Data networking and communications

Operators fear 5G will increase energy costs

05 March, 2019 | Supplied by: Vertiv Co

Telecommunication operators are optimistic about the future services 5G will enable, but over 90% also fear it will result in much higher energy costs, according to new research.


Warren & Brown LC-LC Duplex Uniboot Optical Fibre Patch Cords

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

Increasing density in patching fields provides many benefits, including optimising and reducing rack and floor space in data centres and other network facilities.


Red Lion Data Station DA10D and DA30D data acquisition

26 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

The Data Station DA10D and DA30D data acquisition and protocol converters from Red Lion are designed to bridge the communication gap between serial, Ethernet and fieldbus devices to unlock data from field equipment such as PLCs, drives and controllers.


Improving efficiency for fast data centre operations

26 February, 2019 by Rob Matheson, MIT News

A system by MIT researchers better allocates time-sensitive data processing across cores to maintain quick user-response times.


pureLiFi to demonstrate consumer-ready Gigabit LiFi

13 February, 2019

pureLiFi has announced it will present the first Gigabit LiFi components in a commercial device at Mobile World Congress (MWC) later this month.


NEXTDC receives NABERS 5-star rating

07 February, 2019 | Supplied by: NEXTDC Limited

The NEXTDC M1 Melbourne data centre has been awarded a National Australian Built Environment Rating (NABERS) 5-star rating.


GE MDS Orbit Platform

05 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

The GE MDS Orbit industrial wireless router platform is designed to offer the security, reliability, performance and wireless flexibility required for next-generation industrial networks.


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.


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