What is the Internet of Things?

• • Broadband, fiber network, industry trends, Smart Home

Many people are talking about the Internet of Things (IoT) as if it were the greatest thing to ever happen to the planet, but what is it exactly? The term was first used in 1999 by Kevin Ashton, a director at the Auto-ID Center at MIT. He was describing how the world of computers up […]

Choosing a cable management system that blends with home moldings

• • Product Announcement, Smart Home, Structured Wiring

In a perfect world, all buildings had a structured wiring network installed while construction was underway. This way, all cabling could be hidden within walls, floors and ceilings. Unfortunately, most older buildings lack structured wiring and, even newer smart homes continue to need some cabling installed after construction is complete. Why does this happen? Sometimes […]