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ETELM exec says mixed approach key to MCC development

Now is the right time to unify legacy and new technologies for Mission Critical Communications (MCC) to ensure that users retain existing functionality while adding new advanced LTE services, says Paul Ward, international sales director for ETELM, a manufacturer of mission critical communications infrastructures.

Global LTE connections to be near 2.5 billion mark by end of 2017

5G Americas, the industry trade association, today announced that global LTE market share compared to all other mobile wireless technologies reached 28% at the end of the first quarter of 2017, an increase of 11 percentage points in one year. There were 2.16 billion LTE connections globally accounting for an increase of 863 million new LTE subscriptions in one year, according to data from Ovum for the first quarter of 2017.

CenturyLink, Cisco Meraki team up with new cloud offering

CenturyLink, Inc. today announced the availability of CenturyLink® Managed Enterprise with Cisco Meraki, an offering it said enables customers to more efficiently deploy and monitor Wi-Fi networks, security, wireless, phone, video surveillance and SD-WAN services through a single administrative dashboard.
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TSOC wall plate

TSOC tool allows consistent cut out of single gang wall plates

The EZ-Template from Mississauga, Ont.-based Transglobal Systems of Canada Inc. or TSOC is a convenient and cost effective tool that provides a consistent cut out for single gang low voltage wall plates, the company says. The TSOC EZ-Template is equipped with a bubble level to ensure a consistent horizontal plane and a pencil for tracing.
The item itself can be used by electrical and network cabling professionals for install or repair of any modular connection in the Work Area and Telecom room related to:
• IP Networks
• Data Networks
• Security Networks
• Home Networks
TSOC products are approved for installation by consultant engineers, designers, telephone service providers, data centre professionals, IT departments, network cabling installers and electrical contractors.
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Rittal enclosure

Rittal now offers enclosures for commercial apps

Rittal Systems Ltd. has announced the introduction and launch of commercial application D & E type enclosures. “The addition of commercial enclosures allow us to more effectively service our customers and distribution partners,” said Tim Rourke, president of Rittal Systems Ltd. “Extending our solutions into this area offers tremendous synergies.”
The NEMA type 1 commercial enclosures (D & E) are available in hinge and screw cover and include industry standard knockouts on all 4 sides of the boxes. They are powder coated ANSI/ASA 61 grey and include grounding emboss and screw.
Available from stock in nine sizes ranging from 6”x6”x4” up to 18”x18”x6” Rittal’s commercial enclosures fit the industry requirements from a technical, size and delivery perspective.
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Big Data Toronto

June 20-21
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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Connected+ 2017

June 20-21
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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Canadian Wireless Trade Show

Oct. 17-18
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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