SPS IPC Drives 2017: TE Connectivity highlights productivity and efficiency gains
Oct11

SPS IPC Drives 2017: TE Connectivity highlights productivity and efficiency gains

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, will introduce a number of key innovations at SPS IPC Drives 2017, which takes place November 28-30 in Nuremberg, Germany. SPS provides an excellent opportunity for TE to demonstrate how its highly engineered solutions can enable industrial data driven applications to accelerate performance. “Our solutions make it possible to connect data, signal and power interfaces...

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HUBER+SUHNER to highlight latest developments in RF energy technology at SmarterWorld RF Energy Summit
Oct11

HUBER+SUHNER to highlight latest developments in RF energy technology at SmarterWorld RF Energy Summit

HUBER+SUHNER, leading international manufacturer of components and systems for optical and electrical connectivity, is set to highlight the latest developments in RF energy technology at the SmarterWorldRF Energy Summit, taking place October 17 in Erding, Germany. At the Summit, attendees will learn about the latest developments of solid state RF energy technology, which promises to change the landscape of many commercial applications...

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L-com Launches New USB 3.0 High-Flex Cable Assemblies
Oct09

L-com Launches New USB 3.0 High-Flex Cable Assemblies

L-com Global Connectivity, a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, announced today that it has introduced a new series of high-flex USB 3.0 cable assemblies for use with PC peripheral interconnects, data acquisition, test and measurement and portable data storage applications. These new USB 3.0 high-flex cables are rated for 10,000 flex cycles, making them ideal for applications where standard USB 3.0...

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USB 3.0 ECF-Style Panel Mount USB Adapter Cables
Oct09

USB 3.0 ECF-Style Panel Mount USB Adapter Cables

L-com Global Connectivity, a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, announced today that it has introduced a new series of USB 3.0, ECF-style, panel mount, USB adapter cables for use with data storage, data acquisition, and test and measurement applications. These new adapters allow USB 3.0 connections to be passed through panels or enclosures by utilizing L-com’s unique ECF flange design. These new...

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Corning Celebrates its 1 Billionth Kilometer of Optical Fiber
Oct02

Corning Celebrates its 1 Billionth Kilometer of Optical Fiber

Corning Incorporated has announced a significant milestone – delivering its 1 billionth kilometer of optical fiber. The company celebrated with an event at its optical fiber manufacturing facility in Wilmington, North Carolina, the world’s first optical fiber manufacturing facility, which today remains one of the world’s largest. Corning invented the first low-loss optical fiber in 1970, which helped launch the age of optical...

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Siemon launches LightStack 8 ultra high-density plug and play fibre system
Oct02

Siemon launches LightStack 8 ultra high-density plug and play fibre system

Siemon, a leading global network infrastructure specialist, has expanded its line of LightHouse™ advanced fibre cabling solutions with LightStack® 8. This new ultra high-density plug and play system offers efficient and cost-effective support of current and future 8-fibre applications. LightStack 8 provides an easy and efficient migration path to 40 and 100 Gb/s speeds in data centre switch-to-switch backbone links to enable faster...

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Nexans’ Subsea Cable to Bring a Boost in Bandwidth to the Malaysian Peninsula
Sep27

Nexans’ Subsea Cable to Bring a Boost in Bandwidth to the Malaysian Peninsula

In the always-on hyper-connected world it is easy to forget how heavily the world economy depends on submarine cables. Estimates show that 99 percent of all intercontinental trade and a major volume of international web traffic are carried via subsea connections. Yet the ever-growing demand for internet services is placing major bandwidth pressure on existing subsea infrastructure. In the framework of SEAX-1, one of the most...

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Leoni makes onboard data network of the service module for the Orion space capsule fit for 10 Gbit/s
Sep25

Leoni makes onboard data network of the service module for the Orion space capsule fit for 10 Gbit/s

On the ESM for NASA’s Orion space capsule, Airbus has now, for the first time, deployed a ground harness with an SFP+ connector that links the space probe with test equipment for trials on the ground. With the ESCC (European Space Components Coordination) approval required for space flight components and numerous copper solutions for broadband data transmission in computer centres, Leoni’s Business Unit Telecommunication Systems...

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Superior Essex and Legrand Bring Next-Generation Building Intelligence to BICSI Fall 2017
Sep25

Superior Essex and Legrand Bring Next-Generation Building Intelligence to BICSI Fall 2017

Join Superior Essex and Legrand, global leaders in cabling and connectivity solutions, at BICSI Fall Conference and Exhibition booth #531, where they will give attendees a glimpse at the next generation of building intelligence. Together, Superior Essex and Legrand will showcase recent advances in Power-over-Ethernet communications and structured cabling technologies that vastly expanded the scope and value of the Internet of Things...

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MilesTek Introduces Industrial M12 Cable Assemblies for use in Harsh Environments
Sep25

MilesTek Introduces Industrial M12 Cable Assemblies for use in Harsh Environments

MilesTek, a leading manufacturer and supplier of products designed to address military and avionics applications, announced today that it has released a new series of M12 cable assemblies to address harsh environment networking. The new cable assemblies feature high-flex, outdoor CMX-rated, double-shielded, FR-TPE cable and IP68 rated M12 connectors. They are designed to exceed category standards and ensure optimal network throughput...

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L-com Releases New USB 3.0 Bulk Cable
Sep25

L-com Releases New USB 3.0 Bulk Cable

L-com Global Connectivity, a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, announced today that it has introduced a new line of USB 3.0 bulk cable. L-com’s new USB 3.0 bulk cable features a PVC jacket over high-quality USB 3.0 cable. This cable is constructed with 30/32/22 AWG conductors and is double shielded to combat unwanted EMI/RFI. The cable supports speeds of up to 4.8 Gbps and features an operating...

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The top five Chinese producers to make a keynote address at CRU’s 3rd World Optical Fibre & Cable Conference in Wuhan
Sep20

The top five Chinese producers to make a keynote address at CRU’s 3rd World Optical Fibre & Cable Conference in Wuhan

CRU’s World Optical Fibre & Cable conference, which has experienced rapid growth since its successful launch in 2015, will be returning to the Optical Valley in Wuhan later in the year and will be hosted again by YOFC, one of the leading manufacturers in the optical communications industry. CRU is expecting over 700 attendees in November for what has now become firmly established as the world’s premier event for producers of...

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Belden Introduces New Products to Enhance Productivity at SPS/IPC/Drives 2017
Sep20

Belden Introduces New Products to Enhance Productivity at SPS/IPC/Drives 2017

Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, will demonstrate at SPS/IPC/Drives 2017 in Nuremberg how the company can deliver connectivity solutions that will help to leverage the benefits of the Internet of Things (IoT). In addition, the Belden team will present a number of new products and technologies from its Belden, Hirschmann and Lumberg Automation product ranges designed to...

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Prysmian cables for Italy’s largest port
Sep18

Prysmian cables for Italy’s largest port

Prysmian Group has recently completed the supply of Medium Voltage cables to be used for the expansion of the Dry Dock Area in the Port of Genoa. Prysmian supplied about 35km of 12/20kV MV cables, of which a first tranche in aluminium and a second one consisting of an optical fibre submarine cable with galvanised steel wire armour. The cables were produced in the Pignataro and Merlino plants and were customised to meet customer...

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FEC Plans to Expand Production Capacity at OFS to Meet Global Demand
Sep18

FEC Plans to Expand Production Capacity at OFS to Meet Global Demand

Furukawa Electric Company has announced plans to nearly double its 2016 optical fiber manufacturing capacity by 2019 and to increase its optical fiber cable manufacturing capacity as well, thereby creating over 400 jobs over the next two years. Between 2014 and 2016, Furukawa Electric increased its global fiber production capacity by 20% and planned to achieve another capacity increase of 20% by 2018. However, in order to meet the...

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Renfe High-Speed Train TV Service Runs on Belden Switches
Sep18

Renfe High-Speed Train TV Service Runs on Belden Switches

Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, is supplying components for an updated multimedia network for Renfe’s high-speed trains, in a project led by Telefonica. Belden’s reputation, railway experience and proven technology combined to help win the contract. Belden is part of a team working on the award-nominated PlayRenfe project managed by Telefonica to enable ‘TV anywhere’ on...

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HUBER+SUHNER to highlight 5G momentum at ECOC 2017
Sep14

HUBER+SUHNER to highlight 5G momentum at ECOC 2017

Alongside the latest optical switch and WDM products from Polatis and Cube Optics, HUBER+SUHNER will also present the new E-2000TM fibre optic connector HUBER+SUHNER, leaders in components and systems for fibre and RF connectivity, will be showcasing its extensive range of infrastructure solutions for enabling 5G networks at this year’s European Conference on Optical Communications (ECOC) in Gothenburg, Sweden at Booth 277. Providing...

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“Network densification is crucial to prepare for 5G,” HUBER+SUHNER advises network operators
Sep14

“Network densification is crucial to prepare for 5G,” HUBER+SUHNER advises network operators

Global connectivity supplier HUBER+SUHNER is highlighting the importance of densified networks at this year’s Mobile World Congress Americas in San Francisco. Andy Hollywood is amongst many representatives at the event seeing the concept of Centralized Radio Access Networks (C-RAN) as key to enable successful preparation of the future network for implementation of 5G applications and services. “As 5G emerges we need to ensure...

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Siemon continues to drive CPR compliance across copper and fibre product range
Sep11

Siemon continues to drive CPR compliance across copper and fibre product range

Siemon, a leading global network infrastructure specialist, is well positioned as a Construction Products Regulation (CPR) innovator by being one of only a few manufacturers currently offering a wide range of CPR compliant cables across copper and fibre. Siemon’s range of copper cables have passed third-party testing and are fully compliant to Euroclass Eca, Dca, Cca and B2ca requirements. Furthermore, Siemon is pleased to announce...

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OFS Expands Outside Plant and Premise Cable Product Lines to Include New Rollable Ribbon Technology
Sep07

OFS Expands Outside Plant and Premise Cable Product Lines to Include New Rollable Ribbon Technology

ISE Expo Booth # 812, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida – OFS is pleased to introduce two new cable product families enabled by the company’s new fiber optic, rollable ribbon technology. First, OFS is expanding its field-proven AccuTube® “ribbon in loose tube” cable product line by offering the new AccuTube+ Rollable Ribbon (RR) Fiber Optic Cable. Available with 1728 and 3456 fibers, these cables can be installed in...

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