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The future looks good

January 1, 2005

January marked the start of my second term as the BICSI Canadian Region Director and I look forward to the tasks and opportunities ahead….

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SLUMP IS OVER – IT’S TIME TO MOVE FORWARD

January 1, 2005

Any doubt that the downturn in the structured cabling industry has come to an end was erased in late January at the BICSI Winter Conference in Orlando….

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Fluke’s DS3/E3 provides total vision into WAN links

January 1, 2005

Fluke Networks Canada has released the OptiView DS3/E3, a WAN analyzer that the company says allows users to go from “out of the box to useful data” in 20 minutes….

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The Rise Of SAN

January 1, 2005

In the late 1990s, the city of Saskatoon was facing a problem common to many organizations: there was too much data and too little storage space. Over the years, the city diligently increased its stor…

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Greenlee launches new handheld infrared thermometer devices

January 1, 2005

Greenlee, a division of Textron Inc., has released two handheld infrared thermometer devices that allow for safe, non-contact temperature measurement of terminals, lugs, motors and circuit breakers in…

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Exfo’s FiberBasix 500 provides network-link certification

January 1, 2005

Exfo Electro-Optical Engineering Inc. has released the FiberBasix 500, a handheld test instrument that enables accurate measurement of signal attenuation during fiber optic cable installations….

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STI firestop composite sheet seals medium to large size openings

January 1, 2005

Specified Technologies Inc. has introduced the SpecSeal, a composite sheet that provides an effective seal against fire, smoke and combustion by-products for openings of any shape in common constructi…

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Belden CDT PowerSense designed for POE apps

January 1, 2005

Belden CDT Networking has released the PowerSense line of power distribution products for Power over Ethernet (POE) applications….

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A Troubleshooting Manifesto

January 1, 2005

In the days when ‘dial-up’ ruled, when music was played on cassettes, and when 48 Hours was both the name of a popular movie and the amount of time it took to download a 1 MB file, the network environ…

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Coming out of the valley

January 1, 2005

The buzz in the halls and in the exhibit area at the recent 2005 BICSI Winter Conference in Orlando was palpable. The number of new products released proof that a prolonged industry slump that has dec…