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ICT Canada – Presented by BICSI Events announced

January 23, 2018

BICSI has announced details of two Canadian conferences that will take place next year and in 2021 at the Toronto Congress Centre. To be known as ICT Canada – Presented by BICSI Events, planned are the following: * 2019 BICSI

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UNH-IOL test initiative results in certification of 37 new PoE offerings

January 16, 2018

The Ethernet Alliance today announced the certification of the first 37 Power over Ethernet (PoE) products through its new PoE certification program. Products from multiple Ethernet industry vendors were tested at the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL) in

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Samsung delivers its IoT vision at CES 2018

January 9, 2018

Samsung Electronics Canada today outlined its vision and strategy for intelligent Internet of Things (IoT) experiences at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nev. “At Samsung, we believe IoT should be as easy as flipping a switch,”

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State of NB-IoT market subject of new report by Mobile Experts

January 9, 2018

Narrow Band-IoT will represent more than 57% of cellular IoT shipments by 2022 but 5G IoT will be a niche initiative, according to a new report from Mobile Experts Inc. “It’s been clear for some time that IoT is the

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Ethernet Alliance hails official arrival of 200G, 400G

January 9, 2018

The Ethernet Alliance, a global consortium dedicated to the advancement of Ethernet technologies, has commended the IEEE 802.3 Ethernet Working Group on the approval of IEEE 802.3bs standard for Ethernet Amendment: Media Access Control Parameters, Physical Layers, and Management Parameters

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Tektronix test equipment used in major terahertz multiplexer pilot

January 3, 2018

Measurement vendor Tektronix today announced that its instruments played an important role in a technology demonstration that it said could one day enable the next generation of ultra-high bandwidth wireless communications links. In an article published in the journal Nature Communications,

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IDC forecasts digital transformation spend to reach US$1.3 trillion this year

January 3, 2018

Worldwide spending on digital transformation (DX) technologies (hardware, software, and services) is expected to be nearly US$1.3 trillion in 2018, an increase of 16.8% over the US$1.1 trillion spent in 2017. A new update to the Worldwide Semi-annual Digital Transformation

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Telecom growth a boon for structured cabling industry: TMR

December 29, 2017

The global structured cabling market has seen an upsurge in demand in recent times due to the employability of telecommunications across a wide array of industries, says TMR Research. TMR’s new report entitled, “Structured Cabling Market – Global Industry Analysis,

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The Digitization Of Taiwan

December 19, 2017

By Paul Barker Taiwan, a nation whose total land mass is just slightly larger than Vancouver Island, has, despite that major geographic size difference, some distinct similarities to Canada. Key among is that each of their closest neighbors — the

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Age of smart testing via IIoT fast approaching, says Frost & Sullivan

December 18, 2017

The emergence of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and its implementation in test and measurement (T&M) is expected to transform the industry, says research firm Frost & Sullivan. The company adds that through digital connectivity the use of test equipment