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Spirent launches VoIP/PSTN tester

March 30, 2004

Spirent Communications today announced what it calls the industry’s first test platform capable of emulating an ent…

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Agilent releases communications test and optical transceiver products

February 25, 2004

Agilent Technologies Inc. has introduced new communications test and fiber optic transceiver products at the Optica…

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General Cable enters into agreement to acquire specialty electronics and datacom assets From Draka Holding

January 30, 2004

General Cable Corp. announced today an agreement in principle to acquire certain assets of Draka Holding’s Comteq b…

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Tektronix releases new line of RF analyzers

January 6, 2004

Test and measurement equipment vendor Tektronix Inc. today announced a new series of spectrum analyzers that provid…

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BI software firm standardizes on RIT’s Patchview

December 9, 2003

Crystal Decisions, a provider of business intelligence software and services, has signed a deal with RiT Technologi…

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When the Lights Go Out

November 1, 2003

Electricity holds a unique place in our infrastructure and consciousness. On the one hand, we rely completely on electric power to run the very core functions of civilized society. On the other, we ha…

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The Road Ahead

November 1, 2003

Predictions and perspectives abound, but on one point there is consensus. The slump is over. A resurgence is underway in the cabling systems market – with optical leading the revival.Last year marked …

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Of Short Codes and Scotsmen

November 1, 2003

In the April issue of Cabling Systems magazine, I noted that Canadian mobile phone users would soon have access to Short Codes — a form of Text Messaging that connects people to companies, media outl…

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Bring on Cat 7

October 1, 2003

The approval of edition 2 of ISO/IEC 11801, IEC 61076-3-104 and IEC 60603-7-7 means that a standard for Category 7/Class F systems and components is fully defined and complete. The standardized cablin…

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Valero broadband satellite network to service 4,000 strong retail and wholesale petroleum chain

September 3, 2003

Independent refining and marketing company Valero Energy Corp. has selected Spacenet Inc. to provide a broadband sa…