LTE for the IoT Unscrambling the Signal

Last year we took a look at the raft of new low-power wide-area (LPWA) protocols being deployed to handle Internet-of-Things (IoT) data traffic. Why not the cellular system that already exists? Because IoT data characteristics, consisting mostly of short upload data bursts, are dramatically different from the data-heavy content that has historically been targeted to…

Top 10 Technology Trends Impacting Infrastructure & Operations

As organizations strive to align IT and operational technology to drive digital business innovations, infrastructure & operations (I&O) leaders should focus on 10 key technology trends to support these initiatives. During the Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference in Las Vegas, David Cappuccio, vice president and distinguished analyst at Gartner, said that these…

Top 10 CommScope Innovations: Category 6 and Category 6A Cabling and Connectors

Category 6 and Category 6A Cabling and Connectors  Definition: This innovation includes copper twisted-pair cabling (later standardized as Category-6 and Category-6A), the associated connectors, as well as multi-stage compensation technology and split-pair leadframe wire crossover designs that reduce crosstalk issues. Year of the Innovation: 1996-97   </p> <p><strong>What is the innovation that CommScope or one…

Hikvision Certified

Teltrac are pleased to announce that our relationship with Hikvision has recently been enhanced by gaining the status of “Hikvision Certified Security Associate”.   Teltrac employees have gained this HCSA qualification, this ensures that you get expertise all the way from the CCTV design through to implementation and user training.   Hikvision Digital Technology Co.,…

Finding the weak link in your cabling

It’s a commonly known fact in the cabling industry that patch cords can be the “weak link” in any end-to-end infrastructure solution. Like anything in life, weak links need to be repaired in order for any solution to work effectively. Historically, many businesses focused on the cable performance when making decisions on infrastructure. However, as…