Data networking and communications

Standards to address grid cybersecurity

05 February, 2019

Standards Australia and Energy Networks Australia have released a Roadmap for Standards and Grid Cyber Security, which sets out a list of prioritised actions to guide grid cybersecurity in the future.


AFL FleXpress test mode software upgrade

04 February, 2019 | Supplied by: AFL Telecommunications Pty Ltd

The AFL FleXpress test mode is the latest software upgrade for the AFL FlexScan OTDR.


Researchers trial sensors to manage summer crowds

22 January, 2019

RMIT will install hundreds of sensors at Rye that will monitor traffic, parking, crowd numbers and toilet usage over this summer and next summer.


Vertiv to build Sunshine Coast submarine cable landing station

21 January, 2019 | Supplied by: Vertiv Co

The $6.6m Sunshine Coast International Broadband Submarine Cable landing station will help deliver Australia's fastest data and telecommunications connection to Asia.


Three cabling considerations for faster data centre deployment

18 January, 2019 by Clive Hogg, Technical Manager | Supplied by: Corning Optical Communications P/L

If data is the world's most valuable currency, then speed is the market force that makes or breaks data centre deployments.


Increasing the security of smart home devices

17 January, 2019

Swinburne's Cybersecurity Lab has received $360,000 in funding to research and develop technology that can prevent smart devices being hacked.


Emergency lights create smart building network

09 January, 2019

Buildings may soon be able to monitor themselves, report problems autonomously and even talk to smartphones with the rollout of an IoT solution known as EMIoT.


WBT Optical Fibre Patch Cords

01 January, 2019 | Supplied by: Warren & Brown Technologies

Warren & Brown Technologies high-performance optical fibre patch cords are available in singlemode, multimode, simplex and duplex.


Schneider Electric expands data centre infrastructure offerings

12 December, 2018 | Supplied by: Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric has continued to roll out EcoStruxure IT Expert, and introduced its expanded power portfolio and TIER-Ready designs for the data centre industry.


Technology to improve data transfer in 5G networks

11 December, 2018

The technology aims to allow cellular communication nodes in 5G systems to partition bandwidth more efficiently to improve end-to-end data transmission rates.


Narda Safety Test Solutions ADFA 1 antenna

06 December, 2018 | Supplied by: Narda Safety Test Solutions GmbH

Narda Safety Test Solutions has developed an automatic direction-finding antenna (ADFA) that delivers stable results quickly. Insensitive to reflections, it precisely determines the direction of a detected signal.


Siemon TERA Category 8.2 copper cabling system

06 December, 2018 | Supplied by: Siemon Australia

The Siemon TERA Category 8.2 copper cabling system delivers transmission performance up to 2 GHz.


Top 5 data centre trends in 2019

06 December, 2018 | Supplied by: Vertiv Co

Vertiv has released its top five trends for the year, and predicts the edge of the network will be the "epicentre of innovation" in the data centre space.


Digital Realty opens third Sydney data centre

16 November, 2018 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Digital Realty has opened its third data centre in Sydney, and expects to soon commence planning for an extra one.


Li-Fi technology presented to the President of China

12 November, 2018

Scottish technology company pureLiFi recently presented its Li-Fi technology as a symbol of UK innovation at China's International Import Expo (CIIE).


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