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Optical WDM market forecast to grow 8% in 2017

May 30, 2017

According to a recently published report from Dell’Oro Group, the total Optical WDM market, consisting of both long haul and metro equipment, is forecast to grow 8% in 2017, reaching a market value of US$12 billion. Ciena, Huawei, Infinera, Nokia,

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Cisco’s IoT Threat Defense segments, secures devices on the network

May 24, 2017

Cisco this week launched Iot Threat Defense, and architectural and services offering that it said segments devices on the network to provide adaptable, extensible protection for organizations at IoT scale. The first use of IoT Threat Defense will be to secure vital

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Report predicts healthy growth for fiber optic connector market

May 24, 2017

The global fiber optic connector market is expected to reach US$5.9 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The research firm points out that the fiber optics segment is expected to grow, significantly, over

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New CenturyLink study examines digital transformation readiness

May 23, 2017

Communication and IT services company CenturyLink, Inc. today announced the results of a commissioned study on the digital transformation of global enterprises. Conducted by 451 Research, the Enterprise Digital Transformation Study provides insight into how, why and at what pace

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HPE’s The Machine ‘built for the era of big data’

May 17, 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise this week introduced what it called the world’s largest single-memory computer — The Machine. The company said its largest R&D program ever is aimed at delivering a new paradigm called Memory-Driven Computing — an architecture custom-built for the

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CommScope launches high-speed migration platform

May 17, 2017

According to CommScope, as the world embarks on a potential fourth Industrial Revolution, it is the 30 to 50 billion connected devices that will spur the unprecedented growth in bandwidth. The next few years, it added, are critical to building

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Samsung, VMware team up to simplify IoT

May 17, 2017

At this week’s the Internet of Things World 2017 Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd and VMware announced a new collaboration they say will help simplify Internet of Things (IoT) for both information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) teams by expanding

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Dell Technologies launches IoT blitz at user conference

May 9, 2017

Dell Technologies today announced Internet of Things (IoT) products and partnerships it said are designed to take the complexity out of IoT deployments and help organizations realize the benefits of Digital Transformation. According to a recent Gartner report, there will be

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Fluke’s Accelix geared to maintenance teams, plant systems

May 8, 2017

According to Fluke, the promise of the industrial internet of things (IIoT) connects plant equipment to enable reliability maintenance teams to save costs and maximize uptime. The reality is that “most plants use offline equipment of varying types and age

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New options replacing DAS, small cells in the enterprise: Report

May 3, 2017

Today, Mobile Experts released analysis on eight different vertical markets and how they will invest in mobile infrastructure. Mobile Experts senior analyst Kyung Mun highlights the trend away from DAS toward small cells, DRS, CBRS, and repeaters as low-cost options.