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Aruba enhances edge services platform that unifies IoT, IT and OT networks

August 29, 2020

August 29, 2020 – Aruba—a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company—revealed “significant enhancements” to its ESP (edge services platform) that unifies IoT, IT and operational technology (OT). The company says its ESP is the first fully programmable platform to generate contextual information—about

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Johnson Controls’ OpenBlue platform for safer, agile and sustainable shared spaces

August 17, 2020

August 17, 2020 – Johnson Controls launched a suite of connected solutions and services in an open digital platform called OpenBlue; when integrated with the company’s core building systems (and enhanced by its tech partners), OpenBlue promises to make shared

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Transition’s PCIe 10-Gb ethernet fiber network interface card

August 17, 2020

August 17, 2020 – Transition Networks released the PCIe 10-Gb ethernet fiber network interface card (N-TGE-SFP-02), which is a PCIe 3.0 x8 bus card supporting faster transfer speeds of up to 8 Giga-transfers per second (GT/s) for servers or high-powered

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Triplett CamView IP Pro-X touchscreen security camera tester

August 17, 2020

August 17, 2020 – Triplett Test Equipment’s CamView IP Pro-X is a security camera tester designed to save time on installations and simplify testing via a removable battery solution to power cameras during testing. With a tablet design and a

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Johnson Controls launches contactless, skin temperature scanning solution

July 29, 2020

July 29, 2020 – Johnson Controls launched an elevated skin temperature scanning solution, at the heart of which is Tyco Illustra Pro Thermal EST camera. Skin temperatures are scanned as people walk; embedded, facial detection technology and rapid scanning times

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Enlighted adds workplace contact tracing Safe application to its building IoT platform

July 23, 2020

PHOTO: Privacy throughout the User Journey, as shown in Alex Alaei’s presentation from the Buildings IoT Forum, June 2020. July 23, 2020 – Enlighted (a Siemens company) has expanded its IoT technology with workplace digital contact tracing to help employees

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Quectel, Phoenix Contact and Ericsson develop industrial 5G router for private networks

July 2, 2020

July 2, 2020 – Quectel, Phoenix Contact and Ericsson claim they have developed and deployed the first industrial 5G router for local industrial applications in a private 5G network. With the help of a newly developed 5G router, industrial applications

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Cisco and Schneider bridge OT and IT in building management systems

July 2, 2020

July 2, 2020 – Through a technology partnership, Schneider Electric and Cisco report they have developed, tested and validated designs that help connect building management systems to an IP network with a secure, scalable and resilient architecture that is easy

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Prysmian BendBright A2 bend-insensitive fiber

June 30, 2020

June 30, 2020 – Prysmian Group’s BendBright A2 bend-insensitive fiber is a new G.657.A2 fiber that splices seamlessly, says the company, with standard single-mode fibers. It boasts the same mode field diameter as standard G.652.D fibers to ensure compatibility with

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Siemon OptiFuse splice-on connectors, May 2020

June 8, 2020

June 8, 2020 – Siemon has expanded its line of LightHouse fiber cabling solutions with new OptiFuse pre-polished splice-on connectors that promise quick, reliable and high- performance field terminations to support high-speed fiber applications. Available in simplex LC and SC