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The 2016 Technology Convergence Conference Has Announced Case Study Topics to be Presented by Leading Building Technology End-Users

The 2016 educational and networking event for building technology professionals has announced its impressive list of presenters and panel discussion topics. 2016 Technology Convergence Conference to Feature Case Studies for Building Technology Professionals Competitive early-bird pricing for this leading converging-technologies conference now available until January 31, 2016 January 08, 2016 10:30 AM Eastern Standard Time FREMONT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TELADATA, a leading consulting firm for converging building technologies, has announced that early bird registration is now open for the 2016 Technology Convergence Conference (TCC), with discounted attendance pricing available until January 31, 2016. The conference will be held on February 25, 2016 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Silicon Valley. “Reducing Power Quality Incidents through Local Power Quality Communities” Tweet this The TCC is an educational and networking event for building technology professionals involved with data centers, facilities, IT infrastructure, audiovisual, […]

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Hurricane Electric Internet Services Expands Global IPv4 and IPv6 Network into Finland with Opening of Latest Point of Presence

Leader in IPv6 networking launches first Point of Presence in Finland to provide customers of Digita Data Center with high speed IP transit connection January 06, 2016 08:30 AM Eastern Standard Time HELSINKI & FREMONT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, has extended its global network to Finland with the opening of its latest Point of Presence at the Pasila Broadcast Tower, located at the Digita Data Center, Radiokatu 5B, Helsinki, Finland. “We are excited to extend our network into Finland, a nation with an impressive background in digital infrastructure” Tweet this Digita Oy is Finland’s leading network operator for wireless communication networks. Centrally located in Pasila, Helsinki at the TV and radio transmission tower, the Digita Data Center offers reliable and robust data room facilities to a variety of businesses and features a highly efficient transfer […]

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George T. Wilkinson, Inc. Acquires Ultra Filtronics

Procurement broadens company’s robust offerings with new services to penetrate the burgeoning biotech and pharmaceutical industries December 16, 2015 08:18 AM Eastern Standard Time ROCKLAND & RANDOLPH, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–George T. Wilkinson, Inc., a leading firm in energy efficient commercial and industrial boilers, services and mobile boilers, announced today that it has acquired Ultra Filtronics, LTD, a leading provider of ultrapure water purification systems for the biotech and pharmaceutical industries. Ultra Filtronics will retain its name and operate as Ultra Filtronics, Inc. “Ultra Filtronics has proven itself to be a leader in all aspects of ultrapure water systems” Tweet this Through this strategic acquisition, George T. Wilkinson, Inc. will be able to leverage its more than sixty years of high-efficiency commercial and industrial heating and hot water offerings, enabling the firm to gain broader reach within the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. […]

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Bluestone Energy Services Becomes OpTerra Energy Services

Leading energy conservation firm will continue to maintain New England headquarters and mission to provide turnkey energy efficiency solutions for private sector customers while operating as the Commercial and Industrial Division of OpTerra Energy Services December 14, 2015 09:30 AM Eastern Standard Time OAKLAND, Calif. & NORWELL, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A division of Oakland, California-based OpTerra Energy Services, Bluestone Energy Services, LLC, a leader in energy conservation, engineering and project development services for commercial and industrial clients, announced today that it is formally rebranding itself as the Commercial and Industrial (C&I) Division of OpTerra Energy Services. The company follows other leading organizations under the OpTerra umbrella, including Chevron Energy Solutions, whose business and assets were acquired by OpTerra last year. “The combined depth and experience will enable OpTerra to further expand our offerings and solution set to our broad and diverse base […]

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Upsite Technologies Launches New HotLok® 23-inch Blanking Panel to Help Data Center Operators Manage Airflow in Wider Racks

Enhancements in award winning HotLok® product line provides new solution to manage bypass airflow, increase cooling capacity and lower operating cost December 14, 2015 09:10 AM Eastern Standard Time ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Upsite Technologies, Inc., a leader in data center airflow management solutions, announced today a new product addition to its award-winning line of HotLok® Products: a 23-inch Blanking Panel. Created in response to customer demand, Upsite’s new twenty-three inch blanking panel is an extended version of its standard 19-inch HotLok® Blanking Panel. The HotLok® 23-inch Blanking Panel will accommodate the growing trend of wider IT cabinets and the new 23-inch blanking panel is the first snap-in blanking panel in the market designed exclusively for wider IT racks. .@UpsiteTech Launches New HotLok® 23-inch Blanking Panel to Help Data Center Operators Manage Airflow in Wider Racks Tweet this Designed to seal openings […]

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Future Resource Engineering Identifies High Energy and Cost Savings for Data Centers in 2015

The team of energy efficiency engineers at Future Resource Engineering uncover tremendous energy and cost savings for its clients in 2015. Future Resource Engineering Identifies Over 24 Million kWh of Energy Savings for Data Centers in 2015 Energy efficiency division uncovers more than $2.2 million in cost savings and $1.4 million in utility incentives in data centers across the United States December 01, 2015 10:13 AM Eastern Standard Time FORT COLLINS, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Future Resource Engineering (FRE), a leader in data center operational and power optimization, announced today that it has identified more than 24 million kWh in energy savings which could result in $2.2 million cost savings for its data center clients this year. Additionally, the company identified more than $1.4 million in available utility incentives that these data centers can use to offset the cost of retrofitting while enjoying a faster […]

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Hurricane Electric Opens New Point of Presence at Innovation Place, Located at the University of Saskatchewan

Tenants at Innovation Place will have direct access to Hurricane Electric’s rich global network. New Point of Presence Will Provide Global Internet Transit to Saskatoon’s Advanced Technology Sector November 23, 2015 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time SASKATOON, Saskatchewan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, has further extended its global network with the opening of a new Point of Presence (PoP) at Innovation Place, located at the University of Saskatchewan, 110 Maintenance Rd, Suite C2, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 4L5. “We are delighted to provide the tenants at Innovation Place with direct access to Hurricane Electric’s rich global network and look forward to supporting their work as they continue to drive Saskatchewan’s economic development.” By establishing this new PoP at the University of Saskatchewan, the tenants of Innovation Place now have access to one of the world’s most robust global networks. These companies […]

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Demand for Comprehensive Energy Efficiency Services Drives Next Steps in Nationwide Expansion for OpTerra’s Commercial & Industrial Division

Growth in volume of energy conservation and sustainability initiatives necessitates hiring of three seasoned Business Development Managers for the energy efficiency leader November 12, 2015 10:15 AM Eastern Standard Time ARLINGTON, Texas & ENGLEWOOD, Colo. & NORWELL, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A division of Oakland, California-based OpTerra Energy Services, Bluestone Energy Services, LLC, a leader in energy conservation, engineering and project development services forcommercial and industrial clients, announced today the addition of three accomplished Business Development Managers to help meet the growing demand for turnkey energy conservation services across the country. The expansion comes at a time when the two companies prepare to unify under the OpTerra Energy Services name. “Their expertise will be invaluable as we grow in the Texas, New England and Intermountain regions. Thanks to the variety of utility incentives available right now, the growth in demand for energy efficiency […]

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Hurricane Electric Continues Expansion Into Canadian Telecommunications Market

Hurricane Electric has announced a new PoP at Wolfpaw’s Edmonton Data Center. Read more: Hurricane Electric Internet Services Continues Expansion into Canadian Telecommunications Market with New Point of Presence in Edmonton New PoP will provide more Canadian customers with access to the most robust IPv6 backbone in the world November 10, 2015 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time EDMONTON, Alberta–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone, has further extended its global network with the opening of a new Point of Presence (PoP) at Wolfpaw’s Edmonton Data Center, located at Suite 301, Tower 2, 10060 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB T5J 3R8. “With the opening of Hurricane Electric’s eighth Canadian Point of Presence, it is clear that the country’s telecommunications market is expanding at an impressive rate” Tweet this With increased network capacity through 100GE (100 Gigabit Ethernet), 10GE (10 Gigabit Ethernet) and GigE (1 […]

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2016 Technology Convergence Conference Keynote to Explore the Evolution of Workplace Communications: New Technologies and Digitally Adept Workforce Generations.

November 09, 2015 01:33 PM Eastern Standard Time FREMONT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TELADATA, a leading consulting firm for converging technologies, has announced that CEO and co-founder of Wire, Jonathan Christensen will deliver the keynote address for the Technology Convergence Conference (TCC), taking place on February 25, 2016 in Silicon Valley at the Santa Clara Convention Center, California. “Consumer trends have never had a bigger impact on the way businesses operate.” Tweet this The TCC Keynote, titled “The Evolution of Communication”, will explore the topic in three parts: The history of telecommunications, the evolving landscape of workplace communications with millennials and the introduction of digitally native generation Z, as well as insight into changing global communication privacy. Jonathan Christensen’s passion is in IP communications, and building specialized teams to solve leading edge engineering problems. With the goal of making effortless communications a reality, […]

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