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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

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CenturyLink introduces Managed Hybrid SD-WAN offering

July 25, 2017

CenturyLink, Inc.  today announced the availability of  Managed Hybrid SD-WAN offerings, which it said are WAN packages that leverage software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) technology to integrate and optimize traffic flow across both broadband internet connections and private MPLS networks. According

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IBM X-Force Red launches new services for automotive industry and IoT

July 24, 2017

IBM Security today announced the launch of two new security testing practice areas focused on automotive security and the Internet of Things (IoT). The new services will be delivered via a team of IBM X-Force Red researchers focused on testing

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NetScout integrates ISNG with Arbor Networks

July 24, 2017

NetScout Systems Inc. today, today announced the integration between its real-time information platform, ISNG, and its network threat analysis offering, Arbor Networks Spectrum. “Using a common, shared data source will also promote smooth collaboration between the network and security teams,”

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Berk-Tek launches PoE optimized LANmark-IP cable

July 18, 2017

Berk-Tek, a Nexans Company, and manufacturer of network infrastructure offerings, has announced the release of a new cable it said is designed for PoE applications with low bandwidth requirements. “Today, there are more than 100 million devices effectively powered with