The pull and push of cabling work: Who should install cabling for PoE applications?June 24, 2020
“Electricians were the natural choice to receive this training in those early days, but over time, other training avenues became available.”
Igor launches IoT intelligent UV-C disinfection solutionJune 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…
Transition SISPM1040-582-LRT plenum-rated, PoE++ switch for smart devicesJune 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…
Advice on overcoming common PoE challengesApril 15, 2020
As many different applications increasingly adopt Power over Ethernet (PoE) devices, such as phones, cameras, lighting, access controls, Ideal Networks offers advice to help IT technicians handle everyday PoE troubleshooting scenarios. “There are clear benefits of PoE for many applications,…
PoE market expected to grow 15 per cent by 2028: Navigant ResearchFebruary 20, 2020
A new report from Navigant Research examines the use of Power over Ethernet (PoE) in building automation and digital building applications and provides a forecast of its use through 2028. The report states that the market for PoE technology in…
Transition Networks launches switch for large security camera networksFebruary 20, 2020
Transition Networks, a provider of edge connectivity solutions, has announced a new high-density 48-Port Managed Gigabit PoE+ Switch that offers 176 Gbps switching capacity. The switch is ideal for use in networks that need extensive connectivity for high-resolution IP cameras,…
Meeting high-power PoE at longer distancesDecember 2, 2019
By Carol Oliver It’s been a year since high-power PoE was defined and ratified by IEEE 802.3bt. So, what has changed in the low-voltage industry and what are the challenges for system designers and contractors when selecting and installing cables…
Siemon’s PowerGUARD delivers protection for remote powering applicationsSeptember 5, 2019
The new enhancements are engineered into the company’s outlets, plugs, cables and patch cords to ensure reliable end-to-end systems that guard against the impact of delivering DC power to IP-based devices over low-voltage IT infrastructure.
Remee Wire & Cable Introduces Activate Powered Cable SolutionsAugust 8, 2019
The PoE capable products provide powered cabling for large-scale projects such as commercial buildings, government facilities, transportation facilities, campuses and more.
Platinum Tools launches PoE+ Shielded RJ45 plugJuly 3, 2019
The cast-metal shell provides end-to-end shielding from extraneous noise interference in high bandwidth applications.
Berk-Tek, Cree, and Transition Networks join forces on utility LANJune 20, 2019
The uLAN is defined as an emerging network made up of non-traditional ethernet-enabled utility devices that are now connecting to the network
Transtector introduces UHPoE surge protection kitsJune 6, 2019
The kits are engineered for ultra-high power over Ethernet applications, addressing the growing need for reliable protection in IP security, CCTV, outdoor intelligent transportation services and other installations.
Omnitron launches PoE extendersMay 29, 2019
The extenders can be daisy-chained to deliver Ethernet data and IEEE standard PoE power to multiple PoE Powered Devices at distances up to 800 meters (2,625 feet)
IDEAL launches PoE verifierMay 23, 2019
IDEAL Networks’ PoE Pro measures and reports PoE Class, voltage/voltage drop, watts and injector Type.
IEEE publishes three IEEE 802.3 standard amendments for greater Ethernet functionalityApril 23, 2019
The amendments provide physical layers, and associated control and management parameters, for increased network Ethernet speeds, enhanced backplane applications and improved delivery of power over Ethernet.
Fluke introduces PoE testerMarch 27, 2019
The MicroScanner PoE will speed the installation and troubleshooting of Power over Ethernet (PoE) devices including those supporting the new high power 802.3bt standard.
Q&A with Cisco Canada’s Bill MacGowanMarch 3, 2019
“There is a firm belief now that buildings are going to move off of AC power to low-voltage DC power systems. And that gets very interesting.”