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Smart Home

How Many Ways Can You Segment the Smart Home Market?

Transparency Market research forecasts that the Global Home Automation market will reach 16.4 billion by 2019.  Current home automation gadgets promise to give users the ability to monitor their homes or turn off appliances for example, from the convenience of their smartphone.

It’s not surprising that luxury homes will experience one of the highest rates of penetration for smart home technologies.

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IOT-Infographics

How much Data Will The Internet of Things (IoT) Generate by 2020?

The Internet of Things (IoT) has exploded over these past three years, and according to Gartner research, 25 billion connected “things” will be connected to the Internet by 2020. With the influx of smart technology, IPV6 will provide enough IP addresses to more than sufficiently cover the evolving digital life of consumers. The Smart Homes sector alone is predicted to be a $490 billion market.

But

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Z-wave vs. Zigbee

Zigbee vs Z-Wave—A Brewing Home Automation Battle?

Research Director at Gartner predicts that the Internet of Things (IoT) market will generate a $300 billion revenue and sell approximately 26 billion devices by 2020. According to Gartner, consumer-grade units will form a substantial portion of this market.

Many of these consumer-grade products will stem from the home automation industry which has generated an onslaught of solutions for consumers

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Z-Wave Plus

Z-Wave Plus To Revamp Home Automation Industry

Z-Wave Plus, also known as the 500 Series or 5th Generation of Z-Wave protocols, is a revamped protocol that will enhance end-user experience and simplify the installation of Z-Wave home automation devices. This consumer-grade upgrade is also accompanied by some technological updates as well.

The Z-Wave 500 Series is a core technology composed of a revamped chip and module. Also known as the “Next

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LRP-101C-KIT

Achieve 1km Links With Our LRP-101C-KIT PoE over Coaxial Extenders

Planetech USA is pleased to announce that we will be offering coaxial extenders to help network administrators surpass the standard 100 meter Ethernet limitation. With the LRP-101C-KIT PoE over Coaxial Extender Kit – Transmitter + Receiver, network administrators can rely on a wired coaxial solution to reliably transmit data up to a maximum of 1 km.

The LRP-101C-KIT PoE over Coaxial Extender Kit

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OSI model infographic

The Only Infographic You’ll Need about the OSI Model

lease Do ot Throw ausage izza Away is not only a worthy tenet to live by, but it’s also a mnemonic to help budding computer network technicians memorize the OSI model.

Even though the OSI model utilizes the TCP/IP Protocol, the OSI model was originally defined by the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) group to promote the OSI protocol in its aim to produce a standardized network architecture

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A Quick Guide to Managed Switches Infographic

Though unmanaged switches offer network administrators a simple ‘Plug and Play’ solution, larger networks require heftier security protocols and more complex configuration options. Managed switches come in the form of smart switches and their more complete counterparts— fully managed L2 and L3 Switches.

Smart Switches

Smart switches offer limited configuration options compared to fully managed switches.

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WiFi Grant for Schools - Infographic

U.S. Government Brings Internet Connectivity Up To Speed in the Education Sector

Internet connectivity in our schools currently lags behind in comparison to countries like South Korea where all schools currently enjoy high speed connectivity. South Korea even plans to phase out textbooks by 2016.

In an effort to modernize internet connectivity in under-funded classrooms, The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) plans to invest $2 billion over the next two years to

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