Ontario sets best practices for smart grids

Ontario sets best practices for smart grids

Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner Ann Cavoukian has partnered with two of Canada’s largest utility companies, Toronto Hydro Corp. and...

June 16th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Cisco will be hard pressed to match 2009

Cisco will be hard pressed to match 2009

2009 started with a bang and ended with a bash for Cisco Systems Inc.The company entered the data center blade...

December 17th, 2009 Jim Duffy

New hardened switches promise enterprise features

New hardened switches promise enterprise features

  Two manufacturers of industrial network switches have released new models for the toughest outdoor environments.Sixnet LLC’s new top-of-the-line EL228 is...

October 19th, 2009 Howard Solomon

Cisco announces electricity management partners

Cisco announces electricity management partners

Cisco Systems Inc.’s smart grid strategy, which aims to sell switches and routers to electrical utilities, could potentially enable services...

September 17th, 2009 Greg Meckbach

IEEE launches smart-grid standards project

IEEE launches smart-grid standards project

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has launched a new project to create standards and interoperability for the...

May 3rd, 2009 Grant Gross