• BICSI revises RCDD program

    BICSI’s newly revised Registered Communications Distribution Design program is now available. BICSI, the association advancing the information and communications technology (ICT) profession, on Sep. 30 announced the release of its updated Registered Communications Distribution Design (RCDD)...
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  • Unmanaged industrial switches deliver automation protocol prioritization

    Unmanaged industrial switches deliver automation protocol prioritization

    Industrial automation engineers can create leaner, more efficient applications with the new FL SWITCH 1000 family from Phoenix Contact. Phoenix Contact has added a new series of unmanaged switches featuring a compact form factor, gigabit speeds, automation protocol traffic prioritization, and fle...
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  • Remote access threats to industrial networks on rise during COVID-19: Report

    Remotely exploitable industrial control system (ICS) vulnerabilities are on the rise, as reliance on remote access to industrial networks increases during COVID-19, a new research report from Claroty finds.   More than 70% of industrial control system (ICS) vulnerabilities disclosed in the ...
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  • Black Box launches smart buildings IoT program

    Black Box says its new Connected Buildings platform is enabled by several faster, more robust technologies. Black Box last month introduced its Connected Buildings platform, a suite of systems and services that enable digital experiences in smart buildings leveraging internet of things (IoT) tech...
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  • Google Fiber Announces Expansion Into West Des Moines

    July 09, 2020 On Monday, Google Fiber announced its expansion into West Des Moines, the first time in four years the company is expanding its fiber service. The West Des Moines City Council approved a measure for the city to build an open conduit network. This is the first city-wide internet sevi...
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  • Cable tie cutter leaves smooth ends with no spikes

    The Xuron Model 2275 Quick-Cutter tool features the company’s patented Micro-Shear bypass cutting technology. An ergonomic cutter tool especially designed for cutting cable ties and leaving smooth and flat ends without spikes to prevent people from being scratched has been introduced by Xu...
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  • Corning and EnerSys Announce Collaboration to Help Speed 5G Deployment

    Corning Incorporated and EnerSys announced their collaboration to speed-up 5G deployment by simplifying the delivery of fiber and electrical power to small-cell wireless sites. The collaboration will leverage Corning’s fiber, cable and connectivity expertise and EnerSys’ technology leadership in ...
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  • FiberLight’s New Case Study Explores Expanded Fiber Networking and Dedicated Internet Access (DIA) as Critical Enablers for Local Government

    FiberLight, LLC, a fiber infrastructure provider with more than 20 years of construction experience building and operating mission-critical, high-bandwidth networks, announces the release of its newest case study. This case study outlines a project completed for The City of Bastrop, Texas, suppor...
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  • Ceramic Ferrule Market Report to Share Key Aspects of the Industry with the Details of Influence Factors- 2026

    Ferrule is the most important component of Fiber Connectors and Fiber Patch cord. It could be made of different materials, such as plastics, stainless steel, and ceramic (zirconia). Most of the ferrules used in Fiber Optic Connector are made of ceramic (Zirconia) material due to some of the desir...
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  • 5G and IoT device-to-cloud expert Inseego gains $25M equity investment

    5G and IoT device-to-cloud expert Inseego gains $25M equity investment

    Inseego cites itself as “an industry pioneer in 5G and intelligent IoT device-to-cloud solutions that enable high-performance mobile applications for large enterprise verticals, service providers and small-medium sized businesses.” Inseego Corp. (NASDAQ: INSG), a specialist in 5G and...
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  • Google Cloud announces 5G edge deal with AT&T

    Google Cloud announces 5G edge deal with AT&T

    Google Cloud and AT&T announced a collaboration to help enterprises take advantage of Google Cloud’s technologies and capabilities using AT&T network connectivity at the edge, including 5G. Today, Google Cloud and AT&T announced a collaboration to help enterprises take advantage of G...
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  • Duplex connectivity emerges on the path to 400G

    Duplex connectivity emerges on the path to 400G

    The QSFP-DD multi-source agreement recognizes three duplex optical connectors: the CS, SN, and MDC. US Conec’s MDC connector increases density by a factor of three over LC connectors. The two-fiber MDC is manufactured with 1.25-mm ferrule technology. By Patrick McLaughlin Nearly four years...
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