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Flexenclosure receives second major eSite order from IGT Myanmar

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE: Telecom infrastructure specialist Flexenclosure has received a second multi-million dollar order from tower company Irrawaddy Green Towers (IGT).  Flexenclosure will provide its award-winning hybrid power solution eSite for hundreds of telecom sites across Myanmar, continuing the world’s largest-ever green-field cellular telecom network rollout.Flexenclosure, a designer and manufacturer of prefabricated data centre buildings and […]

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Renewables Could Generate 48% of ICT Industry’s Power Supply By 2020

| August 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Renewable energy could supply up to 48% of America’s total ICT industry electricity supply by 2020, reports the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Source: Renewables Could Generate 48% of ICT Industry’s Power Supply By 2020

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Virtualisation leads green IT spend: Kable Global ICT Intelligence

| August 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Server virtualisation is considered to be the biggest green ICT activity by company IT departments, according to research by Kable Global ICT Intelligence. A survey by the researchers on how companies are cutting emissions revealed that 68% of IT departments are using virtualised infrastructure as way to go green. The next most popular green ICT […]

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Internet of Things (IoT) and Wireless LAN (WLAN) Go Hand-in-Hand – Dell’Oro

| August 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Market analysts Dell’Oro believe that the emerging Internet of Things will rely heavily on Wi-Fi and other close range technologies such as Bluetooth, Zigbee and so on. “Billions of new devices – beside mobile phones, tablets and laptops – are expected to need network connectivity in the future in a trend known commonly as the […]

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Flexenclosure deploys over 1000 hybrid power telecom sites in Myanmar

Flexenclosure deploys over 1000 hybrid power telecom sites in Myanmar

| August 5, 2015

Swedish green ICT infrastructure maker Flexenclosure has expanded its office in Myanmar, claiming rapid deployment of its eSite hybrid power system for off-grid sites and sites with unreliable grid supplies. The eSites are part of Flexenclosure’s contribution to the government’s transformation of Myanmar’s infrastructure. According to the firm, the Myanmar government has set a mobile […]

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oneM2M specifications now in Release 2, supports industry specific deployments

| August 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

oneM2M, the global organisation creating a scalable and interoperable standard for machine-to-machine applications and communications, has launched Release 2 of its set of specifications. The new release covers 10 specifications covering, requirements, architecture, APIs, mappings to common industry protocols, security and management, abstraction and semantics. Release 2 include: Enablement of Industrial Domain  (“Smart Factories”) and […]

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Vodafone using fuel cells to cut emissions in South African network

Vodafone using fuel cells to cut emissions in South African network

| August 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Vodafone Group is now deploying fuel cells as an alternative source for power for some of its cell sites. Vodafone Group senior manager of infrastructure and energy Lee Andrew Jones wrote in post on TelecomLead that the operator’s South African operations Vodacom has turned to fuel cells to power sites, particularly sites outside the […]

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Asia leads M2M adoption: Vodafone M2M barometer

Asia leads M2M adoption: Vodafone M2M barometer

| July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Asia Pacific is leading the world in the adoption of machine-to-machine applications, according to the Vodafone M2M Barometer 2015. The research, in its third year, is based on respondents from 659 interviewees from 16 countries across 7 vertical industries. Over 250 respondents were from the Asia Pacific across six countries – Australia, India, Japan, South […]

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Huawei works towards building a greener and better connected world with Energy Efficiency Summit 2015

Huawei works towards building a greener and better connected world with Energy Efficiency Summit 2015

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Huawei yesterday hosted the Energy Efficiency Summit under the theme “Together Building a Greener and Better Connected World” in Melbourne, Australia. The event provided a platform for the industry to share experiences of telecom energy, discuss industry development trends, and seek and refine key drivers for energy efficiency and sustainable cost reduction in the ICT […]

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AI researchers call for ban on autonomous weapons

AI researchers call for ban on autonomous weapons

| July 29, 2015

Skynet can wait, says Scientists. While Terminators might be a big hit on the silver screen, an open letter backed by over 1000 researchers on artificial intelligence has called for a ban on the development of autonomous weapons. The letter, officially published at the International Joint Conference on Articifical Intelligence 2015 in Buenos Aires, is […]

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