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Igor launches IoT intelligent UV-C disinfection solution

June 3, 2020

June 3, 2020 – Igor Inc.—a player in PoE-based IoT—announced the general availability of Nexos Intelligent Disinfection—a solution that pairs ultraviolet (UV-C) lighting with IoT controls to enable widespread, automated disinfection of surfaces. “Igor’s turnkey, rapid-deployment solution kit instantly provides

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Crowd Insights Wi-Fi tool for managing physical distancing

June 3, 2020

June 3, 2020 – GlobalReach Technology—a player in Wi-Fi solutions and services—launched a new tool to help manage physical distancing as offices and venues reopen after lockdown. Crowd Insights uses existing public Wi-Fi networks to collect anonymous location, volume and

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Transition SISPM1040-582-LRT plenum-rated, PoE++ switch for smart devices

June 3, 2020

June 3, 2020 – Transition Networks announced its managed, hardened PoE++ (power-over-ethernet Type 3) switch is the industry’s first plenum-rated, UL 2043- and UL 2108-certified PoE++ switch for PoE smart lighting systems, cameras, sensors and other smart devices. The SISPM1040-582-LRT

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Eaton updates Visual Power Manager software offering – JUN2020

June 2, 2020

June 2, 2020 – Eaton has launched the newest version of its Visual Power Manager (VPM) software—VPM Essential. The offering delivers the “comprehensive remote power monitoring capabilities IT and data centre professionals rely on” but in a self-installable, subscription-based license

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IoT-ready intelligent lighting fixture sensor and controller from Douglas

June 2, 2020

June 2, 2020 – Douglas Lighting Controls’ intelligent fixture sensor (IFS) and controller (IFC) are designed for Luminaire Level Lighting Controls (LLLC), and can be deployed deployed as independent, fixture-mounted occupancy and daylight sensors. Alternatively, they can be networked with

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Leviton Cat 6A high-flex patch cords

May 21, 2020

May 21, 2020 – With new Cat 6A high-flex component-rated patch cords as part of a complete end-to-end Cat 6A system, Leviton says it addresses both the network performance needs and space requirements of network managers. The patch cords’ low-profile

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CommScope to accelerate enterprise Wi-Fi 6 adoption with new APs

May 21, 2020

May 21, 2020 – CommScope has added to its portfolio of access points supporting Wi-Fi 6 technology, promising higher data rates, increased capacity, improved power efficiency and better performance in environments with multiple connected devices. In addition to the Ruckus

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Modulus system powers, controls and connects luminaires

March 30, 2020

Acuity Brands, Inc. has recently introduced the Modulus low voltage distributed power and control system, which provides digital control and network technologies for LED luminaires. The Modulus system provides the same extensive capabilities as some of Acuity Brands’ other control

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Rittal’s Edge Data Centre portfolio provides powerful but small IT footprint

March 19, 2020

Rittal’s Edge Data Centre portfolio offers users with smaller footprint IT infrastructure of just one or two IT racks that offer the same features as a large data centre. Rittal says its standardized, modular, scalable solutions for turnkey edge data

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New backplate allows surface mounting without cutting into walls

March 18, 2020

Reliable Controls has launched its new SS3 Deep Backplate. This product facilitates surface mounting without the need to cut an opening in the wall. To support this, the backplate has a knockout that is perfectly sized for Wiremold, or it