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Infrastructure News
Infrastructure News
  • 04/10/2018

    A streamlined approach to improving security in your remote space

    Cabinet security is the first line of defense in data center security and data protection policies, but what has worked in the past no longer meets the challenges of the future.

  • 03/10/2018

    ENVISIONING THE FUTURE 2018

    Las principales tendencias e innovaciones tecnológicas, y una manera distinta de hacer sinergia con los clientes finales. Enfocada en ofrecer soluciones como un servicio basados en la Experiencia al cliente.

  • 26/09/2018

    A Simplified Approach to Enhance Security in Your Remote Space

    Cabinet-level security is the first line of defense in data centers' data protection and security policies—but, what has worked in the past is no longer adequate to meet the challenges of the future.

  • 28/08/2018

    Valuable information cala

    Anixter CALA is undertaking a deep transformation resulting from the continuous convergence of networks.

  • 04/07/2018

    Powered Fiber Cable System

    The Powered Fiber Cable System improves speed and simplifies installation, powering, and communication of network devices – at 30x the distance of traditional CAT cable systems!

  • 13/07/2017

    Commercial building internet of things (BIoT) enablement

    Enabling the Building Internet of Things (BIoT) allows you to analyze your environment, and make real-time adjustments to improve efficiency and productivity. Some building owners and operators can be frustrated with the lack of interoperability and integration between infrastructure management tools and current IT systems.

  • 13/07/2017

    Commercial building deployment solutions

    Delivering commercial building projects on time and under budget can be a challenge for Project managers. Understanding the various phases of commercial building tenant improvements and new construction can mitigate the risk of underperforming projects and offer better sub-contractor and third party collaboration to achieve efficiency and cost reduction.

  • 13/07/2017

    What is connected lighting?

    Commercial buildings are getting smarter and more efficient every day, and one of the key technologies driving this trend is connected lighting. Connected lighting refers to a system of light fixtures that have sensors and are connected to a network, allowing them to send and receive data.

  • 13/07/2017

    Starting your smart building strategy

    Commercial buildings are evolving to cater to changes in technology and workplace behavior, while presenting new opportunities to maximize efficiency and productivity.

  • 19/12/2016

    Anixter wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

    We would like to share with you a Christmas and a New Year's video, where we reiterate our appreciation and we wish you a 2017 full of happiness.

  • 21/10/2015

    A paradigm shift in a peculiar year for the it industry in the region

    We are now in the final part of 2015, a year that has been very peculiar because of the movements of all the players in the market, as they pursue the sales and market share targets.

  • 21/10/2015

    Network migration: high-performance structured cabling

    The increasing demand for bandwidth technologies requires servers and network hardware to make them more versatile to compensate multiple migration options throughout their lifecycles.

  • 21/10/2015

    Data Center infrastructure management DCIM

    ¿Not convinced there is a one-size-fits-all strategy for data center infrastructure management?

  • 30/07/2015

    A quantum leap forward in Data Centers

    The typical build cycle for a traditional data center is 2-3 years. This means that what you build today can be obsolete even before becoming operational.

  • 29/07/2015

    Environmental sustainability - A high business potential - Part 2

    Explaining and citing examples of how IT can assist its organization in meeting sustainability compliance goals can provide a competitive advantage that enables a professional to secure more business.

  • 29/07/2015

    Network cabling architectures for Data Centers

    The selection of the network cabling architecture is driven by both the technical and financial factors of the data center design. In general, ToR architectures are better suited for data center environments requiring low latency and high-performance server connections where EoR and MoR architectures look to optimize cost and flexibility.

  • 19/03/2015

    Getting an efficient Data Center refrigerated?

    There are many ways to apply different solutions within your data center in order to optimize thermal management; however, Anixter suggests that there are four basic solutions: Passive Cooling Containment Cooling Units Precision Air, Heat Exchanger tailgate.

  • 19/03/2015

    Data solutions for the DataCenter - Part 2

    In the previous note in this series of publications on Data Solutions for the Datacenter we discussed the concept and history of electrical communications as well as the development of data networks since the appearance of the first minicomputers in 1963.

  • 19/03/2015

    Understanding the new Category 8 standard

    There is some confusion in the market around the pending Category 8 standard, which should be finalized in 2014.

  • 18/03/2015

    Environmental sustainability - A high business potential - Part 1

    The concepts of Sustainability, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), and Ecology continue to captivate customers and the perception is currently and continuously changing.

  • 28/10/2014

    Datacenter, the epicenter of the network technology evolution

    The more we move further into this decade, we cannot help feeling curious or even feel the need to look back to the past to remember the ideas about the future that were created the past century. And then, comparing that with where we are today.

  • 28/10/2014

    Apps that make your projects easier

    The use of smartphones increases every day in both our daily life and at work. It is estimated that around *14,000 smartphones are sold in Latin America every hour, which drives companies to develop tools and applications for both mass consumption, and for B2B situations, so their users are properly trained and empowered.

  • 28/10/2014

    Anixter Vice President, elected as leader for development of Category 8

    It's a pleasure for Anixter Latin America to inform our customers and our market that Andy Jimenez, Vice President of Technology for Anixter, has been appointed by TIA (Telecommunications Industry Association) as the leader of the work group to develop, identify, analyze and recommend the use of this technology.

  • 28/10/2014

    Data solutions for Data Center - Part 1

    In this note, we will work to provide the information necessary to understand the concepts and terms related to the solutions of data within the data center environment, current solutions and market trends.

  • 03/07/2014

    Anixter for a sustainable planet

    The Anixter corporate sustainability program seeks to continuously improve the business processes to control and reduce the impact associated with the specific environmental aspects of energy, waste, materials, transportation and natural resources.

  • 03/07/2014

    What is next generation Data Center?

    Throughout 2014, Anixter has been conducting an event focused on Data Centers called "Next Generation Data Center" (NGDC), which is aimed at exclusive groups of end users who are also owners, as well as Data Center managers.

  • 03/07/2014

    Infrastructure: choosing the right cabling for your Data Center

    A cabling system’s expected life span plays a significant role in determining if multiple generations of continually volving hardware can be supported without having to fully replace the cabling system.

  • 03/07/2014

    Anixter among Forbes' 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America

    Forbes 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America is developed by GMI Ratings who develop rankings by reviewing the accounting and governance behaviors of more than 8,000 publicly-traded companies in North America.

  • 30/03/2014

    UPS for desktop computers/work stations

    The UPS for desktop computers/work stations are a range of interactive online or offline systems that are ideal for computers and sensitive electronic equipment in environments that are not in a rack

  • 30/03/2014

    2014: A year of great changes in the Power & Cooling world

    Lots of movement in the market for Power & Cooling in Latin America, mergers and acquisitions, new technologies, changing trends and products that come to the fore this 2014.

  • 29/03/2014

    Reliable, safe and sustainable Data Centers

    Every year, Anixter consolidates its presence as the Global Distributor with the most comprehensive portfolio for Data Centers. Every day, end users, and leading companies resort to Anixter as their technology partner, in search for support for their future projects or deployments.

  • 26/02/2014

    Albér, the ideal tool to monitor your battery banks

    Alina Crombie, Latin America Sales Manager Albér and Gonzalo Reinoso, CALA Regional Marketing Manager for Power & Cooling solutions Anixter, talked with CNX about his strategy in the development of joint ventures. A link to reposition in the region as synonymous of quality .

  • 12/12/2013

    Cloud Service and Mobility, top challenges for companies

    In a survey recently carried out by CommScope, it was revealed that the “bring-your-own-device” trend is already transforming IT areas in all-size organizations.

  • 10/12/2013

    Your future Data Center, now in 3D!

    Anixter presents a new service that will change the way we plan and market data centers: a 3D model, with all the images, list of materials needed and technical documentation to complete the project.

  • 09/12/2013

    Power & Cooling: concept design, a key component for project success in Data Centers

    Building a new data center, or improving an existing facility, implies increasingly more sectors and more people within an organization. When facing a new project, these factors converge to include some aspects no one would have even considered some years ago.

Security News
Security News
  • 04/10/2018

    Access Control Systems, Trends, Drivers and Challenges

    Tighter compliance requirements around data, privacy and cybersecurity in general are driving the need for greater auditing and tracking capabilities within the access control system.

  • 03/10/2018

    ENVISIONING THE FUTURE 2018

    Las principales tendencias e innovaciones tecnológicas, y una manera distinta de hacer sinergia con los clientes finales. Enfocada en ofrecer soluciones como un servicio basados en la Experiencia al cliente.

  • 28/08/2018

    Valuable information cala

    Anixter CALA is undertaking a deep transformation resulting from the continuous convergence of networks.

  • 13/07/2017

    How to cope risk management challenges

    In today’s world, there is a strong emphasis on providing a secure and safe environment for a modern workforce. Reducing risk and increasing peace of mind allows staff to focus on the task at hand.

  • 19/12/2016

    Anixter wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

    We would like to share with you a Christmas and a New Year's video, where we reiterate our appreciation and we wish you a 2017 full of happiness.

  • 21/10/2015

    How to design your physical store like a big website

    Nowadays, a retailer who owns a store either on the street or in a shopping mall can adopt a much more aggressive and strategic attitude in the management of his or her space to yield positive results on sales.

  • 21/10/2015

    ¿Can we use any type of memory? Part 1

    In our daily life, we use a tool that revolutionized different products and even led to the extinction of others since it emerged - the memory card.

  • 30/07/2015

    How to succeed in CCTV projects in 7 steps!

    During consulting, I always hear the questions: "How many cameras will be used in the project? Is it expensive? Can you give an estimate of the project cost?

  • 30/07/2015

    Access control technologies: Important factors when choosing a solution

    Access control is at the top of the criticality pyramid for security systems. So choosing a reliable solution is critical.

  • 19/03/2015

    Vascular biometrics - is it the future?

    Biometric recognition relates to the automatic identification of individuals based on their physiological and/or behavioral characteristics.

  • 19/03/2015

    Feel safe traveling on the highway

    With the plan of highway concessions, some rules have been created to improve the stability, management, and user safety. To achieve this with breakthrough technology, the use of various equipment and systems was necessary in order to achieve security automation.

  • 29/10/2014

    Minimum illumination for video monitoring cameras choosing correctly

    Due to lack of standards, rules and freedom in the specification of products by manufacturers, integrators and end users find some difficulty choosing the best camera for video monitoring for a particular application, or even compare models from different brands.

  • 03/07/2014

    Dinion IP 4000 y 5000 HD Cameras

    Video surveillance as a security measure often requires balancing optimum performance with aesthetics. Especially in such applications as offices, hospitality or retail stores, design and appearance can be just as important as technical performance.

  • 03/07/2014

    Anixter among Forbes' 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America

    Forbes 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America is developed by GMI Ratings who develop rankings by reviewing the accounting and governance behaviors of more than 8,000 publicly-traded companies in North America.

  • 30/03/2014

    Beyond biometric technology

    Morpho (Safran), the world leader in biometric technology announced the launch of the SIGMA® MorphoAccess series, the most advanced fingerprint identification terminals in the market that offer superior performance and a wide variety of new features.

  • 30/03/2014

    Video Analytics - Embedded vs Server vs Hybrid

    VCA (Video Content Analytics) solutions started more than 5 years ago, and they became a solution to all the problems related to intrusion detection, to freeing the system operators of any responsibility, and to the decrease in operating costs within the market.

  • 27/11/2013

    Anixter and Axis contribute to improving videosurveillance in Medellin

    Anixter and Axis Communications took over the implementation of a cutting edge videosurveillance system in the city of Medellin, Colombia.

  • 25/11/2013

    TBus®, the first videosurveillance switch, already available

    Transmission Bus is the new backbone communications technology NVT has developed for a series of IP transmission devices. Check all the details of this innovative and excellent opportunity for your business!

  • 25/11/2013

    Reliable, custom-made IP migrations

    Anixter ipAssured Definining IP Migration program is fully consolidated and available. As part of the added value the distributor offers channels and clients, this program evaluates the existing base and builds up scalable recommendations to achieve a secure, reliable investment.

  • 25/11/2013

    Safe Money

    Financial security systems are multi-tech solutions involving all physical security areas, such as videosurveillance, access control and intrusion and fire detection.

  • 25/11/2013

    Safe Cities

    In an exclusive report for CNX Anixter, Jason da Souza, Regional Security Manager for Anixter Caribbean and Latin America, details the features present in the City Wide .

Unified Communications News
Unified Communications News
  • 04/10/2018

    Barco's ClickShare wireless presentation systems

    Start with punctuality and without complications, just connect the device and start sharing.

  • 03/10/2018

    Avaya J100 series IP Phones

    Explore a portfolio of desktop terminal phones with many features that were designed to improve the desktop user experience.

  • 03/10/2018

    ENVISIONING THE FUTURE 2018

    Las principales tendencias e innovaciones tecnológicas, y una manera distinta de hacer sinergia con los clientes finales. Enfocada en ofrecer soluciones como un servicio basados en la Experiencia al cliente.

  • 28/08/2018

    Valuable information cala

    Anixter CALA is undertaking a deep transformation resulting from the continuous convergence of networks.

  • 11/07/2018

    Polycom is now part of Plantronics

    Read more here

  • 13/07/2017

    Improving workforce productivity

    Social and economic drivers are placing a larger focus on how workforce behavior can be improved with technology. Adequate bandwidth is required to facilitate the explosion of high-definition video and the new ways people deliver and consume information.

  • 21/02/2017

    Aruba: The evolution of the digital workplace

    With our expectation to be constantly connected, it’s easy to forget the incredible advances in wireless technology over the last ten years that has allowed us to work the way we want.

  • 19/12/2016

    Anixter wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

    We would like to share with you a Christmas and a New Year's video, where we reiterate our appreciation and we wish you a 2017 full of happiness.

  • 21/10/2015

    Growing through partnerships

    Connect is a channel program, in which Plantronics is committed with its partners’ success by collaborating to maximize resources, drive customer satisfaction and sustain business growth and profitability.

  • 21/10/2015

    The top 4 business challenges for the company

    A new generation of mobile workers, a rising popularity in the trend Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), small IT teams, tight budgets requiring low-risk strategies: all these hurdles can be tackled with the right technology, especially with the features provided by Unified communications and collaboration solutions (UC&C).

  • 30/07/2015

    The benefits of having a multichannel Contact Center

    "How can I help you?" This question is the driving force behind commerce. It's the link between need and satisfaction. In today's competitive market, the first and most important way you can help your customers is to be where they need you to be, when they want you to be there, and ready to start.

  • 30/07/2015

    Medical devices and FDA compliance

    In 2013, $1.3 billion was spent on mobile health technologies, a number that is predicted to grow to $10.2 billion by 2018. As more medical devices are added, it will no longer be acceptable to simply make all medical devices part of a dedicated network.

  • 18/03/2015

    Is your Data Center really ready for the future?

    While developing projects, it is important to cover key needs taking into account the required preparation for the future, considering the major trends in data solutions for Data Center.

  • 29/10/2014

    Plantronics Connect Program

    Voice is key in Unified Communications (UC). Optimize your investment in UC by using UC audio devices which make the whole communication experience more intelligent, clearer, and simpler. You will see how the incorporation of UC increases.

  • 28/10/2014

    Cutting-edge technology at your fingertips

    Today, no one doubts how important it is to have any visual communication in remote conference calls, as it perfectly complements the messages sent during a work session.

  • 03/07/2014

    Anixter among Forbes' 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America

    Forbes 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America is developed by GMI Ratings who develop rankings by reviewing the accounting and governance behaviors of more than 8,000 publicly-traded companies in North America.

  • 03/07/2014

    Anixter is the first distributor that offers Lync® hardware packages in unified communication solutions in the Caribbean y Latin America.

    Anixter, partnered with the best equipment manufacturers for unified communications have developed the most comprehensive portfolio of solutions for Microsoft Lync* for their channels.

  • 03/07/2014

    Helping healthcare organizations to improve patient experience

    Avaya is helping healthcare organizations to improve the experience of patients and providers through technologies that improve the team collaboration for care, communication with the patient, and other services.

  • 30/03/2014

    Anixter in the Business Environment and UC

    In today's challenging economic environment, growing businesses should know to take every opportunity to innovate and be ready to reap the benefits. A solution of IP-based Unified Communications offers the power and flexibility you need.

  • 17/12/2013

    UC Plantronics Solutions for Contact Centers

    Disperse locations. Different devices. Contrasting styles. How is it possible for a contact center to weave all this into a single, integrated solution? Plantronics presents its solution thorugh CNX Anixter.

  • 17/12/2013

    Video: Avaya’s Seven Predictions for 2013

    2013 will be the year of videoconferencing for all, and with this idea in mind, Avaya has announced seven predictions to be considered this year. Learn it all about your business future in this article!

  • 17/12/2013

    More than Unified Communications: Human Interaction

    Antonio Flores, Strategic Marketing Director, Anixter Latin America, wrote an exclusive article for our CNX describing the new way in which companies communicate with their clients, employees and prospects.

  • 09/12/2013

    Success with First Multi-vendor Interoperability Test

    During the Interop 2013 conference, the most renowned event in the networking segment, Avaya announced the completion of the industry’s first multi-vendor interoperability test using standard SPB (Shortest Path Bridging) technology. A huge success!

Wireless News
Wireless news
  • 03/10/2018

    ENVISIONING THE FUTURE 2018

    Las principales tendencias e innovaciones tecnológicas, y una manera distinta de hacer sinergia con los clientes finales. Enfocada en ofrecer soluciones como un servicio basados en la Experiencia al cliente.

  • 26/09/2018

    Anixter, Commscope wireless regional strategic distributor

    This agreement is focused on the distribution of Wireless products, formerly known as Andrew, and very useful to most wireless systems.