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hitchBOT creators to study how AI, robots can help patients

McMaster and Ryerson universities today announced the Smart Robots for Health Communication project, a joint research initiative designed to introduce social robotics and artificial intelligence into clinical health care.

Blackberry eyes Enterprise Of Things with new platform launch

With an estimated 20.8 billion connected devices by 2020, the Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming how we live, and the Enterprise of Things is transforming how we work, according to Blackberry Ltd. As such, the company today announced productivity and security enhancements to its enterprise software platform designed to power the so-called Enterprise of Things.

A.T. Kearney forms connected enterprise alliance with Microsoft

Global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney today announced the formation of a "Connected Enterprise" global alliance with Microsoft. The announcement was made at the company’s Digital Business Forum (DBF) in Berlin, an event bringing together executives and digital leaders as well as tech pioneers, entrepreneurs, and innovators.
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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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