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Cisco to purchase hyperconvergence vendor Springpath

August 21, 2017

Cisco announced today its intent to acquire Springpath, Inc., a Sunnyvale, Calif.-based provider of hyperconvergence software. Springpath has developed a distributed file system purpose-built for hyperconvergence that enables server-based storage systems. The companies have worked together since early 2016 to

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BT, Dell EMC alliance to explore new form of switching

August 16, 2017

BT and Dell EMC today announced a research collaboration the two said is dedicated to validating a new way of managing network traffic. The proof-of-concept, which is taking place at the BT Labs in Adastral Park, England will explore how

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IoT device management market expected to reach US$2.5 billion by 2022

August 16, 2017

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “IoT Device Management Market by Solution, Service, Application Area, Deployment Model, and Organization Size – Global Forecast to 2022” report to their offering. The market size is expected to grow from

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Futurist Carroll to deliver opening keynote address at CMTS

August 16, 2017

New challenges and opportunities in Canada’s manufacturing sector will be a key theme of the 2017 Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS), returning to The International Centre in Mississauga, Ont., Sept. 25–28. “Manufacturing is a critical component of Canada’s economy,” a

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Schneider Electric, Switch sign patent license agreement

August 9, 2017

Switch has licensed its patented hot-aisle containment and cooling technology known as the Switch T-SCIFs and the Switch TSCs to Schneider Electric. The offerings include Switch’s tri-redundant power system, power distribution systems and Power PODs, central to the Switch WDMD

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Greenlee enhances its DataScout test system

August 9, 2017

Greenlee Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. company, this week announced the addition of ITU-T Y.1564, multi-stream BERT and advanced loopback capability to its DataScout 10G line. The new Ethernet test option enables certifying up to 16 unique Ethernet services per

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Gigamon survey probes cloud security preparedness

August 8, 2017

Traffic visibility vendor Gigamon Inc. today released results of a commissioned survey, “Hide and Seek: Cybersecurity and the Cloud,” conducted by Vanson Bourne, an independent market research company. The survey polled information technology (IT) and security decision-makers in the U.S.,

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BICSI revises, updates its RTPM program

August 2, 2017

BICSI today released its newly revised Registered Telecommunications Project Management (RTPM) program. “The role of an effective project manager is crucial to the outcome of any successful project,” the organization said in a release. “They must plan, execute and finalize

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Asset tracking IoT device market to triple by 2022

August 2, 2017

In their most recent report, Mobile Experts has released detailed analysis on the asset tracking IoT devices market. The report follows multiple vertical markets, illustrating future trends and includes descriptions of transportation, healthcare, agriculture, industrial, retail, and consumer markets. Technologies

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Berk-Tek now Nexans Cabling Solutions (NCS) in Canada

July 31, 2017

Nexans announced today that the LAN cable products previously offered under the Berk-Tek brand in Canada will now be branded as Nexans products and be part of an expanded structured cabling portfolio known as Nexans Cabling Solutions. The new product