the acquisition of EMC Corp., which it said creates a “unique family of businesses that provides the essential infrastructure for organizations to build their digital future, transform IT and protect their most important asset,

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Belden acquires General Cable’s Gepco brand

September 7, 2016

Belden Inc. this week announced that it has acquired the assets of the Gepco brand from General Cable. “This acquisition significantly increases Belden’s product portfolio to include AV panels, assemblies and test equipment, further demonstrating our continued commitment to the

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BlackBerry, Samsung supply ‘spy-proof’ tablets to German government

September 2, 2016

BlackBerry Ltd. announced today at the IFA Berlin conference that its SecuTABLET is being used by government agencies in Germany to ensure its staff can work on the go without falling victim to espionage. BlackBerry’s tablet, integrated with government-grade MAM

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IT complexity harming operations of enterprises: VMware CEO

August 30, 2016

This week at VMworld 2016, company CEO Pat Gelsinger highlighted the massive adoption of cloud but also pointed out there is a minimal connection across these clouds and businesses are grappling with this constraint. Gelsinger cited an August 2016 Economist

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Mobile Experts ‘slice up the IoT pie’ in new report

August 30, 2016

Today, Mobile Experts released what it described as “the most comprehensive analysis ever published on the Internet of Things market space.” The new report, entitled IoT: The Big Picture 2016 takes a broad look at 36 different technologies and mapping 26 applications of