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About Barb Mitchell

A marketing and communications professional with extensive experience developing comprehensive marketing strategies for both mid-sized and Fortune 500 companies, Barb Mitchell leads the management of JSA in Canada and emerging markets, focusing on client relationship management, strategy, execution and day to day operations.

Modeling and Simulation in 5G Mobile Networks

Part one of our two-part series on modeling and simulation for 5G networks begins with a look at 4G and 5G networks and how the necessity for standardization has evolved and been implemented to date. The blog also delves into how this increasing pressure on standardization has brought to light the need for modeling and

Network Digital Twins for Cyber Resiliency

Industrial Control Systems have become increasingly reliant on networked communications for proper operations and maintenance, increasing efficiency and reducing operator workload.  Reliance on networked communications also adds potential vulnerability to cyber physical attacks that, if successful, could cause significant impact to mission performance and network survivability.  Digital twin simulation modeling of Industrial Control Systems in

Driving the Digital Economy with Data Centers and Network Connections

What do eStruxture, the largest Canadian-owned provider of network and cloud-neutral data center solutions, and DataHive, Calgary’s downtown carrier hub, have in common?  They are both Canadian owned and operated companies and are focused on offering secure, reliable, world-class infrastructure to drive today's digital economy.  Together they are teaming up to bring superior data center

V2X: Putting New Technologies to Practice

VEHICLES TO EVERYTHING: V2X With the rising demand for autonomous vehicles and the simultaneous buzz around connected cities, another topic has emerged for discussion; that of how vehicles will connect to the world around them. Vehicles to Everything, or V2X, refers to the connectivity of vehicles to other vehicles, to cities, to pedestrians, and more.

Stream Data Centers Hires Chris Bair as New SVP of Sales and Leasing

Stream Data Centers  is enhancing its ability to help customers establish carefully planned end-to-end data center footprints throughout the US. To support this initiative, the company’s senior leadership has added Chris Bair to the team as Senior Vice President of Sales and Leasing. With over 20 years of experience in the data center sector, Chris

Stream Data Centers Supports Growing Activity from Cloud Providers and Enterprises in Chicago

Stream Data Centers has commenced construction on 3 MW of fully commissioned critical infrastructure and 35,000 square feet of raised-floor data hall space in its Chicago I facility.  This represents the first phase of data center improvements, which will ultimately total 15 MW’s and 70,000 square feet of data hall space, and will be ready

5 Requirements Your Network Simulator Tool Must Satisfy

As communication networks become ubiquitous, there is continuous innovation both in the technologies they employ and the services they are expected to provide, creating new challenges for equipment manufacturers, service providers, network planners, and operators. Network simulation can assist in addressing many of these challenges, including: Comprehensively assess network behavior under different operating conditions, such as types

eStruxture Brings Together Montreal Tech Industry to Celebrate the Region’s Latest Infrastructure Addition

  eStruxture Data Centers has officially launched its second Montreal data center (MTL-2).  Key partners, customers and industry leaders came together last week to celebrate the opening of the state of the art MTL-2 facility.  The fully renovated and upgraded site, originally the Montreal Gazette building, provides scalable, reliable data center solutions supporting the region’s growing

Understanding How Your Networked Enterprise Behaves Under a Cyber Attack

  What are Cyber Attacks? A cyber attack is a deliberate attempt, using malicious software, to degrade or disable the target network’s operations or to steal or corrupt sensitive data. No organization is safe from cyber attacks on its infrastructure. Former Cisco CEO John Chambers once said, “There are two types of companies: those that have

SCALABLE and OPAL-RT Release Latest Technology

SCALABLE Network Technologies, Inc. (SCALABLE) has released their latest high-fidelity network emulator, EXata for Cyber-Physical Systems (EXata CPS), which simulates the network communications of electrical grids. EXata CPS is integrated with OPAL-RT’s HYPERSIM real-time simulator on the same hardware to offer a complete real-time cyber- physical solution for the development, testing, and assessment of electrical

Wirewerks’ New Base-8 Fiber Module Wins Broadband Technology Report 2019 Diamond Technology Award

The Wirewerks NextSTEP Technology™ Base-8 Fiber Distribution Module was recognized in this year’s Broadband Technology Report (BTR) Diamond Technology Reviews awards program.  Wirewerks’ NextSTEP Technology fiber management system has earned several prestigious industry awards since its launch in 2017, and that trend continued this year with BTR Diamond Technology Awards for both the new NextSTEP 3-Series

By |2020-03-30T22:00:30-04:00October 17th, 2019|awards, cable, cabling, Optical Networking, Optical Transport|0 Comments

Zero-Day Attacks and What Organizations Can Do to Prevent Them

Zero-day attacks. If the term conjures up images of a sci-fi movie with doomsday scenarios, the associations are not entirely without relevance given their potentially destructive nature, particularly for financial services, healthcare, and government organizations that represent the most frequently targeted. According to the Ponemon Institute’s 2018 State of Endpoint Security Risk Report, the average

By |2019-10-01T20:30:07-04:00October 1st, 2019|Cyber Defense, Cybersecurity, software|0 Comments

Wirewerks Unveils the Industry’s Smallest Footprint and Highest Density Optical Distribution Frame

Today Wirewerks announced the global launch of its new NextSTEP™ Fiber Distribution Frame (NSDF) at the ISE EXPO in Fort Worth, TX. It is the industry’s first high-density modular fiber distribution frame designed to install in any standard 19” rack or cabinet.  As part of the multi-award winning NextSTEP Technology™ Fiber Management System, the NSDF

By |2020-03-30T22:00:25-04:00September 25th, 2019|cable, fiber, Optical Networking|0 Comments

Optimizing Network Laydown for Mobile Communications

NETWORK PLANNING: Deploying an Effective Backhaul Network Network planning to support mobile communications is a complex, time consuming, and hence expensive process.   The planning use case may involve, among others, any of the following possible scenarios: a cell phone provider deciding where to install the towers for the backhaul network, placement of access points (APs)

Innovative Business Solutions Introduces CableFinder.net

Innovative Business Solutions Introduces Ground-Breaking Cable Serviceability Tool, CableFinder.net The industry’s most accurate cable servicing tool, CableFinder.net, has hit the market.  As a cable master agent, Innovative Business Solutions, the company behind this new tool, has direct partnerships with the top cable companies across the nation, including Comcast Business and Spectrum Business. CableFinder.net gives agents

By |2019-09-10T19:38:47-04:00September 10th, 2019|General|0 Comments

DQE Communications Wins Award for Supporting Local Businesses

DQE Communications (DQE) has won the Earl S. Punchard Partnership Award from Comstar Supply, Inc., a Pennsylvanian telecommunications equipment supplier. The award recognizes DQE Communications for working to establish a true, long-lasting relationship with Comstar Supply, thereby helping to create a thriving, local business community in the region. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, DQECommunications is one of

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