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DesignLights Consortium adds ioXt security certification to NLC5

October 22, 2020

October 22, 2020 – The ioXt Alliance reports the DesignLights Consortium (DLC) has added ioXt security certification to its Networked Lighting Control System Technical Requirements (v.5), also known as NLC5. “As buildings continue to evolve to become more connected, the

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Schneider Electric offers AI-assisted advising to drive next-gen services

October 6, 2020

October 6, 2020 – Schneider Electric reports it has placed a “multi-million-dollar investment into AI and machine learning technology […] to drive next-generation, digitally-enabled services.” The investment brings artificial intelligence-assisted advising to its energy and sustainability services offer, says the

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Analytics, smart offices and more at Canadian Virtual ICT Forum

October 6, 2020

October 6, 2020 – BICSI, an association supporting the advancement of the information & communications technology (ICT) community, invites you to register now for the next Virtual ICT (vICT) Forum. The next vICT is being held October 29: 10 am

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Leviton completes Berk-Tek acquisition

October 5, 2020

October 5, 2020 – Leviton reports it has completed its acquisition of Berk-Tek—a manufacturer of fiber optic and copper network cabling—which we reported back in July. “Customers in Canada now get the benefit of an enhanced and expanded copper and

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RECALL: Monoprice Cat 6 bulk CMR cables due to fire hazard

September 19, 2020

September 19, 2020 – The U.S. CPSC announced a voluntary recall involving Monoprice Cat 6 ethernet bulk CMR communications cable. While designed to prevent fires from spreading between floors through risers and vertical shafts, the cables do not meet the

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Fluke invests in Everactive to expand IIoT monitoring solutions

September 9, 2020

September 9, 2020 – Fluke Corp. (a Fortive Corp. business) announced it led an investment in Everactive, a technology company that sells “category-defining” batteryless, wireless industrial internet of things solutions. Everactive will raise up to $35 million as part of

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Start nominating for the 2020 Digie Awards

August 31, 2020

August 31, 2020 – Nominations are now open for the 2020 Commercial Real Estate Digital Innovation (a.k.a. Digie) Awards, which have been presented by Realcomm/IBcon since 1999 to recognize outstanding companies, real estate projects, technologies and the next generation of

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Itron recognized for IoT-based wastewater monitoring solution

August 29, 2020

August 29, 2020 – Itron Inc. received a 2020 Product of the Year Award from IoT Evolution World in recognition of an IoT-based wastewater monitoring solution utilizes Itron’s multi-purpose industrial IoT network and connected wastewater sensors to identify conditions that

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Circa expanding into IoT space with Teletics acquisition

August 17, 2020

August 17, 2020 – Circa Enterprises Inc., a manufacturer of equipment for the telecom, electrical utility and construction industries, has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Teletics Inc., a manufacturer and supplier of wireless voice and

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Delta Controls lands 2020 Global Company of the Year Award

July 30, 2020

July 30, 2020 – Today, Frost & Sullivan recognized Delta Controls Inc. with its 2020 Global Company of the Year Award, based on its recent analysis of the global building automation systems (BAS) market. “Its development and convergence of technologies,