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BICS and Fastweb partner to boost international cabling to Middle East

BICS, a leading international communications enabler, and Fastweb, a major Italian telecommunications operator, have announced a strategic partnership to offer a combined connectivity solution which will bridge Europe via Sicily, to the Middle East, Asia and Africa. The partnership enhances Fastweb’s access to major submarine cable systems in Sicily and enables both companies to fully […]


Leviton Category 8 System meets need for copper networks

As more data centres upgrade their networks to meet increasing traffic, they require cost-effective, standards-based infrastructure options. Category 8 copper standards, published in late 2017, deliver big benefits for data centre managers migrating to next-generation networks. Category 8 solutions offer a lower cost alternative to twinaxial cable, as well as fibre cable, in most short […]


Leviton e2XHD Universal High-Density Panels support shielded connectivity

IT managers want better protection for their mission-critical applications with shielded connectivity that still allows fast deployment and simple maintenance. Leviton delivers that solution with the release of two universal panels for its popular e2XHD Snap-In Cassette Patching System. These flat and angled 1RU panels support fiber, UTP and now shielded connectivity. “Enterprise and data […]


Siemon launches new Z-MAX 45 Category 6A shielded outlet

Siemon has launched its new Z-MAX 45 shielded Category 6A outlet which features a shorter, compact design with the ability to terminate cable at a 45-degree angle, reducing rear depth requirements whilst maintaining proper bend radius. Z-MAX 45 outlets use a reversible rear cap that enables cable to exit the outlet at a 45-degree angle […]


Siemon launches new Z-PLUG field terminated plug for intelligent buildings

Siemon, a leading global network infrastructure specialist, has announced its new Z-PLUG™ category 6A field terminated plug for quick, reliable high-performance plug terminations in the field that enable custom-length direct connections to a variety of IP-based and PoE-enabled devices deployed in intelligent buildings. With the proliferation of the Internet of Things (IoT), more devices than […]


Batelco executives to supervise rollout of fibre cable services in Bahrain

Batelco Chairman Shaikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa and Batelco Bahrain CEO Mohamed Bubashait have visited a number of Batelco divisions and locations where fibre is currently being installed, as part of their commitment to delivering fibre services for the Kingdom of Bahrain. The chairman of the board and CEO of Batelco’s Bahrain operations are […]


Nexans adopts solar energy to power its Liban Cables Plant in Lebanon

Nexans inaugurated a new 600 kW-peak solar power system at its Liban Cables facility. By replacing one of its six electric generators with photovoltaic panels, Liban Cables will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 750 tons per year. The Liban Cables project is the first one to be completed within the framework of the Small Decentralized […]


Gitex 2017 – Nexans explains the latest trends in cabling

Tarek Helmy, Regional Director, Gulf, Middle East, East and South Africa, Nexans, explains the latest trends in structured cabling using fibre and copper.


Bahrain based Batelco selects Ciena to build the new Batelco Gulf Network

Batelco Gulf Network cable system to connect all GCC countries and beyond Batelco, Bahrain Telecommunications Company, the leading digital services provider in the Kingdom of Bahrain, has selected Ciena’s Converged Packet Optical Platform as the foundation for the new Batelco Gulf Network (BGN). The BGN runs over a state-of-the-art Optical Transfer Network (OTN) to meet […]


Nexans highlights its data centre innovations and FTTO solutions at GITEX 2017

Nexans, the worldwide leader in cables and cabling systems, is placing the spotlight on its data centre innovations and Fibre to the Office (FTTO) solutions at GITEX Technology Week 2017, at the Dubai World Trade Center. In addition to showcasing its world-class LAN cabling solutions, experts from the company are holding product demonstrations for customers and […]