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IX Reach and Evoque partner to add four new locations to its network

February 4, 2020

IX Reach, a global provider of cloud services and connectivity solutions, has partnered with Evoque Data Centers Solutions, a global data centre operator formed through the acquisition of AT&T’s colocation assets at the end of 2018. This partnership enables Evoque’s

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Distech Controls announces three leadership promotions

February 4, 2020

Distech Controls has announced the recent promotions of three key employees to its leadership team, effective immediately. Charles Pelletier was named vice president of product management. In this role, Charles will help create a better user experience for integrated building

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Paige announces rebrand and facility expansion

January 23, 2020

Paige Electric, a global connectivity solutions company established in 1958, has announced a corporate rebranding and a significant expansion of its operations to serve a growing customer base across a variety of vertical markets. The company will now be known

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Reliable Controls forms distribution partnership with Ad Hoc Electronics

January 22, 2020

Reliable Controls Corporation has announced a distribution partnership with Ad Hoc Electronics, manufacturer of Illumra controls. Ad Hoc Electronics is a wireless control solutions provider with products that are complementary to HVAC and lighting controls. Based on EnOcean technology, Illumra

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It’s official! Wesco is acquiring Anixter in US$4.5-billion deal

January 14, 2020

“The transformational combination of Wesco and Anixter will create a premier electrical and data communications distribution and supply chain services company.”

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Marie-Eve Poulin joins Dura-Line Canada’s sales team

January 9, 2020

Marie-Eve Poulin is the newest addition to Dura-Line Canada’s sales team, and will start in her new role on Jan. 20, 2020. Marie brings extensive experience in the Canadian telecommunications and conduit industry from both a sales and end user

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Wesco submits revised proposal to acquire Anixter for $97/share

January 8, 2020

Wesco International, a provider of electrical, industrial and communications MRO and OEM products, construction materials, advanced supply chain management and logistics services, has submitted a revised proposal to the board of directors of Anixter International to acquire the company for

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Security and Safety Things to launch open IoT ecosystem for security cameras

January 8, 2020

As a partner in the Bosch booth (booth #12401) at CES, Security and Safety Things GmbH, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Robert Bosch GmbH, is demonstrating an open IoT ecosystem for security cameras that enables innovative applications, combining artificial intelligence and

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Industry working group formed to develop open standard for smart home device connectivity

January 6, 2020

Amazon, Apple, Google and the Zigbee Alliance have joined forces on a new working group that plans to develop and promote the adoption of a new royalty-free connectivity standard to increase compatibility among smart home products, with security as a

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Crosslake Fibre’s Toronto-New York network is live

January 2, 2020

Crosslake Fibre recently announced that the first new fiber-optic cable connecting Toronto and New York in almost two decades was complete, and had entered commercial service. The diverse, ultra-low latency route connects Toronto’s largest carrier hotels, Equinix TR2 at 45