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News Data Centres

BICSI releases two international data center standards & data center specialty manual

May 9, 2019

The Essentials of Data Center Projects provides a holistic view of an overall data center project.

News Clean Technology

Photovoltaic windows installed at Seneca College campus in Toronto

May 9, 2019

Canada’s first transparent solar curtain wall is comprised of 18 photovoltaic glass panels covering an area of 510 sq. ft. providing 1.3 kW.

News HVAC

BrainBox AI of Montreal: AI for HVAC systems in buildings

May 9, 2019

The company’s technology combines deep learning, cloud-based computing and algorithms to support a 24/7 self-operating building controls that can enable significant energy savings.

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News Cabling

Graybar Canada opens new GTA facility

May 2, 2019

The new 90,000-sq.-ft. facility consolidates the company’s former branches in nearby Markham and Mississauga.

News Communications Technology

Sigfox Canada unveils coast-to-coast IoT network

April 25, 2019

Leveraging low-power wide area network (LPWAN) technology, the network reaches from St. John’s, Nfld. to Vancouver, and will be live in every province by the end of June, 2019.

News ConnectivityNetworks

IEEE publishes three IEEE 802.3 standard amendments for greater Ethernet functionality

April 23, 2019

The amendments provide physical layers, and associated control and management parameters, for increased network Ethernet speeds, enhanced backplane applications and improved delivery of power over Ethernet.

News ConnectivityTelecom

Ericsson opening 5G incubator in Silicon Valley

April 23, 2019

Currently under construction and expected to open in the summer of 2019, the 5G-connected facility will bring multiple core capabilities together under one roof.

News Lighting

IoT and connected lighting forum a highlight at LIGHTFAIR International (May 22)

April 23, 2019

The replacement of today’s lighting infrastructure with LED products offers the potential for future connected lighting systems, each luminaire becomes a point of intelligence that can share information.

News Lighting

Signify acquiring WiZ Connected

April 23, 2019

Headquartered in Hong Kong, WiZ Connected will continue to sell Wi-Fi-based connected lamps and luminaires under its own brand.

News ConnectivityNetworksStandards

LoRa Alliance and DLMS user association bringing IoT to utilities

April 4, 2019

By using DLMS over LoRaWAN networks, utilities will achieve network connectivity that supports smart metering use cases – gas, electricity, thermal energy and water – across many different IoT applications.