CommScope acquires Redwood SystemsJuly 11, 2013
CommScope has acquired Redwood Systems, Inc., a company that specializes in LED lighting products and integrated sensor networks for data centres and buildings.
Study highlights importance of national broadband plansJuly 4, 2013
Countries with a clearly-defined national vision for broadband rollout are significantly out-performing those taking a more laissez-faire approach to broadband development, according to a new joint report released by ITU, the Broadband…
$256 million and counting to repair CalgaryJuly 4, 2013
The flood that ravaged through parts of Calgary in June caused at least$256.5 million in damages, according to city officials.
What ails us can be fixedJuly 1, 2013
The cover story in this issue is a microcosm of all that is happening in the ICT industry. So much change, so many moving parts, so many opportunities and so many challenges.
Cloud services and small businessJuly 1, 2013
any BICSI members are small business owners or are interested in making a transition to owning their own business. Cloud computing is becoming the engine that brings those businesses many of the enterprise level tools that, until recently, have…
Zeroing in on securityJuly 1, 2013
A new physical network security standard is under development within the TIA TR42.1 formulating committee. The document is still in the early stages of development and for this issue’s column, I wanted to report on the key elements of…
Installer Update 2013July 1, 2013
e old adage “what goes around comes around” is something that could be applied to the world of cabling installation.
Cisco initiates major networking refreshJune 26, 2013
Cisco Systems Inc. this week launched new switching and router equipment and expanded the scope of its Open Network Environment (ONE) architecture.
Infoway releases new digital health action planJune 26, 2013
Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) today released Opportunities for Action: A Pan-Canadian Digital Health Strategic Plan. The plan, which details the health care priorities that digital health solutions can best support over the coming years, has…
IoE could generate US$613 billion in profits this yearJune 20, 2013
The Internet of Everything (IoE) is expected to enable global private-sector businesses to generate at least US$613 billion in global profits in 2013, according to the IoE Value Index study released by Cisco on Wednesday. The report found firms…