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Legrand’s 2019 Outlook for building control systems

January 24, 2019

The introduction of greater security measures for wireless digital lighting will help the electrical and lighting industries lead the IoT revolution in the built environment.

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Counterpoint Research: Top 10 IoT Trends for 2019

January 24, 2019

Edge computing and resolving security issues will be among the major trends predicted for the year ahead.

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Hitachi Solutions America acquires Capax Global

January 24, 2019

The acquisition strengthens Hitachi Solutions’ IoT capabilities with solutions that incorporate data telemetry to quickly and securely gather data from multiple remote points and arrange it into the appropriate structure for downstream applications and reporting.

News Connectivity

2019 LIGHTFAIR Conference to include IoT & Connected Lighting Forum

January 24, 2019

The Forum will address connected lighting through a suggested design guide and a field study examining the creation of reliable IT networks through smart lighting infrastructure, and more.

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Reliable Controls founder inducted into the BACnet Hall of Fame

January 24, 2019

Roland Laird participated in BACnet International’s BTL Working Group and the ASHRAE SSPC 135 BACnet Committee between 2005 to 2010 and served on the board of directors of BACnet International from 2012 through 2017.

News Data Centres

Eaton introduces high density rack power distribution unit

January 18, 2019

The High Density rack PDU offers improved outlet counts and the addition of 11 colour options for easy identification of A/B power feeds

News Communications Technology

BlackBerry offering security solution for IoT devices

January 11, 2019

BlackBerry’s team of cybersecurity experts will review the device, and once the product is deemed BlackBerry Secure, a symbol of data security and trust will be allowed.

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Welcome to BIoT Canada: replacing Connections+

January 11, 2019

We look forward to sharing the latest news, solutions and products related to this emerging industry that is transforming today’s automated buildings into intelligent (or smart) structures.

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Deutsche Telekom and Ericsson demonstrate fiber-like results with wireless backhaul

January 11, 2019

A milestone in the evolution from today’s 10Gbps reality toward the 100Gbps future, the partners achieved four times greater data throughput (40Gbps) compared to current commercial millimeter wave solutions to prove the commercial viability of future wireless backhaul technology.

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IDEAL Networks acquired by private equity firm

January 10, 2019

UK-based CBPE Capital has acquired a majority ownership position in IDEAL Networks, provider of portable handsets for data cable and network testing, validation and certification. Members of the IDEAL’s management team also invested in the company.