What is Industry 4.0? Everything you need to know.

What is Industry 4.0? Everything you need to know.

Industry 4.0 is an acronym for the fourth industrial revolution. It involves the implementation of a number of technologies into the manufacturing process. These technologies can range from advanced robotics to additive manufacturing. Other technologies that are included
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European Smart Cities Market Overview

European Smart Cities Market Overview

MARKET OVERVIEW More than 55% of the world’s population currently live in cities (1980: 39%). In Europe, the figure is even higher – about 75% of the continent’s population are city dwellers. And cities are not the only popular places to live. They are also economic powerhouses, logistics hubs, administrative centres, drivers of innovation, forerunners … Continued

An Introduction to Types of Fiber Media Converter

An Introduction to Types of Fiber Media Converter

By Irena Ho, Technical Writer and Editor Fiber media converter is a kind of simple networking device. They connect and translate signals between fiber optic cabling and other cabling media types, such as UTP (unshielded twisted pair) copper Ethernet cables. To construct an available network, it’s important to choose suitable fiber media converters for different … Continued

The Difference Between Layer 2 And Layer 3 Industrial Switches?

The Difference Between Layer 2 And Layer 3 Industrial Switches?

Industrial Network Switches are network switches designed specifically for industrial applications that require high-speed data communication and are deployed in harsh environments. Depending on the purpose of the switch, these devices can be multi-ring, single-ring, or single-loop. … Continued

How to Configure ERPS on Industrial Network Switch

How to Configure ERPS on Industrial Network Switch

Ethernet Ring Protection Switching, or ERPS, is an effort at ITU-T under G.8032 Recommendation to provide sub-50ms protection and recovery switching for Ethernet traffic in a ring topology while ensuring that there are no loops formed at the Industrial Network … Continued

PoE(Power over Ethernet)

PoE(Power over Ethernet)

PoE (Power over Ethernet) allows professionals to install remote or outside equipment without connecting to AC power to deliver power to several locations without installing additional electrical infrastructure or power outlets. PoE Power over Ethernet is also highly cost-effective as it allows you to use one cable for both power and data transmission, so purchasing and running multiple cables isn’t necessary. … Continued

What is the Industrial Internet of Things(IIoT)?

What is the Industrial Internet of Things(IIoT)?

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) refers to interconnected sensors, controllers and other devices. With a strong focus on machine-to-machine (M2M) communication, big data, and machine learning. The IIoT enables industries and enterprises to have better efficiency and reliability in their operations. The IIoT encompasses industrial applications … Continued

A Strong Foundaton For Video Surveillance System

A Strong Foundaton For Video Surveillance System

Bandwidth is the most crucial element of ethernet networking for video surveillance systems. Without careful planning ahead of time, the security Camera System might end up with a bandwidth bottleneck. This not only causes video packet loss, delay, or jitter but also degrades video quality, or even worse, inhibits recording of critical incidents. Bandwidth also … Continued

Everything You Need to Know about Ethernet OAM

Everything You Need to Know about Ethernet OAM

Ethernet OAM is a set of functions that provides a system or network fault indication, performance monitoring, security management, diagnostic functions, configuration and user provisioning. The purpose of these management tools or capabilities is to enable the monitoring and quick restoration of the network in case of failure. … Continued

Standards of 100G Transceivers

Standards of 100G Transceivers

With the growing demand for bandwidth from fast-growing cloud services and data centers, 100G networks are growing rapidly. Before deciding to design a product or purchasing a 100G optical transceiver, you should understand the type and characteristics of the 100G optical transceivers to be able to make better judgments and choices. … Continued

Edge Data Center Interconnection

Edge Data Center Interconnection

Edge data centers are smaller facilities located close to the populations they serve that deliver cloud computing resources and cached content to end-users. They typically connect to larger central data or multiple data centers. By processing data and services as close to the end-users as possible, edge computing allows organizations to reduce latency and improve … Continued