The point of presence (POP) acts as the starting point for the optical fiber path to the subscriber. The main functions of this “access node” include: to house all active transmission equipment from the telecom provider, to manage all fiber terminations and to facilitate the interconnection between optical fibers and active equipment.Optical networking equipment carries information using light waves via fiber optic cables. Large amounts of data are transmitted. Network operators deploy systems to carry communications between continents, across countries, between cities and within large metropolitan areas. Growth in bandwidth-intensive services – like streaming high-definition videos, mobile broadband and the growth of Cloud Services – is driving the need for increased bandwidth.
The demand for wholesome solutions for modern data centers is increasing rapidly among potential data center customers. Especially in the face of the continuously growing digitalization, data centers are expected to keep up while remaining clearly arranged. phi Medien Systeme GmbH, certified Kentix partner, offers its customers just these kinds of universal IT solutions. They have just now implemented a special project worth mentioning: A monitoring solution for their own data center including a certification according to the international standard of the ISO27001. The ISO27001 is based on the catalogue of measures by the BSI and thus complies with regulatory requirements to IT security.(more…)
Digitalization is progressing further and further – with all its advantages and risks. Avoiding it has become virtually impossible for businesses. That is why it is important to know how to successfully use the chances that industry 4.0 brings with it while at the same time repelling the threats. Regulations for the security of information technology are playing a big role in this. One of them is the ISO 27001 – but why is a certification according to specifically this guideline worthwhile?(more…)
Our innovative door sensor in mini-format with its 6 integrated sensors secures your rooms against burglary, tampering and critical climate factors. Installing the sensor is easy: Simply affix it on doors and windows. In the past months we have worked hard to make it even better. Now, the MultiSensor-DOOR offers not only a new optimized design, but also several improved functions.(more…)
Kenya Kazi Services Ltd. is the largest security company in Central Africa. Around 24.000 employees work here to provide security for companies or at official receptions in all of Eastern and Central Africa. The ever growing IT infrastructure of the company is, however, faced with many threats in Africa. That is why Kenya Kazi Services Ltd. has decided to install a system for 360° environmental monitoring and therefore secure its IT which is so important for the daily workflow and business processes.(more…)
About half of all IT blackouts are caused by physical threats such as over temperature, fire, humidity or leakage. Compared to outages that are caused by software errors, the downtime of servers after a physical threat has struck is usually longer and the costs of repairing damage are higher. Yet most IT infrastructure is not sufficiently protected against physical threats.(more…)
The investments in electronic security equipment are growing. They feature a high, double-digit growth potential on the current market. The Internet of Things (IoT) is increasingly taking over a key role in this process. In the yearly trending poll conducted by the digital association Bitkom, the topic has been voted among the Top 5 of the most important topics of the year for the first time.(more…)
The Internet of Things Awards acknowledge IoT related products, organizations and ideas of the past year. This year, the people’s choice voting is held for the fifth time – and Kentix Innovative Security has been nominated in two categories.(more…)