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Connectrac acquired by Legrand, North and Central America

October 23, 2019

Legrand, North and Central America (LNCA) has acquired Connectrac, a developer of flexible floor-based cable management solutions that deliver power, data and communications to commercial interior applications. LNCA says adding Connectrac to its portfolio will allow the company to reach

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Ferret Wi-Fi honoured with Cabling Innovators Award

October 22, 2019

Cable Ferret, a New Zealand-based electronic design manufacturer, has been recognized by the U.S. Cabling Innovators Awards program with a Platinum Award for its Ferret Wi-Fi, the world’s first combination compact wireless inspection camera and cable pulling tool. The award

100-watt PoE
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Leviton 100-watt PoE products earn third-party verification

October 17, 2019

Leviton’s 100-watt PoE products are the first to earn third-party verification from Intertek ETL for meeting the IEC 60512-99-002 standard for support of IEEE 802.3bt Type 4 PoE (100-watt) applications. The rise of IoT and digital buildings has left PoE,

Cailabs
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Cailabs raises 8 million euros in fundraising campaign

October 9, 2019

Cailabs has wrapped up a new 8 million euro fundraising campaign to provide it with the necessary resources to rapidly develop its product lines at an industrial and commercial level.

Graybar
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Graybar Canada opens new GTA facility

May 2, 2019

The new 90,000-sq.-ft. facility consolidates the company’s former branches in nearby Markham and Mississauga.

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APOLAN lays out 5 trends driving Passive Optical LAN adoption

April 4, 2019

With the future predicted to bring continued growth in business data use, and even greater growth in sensor data, fiber is the 21st century media for LAN.

handsets
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IDEAL Networks acquired by private equity firm

January 10, 2019

UK-based CBPE Capital has acquired a majority ownership position in IDEAL Networks, provider of portable handsets for data cable and network testing, validation and certification. Members of the IDEAL’s management team also invested in the company.

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The hunt to cure Alzheimer’s: A data case study

December 27, 2018

By Paul Barker The power of data is evident daily at the Queensland Brain Institute (QBI) in Brisbane, Australia, which specializes in neuroscience research and is one of the largest of its kind in the world. According to Jim Brown,

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Amazon expands Toronto Tech Hub, plans to create 600 new tech jobs

December 18, 2018

Amazon today announced an expansion of its Toronto Tech Hub and said it plans to create 600 new tech jobs in fields including software development, machine learning, cloud computing, digital advertising, and artificial intelligence. To accommodate the company’s continued growth

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Avanade forecasts top list of imperatives for organizations in 2019

December 18, 2018

Taking action on digital ethics, combining intelligence and design and preparing for experiences without boundaries are key trends companies need to focus on in 2019 to keep pace in an accelerating digital world, according to new Trendlines research from Avanade.