Mobile operators in Africa can tap into digital for revenue and address upcoming industry challenges

Upstream to showcase its suite of mobile products at AfricaCom, Stand B30 AfricaCom, Cape Town, S.A., November 7, 2019 – Upstream will demonstrate at this year’s AfricaCom how mobile operators in Africa can achieve a head start in addressing the industry’s upcoming challenges. The company will be showcasing its full platform stack that enables MNOs to generate digital revenue, offering mobile users on the continent uninterrupted, free and safe connectivity while efficiently helping operators monetize digital opportunities such as mobile advertising. Guy Krief, CEO, Upstream, commented: “In developed markets, figures…

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University of New England Delivers Cutting Edge Virtual Reality Nursing Education with Oxford Medical Simulation

Virtual Reality (VR) simulation allows nursing students at the University of New England to practice caring for acutely ill virtual patients within an immersive, realistic setting. Training healthcare professionals using VR serves to support clinical skill development, thereby advancing safe, high quality patient care. BOSTON, MA, Nov. 6th, 2019 – The University of New England (UNE) is working with Oxford Medical Simulation (OMS) to deliver state-of-the-art virtual reality software to transform nursing education. The immersive virtual reality platform supports nursing students at the UNE School of Nursing and Population Health…

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Infinet Wireless to showcase solutions which are bridging the digital divide in Africa at AfricaCom 2019

Cape Town, South Africa, 06 November 2019 – Infinet Wireless, the global leader in fixed broadband wireless connectivity, will showcase at AfricaCom 2019 both its brand-new millimetre-wave-band solution, as well as its leading wireless broadband product families which are being deployed across Africa, enabling service providers of all sizes to bridge the gap between urban and rural communities. During the event, taking place in Cape Town, South Africa, between November 12th and 14th, Infinet Wireless will also showcase its brand-new Axion 28 portfolio – its latest breakthrough in wireless broadband…

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HUBER+SUHNER expands high voltage product portfolio for Electric Vehicles

HUBER+SUHNER has today announced the commercial launch of the RADOX® EV-C connectivity solution to provide the automotive industry with a superior solution, strengthening its footprint in the growing global e-mobility market. HUBER+SUHNER developed the innovative cable gland to provide hybrid and electric vehicles – particularly trucks, buses, construction and special vehicles – with a safe and reliable connection that is suitable for the most demanding applications, including high temperatures, current peaks, extreme mechanical loads and harsh environments. “Previously, vehicle manufacturers and their suppliers often had to source cables, connectors and…

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ProLabs high-quality transceivers receive NEBS certification

Tustin, California, US November 5 – ProLabs, a global leader in optical networking and connectivity solutions, today announced its completion of the Network Equipment Bundling System (NEBS) compliance test through global industry leader in quality assurance testing, Intertek. ProLabs SFP, XFP and QSFP transceivers have undergone NEBS testing criteria for standards GR-63-CORE and GR-1089-CORE. The compliance test involves testing the products in extremities to ensure that they can resist maximal temperature, vibration and humidity. The test also measures and validates improved space planning, simplified installation and increased energy efficiency. “Through…

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Rajant’s pocket-sized and lightest DX2 BreadCrumb® now available

MIMO Kinetic Mesh® Single Radio Ideal for Lightweight Autonomous Vehicles, Drones and Small Robots Malvern, PA – November 5, 2019: Rajant Corporation, the exclusive provider of Kinetic Mesh® wireless networks, has launched its latest BreadCrumb® product, the DX2. The DX2 is Rajant’s smallest and lightest BreadCrumb, forming a mesh network when used in conjunction with its LX5, ME4, and ES1 models, which operate using Rajant’s proprietary InstaMesh® protocol. Rajant’s one transceiver and two external antenna DX2 is lightweight and has low power consumption depending on transceiver configuration. Encased in magnesium,…

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Internet connectivity price drop to benefit research & education in South Caucasus through EaPConnect

4 November 2019, Amsterdam, Netherlands Students, researchers and academics in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia will be better able to collaborate internationally thanks to improved Internet connectivity with more competitive market prices, achieved in the EU-funded EaPConnect project. Prices for Internet connectivity for research and education communities in South Caucasus countries have dropped by more than 80% since the project first tendered in 2016. Procurement activities by EaPConnect, led by GÉANT, have helped to achieve this reduction. The money saved by the EaPConnect partners in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia can now…

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ECOC Exhibition sets its sights on Brussels 2020 for 25th anniversary event

ECOC Exhibition will return to the city of the inaugural event following this year’s successful Dublin show Brussels, Belgium, 04 November 2019 – European Conference on Optical Communications (ECOC) Exhibition has confirmed the location of its 25th Anniversary exhibition, which will take place in Brussels, Belgium, the site of Europe’s largest optical connections event’s inaugural exhibition. ECOC has already started taking bookings for the landmark event next year, with both Ciena and Corning confirming booth space following the 2019 ECOC Exhibition in Dublin, Ireland. The event welcomed 6,569 attendees and…

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UltraSoC furthers academic support with Europractice partnership

UltraSoC IP enables academic institutions to develop full RISC-V ASICs CAMBRIDGE, UK – 4 November 2019 UltraSoC has announced a partnership with Europractice, to bring UltraSoC debug and trace IP for open source RISC-V development to a wider community and to make the company’s IP more readily and freely available for academic ASIC development. This move furthers UltraSoC’s growing support for education, particularly via the rapidly growing RISC-V open source architecture, which makes it possible for academic institutions to develop low cost solutions using open resources. Europractice is a European…

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Infinet Wireless negotiates expansion in African market at the Russia-Africa Economic Forum and Summit 2019

Multiple meetings with heads of state and business leaders were held at the event Sochi, Russia, 04 November, 2019 – Infinet Wireless, a global leader in the design and manufacture of fixed broadband wireless systems, has announced it has made a number of new landmark implementation agreements across the African market, including a project with Camtel, the leading telecom operator in Cameroon, to modernize and expand broadband infrastructure across the country. At the Russia-Africa Economic Forum and Summit, Infinet CEO Dmitry Okorokov and Technical Support Engineer Ludovic Takam, of Cameroon,…

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