Wireless Networks

Want to Boost Efficiency And Profitability This Year? Advantech’s IIoT Solutions Are Key

  Want to boost operational efficiency and profitability this year? Advantech’s IIoT solutions are key. The Internet of Things (IoT) and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT or Industry 4.0) is one of the most popular topics at the moment. This is true for manufacturing, transportation, logistics, healthcare, retail, hospitality and beyond. (If you’re not… Read More»

What’s 5G in Canada and What are the Benefits For Businesses?

What’s 5G? More importantly, how will it benefit various entities like government, healthcare and businesses? In a nutshell, 5G in Canada is the next generation of cellular wireless (more on this to come). It’s been a popular topic, especially now that the technology is nearly here. In fact, 67% of consumers are willing to pay… Read More»

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How To Build Smarter Warehouses This Year

Warehouses today are faced with a rapidly evolving marketplace, increasing the level of operational and technical demands. This pressure is primarily driven by the growth of e-commerce, estimated to reach $4.5 trillion in global sales by 2021. Along with the growth in online sales comes the escalation of customer expectations for product availability and service.… Read More»

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3 Types of Technologies Found in Canadian Omnichannel Retail Stores

According to the PwC Global Consumer Insights Survey, 44% of Canadian consumers shop in brick-and-mortar stores daily or weekly (for items other than groceries). The survey also indicates that e-commerce is heavily supplementing the shopping experience ($57 Billion in sales) with in-store digital shopping guides, augmented reality (AR) applications, social media marketplaces, and online storefronts.… Read More»

Comprod RF Solutions for Nova Scotia, Canada

High-Quality, Low-Maintenance RF Solutions for Utilities

Utility companies have to keep up with growing consumer demands, prepare for disasters and emergencies, all while cutting costs without compromising safety in the field, at facilities, and throughout the community. On top of these challenges, utility service providers often operate in remote areas under some of the most extreme conditions. The communications needs for… Read More»

Industrial Internet of Things for Manufacturing in Nova Scotia, Canada

10 Questions Manufacturers Should Ask Before Turning Their Operation into an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)

Achieving production targets to meet growing consumer demands is the primary goal of every plant floor in the manufacturing industry. To improve efficiency while controlling costs, leading manufacturers have optimized their production process using the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). IIoT technology, also known as Industry 4.0, uses remote sensors attached to physical assets to… Read More»

Cyber Security Management Nova Scotia, Canada

Is Your Company Communications System at Risk for a Cyber Attack?

Technologies that connect and automate production have become a vital part of today’s corporate ecosystem. We have shifted from self-contained company systems and agencies working in silos to an interconnected world of devices and multi-agency collaboration. The ability to share data and collaborate with co-workers around the world has given critical infrastructure sectors new opportunities… Read More»

Industrial IoT Nova Scotia, Canada

What is the Industrial Internet of Things?

First, let’s define a term that you are probably more familiar with – Internet of Things (IoT). IoT refers to the connection of devices through the internet, such as smart tv’s and thermostats, so they can collect and share data without human-to-human interaction. Gartner, a global research and advisory firm, estimates there will be 20.4… Read More»

Indoor Positioning Analytics Nova Scotia

New Partnership with Inpixon Expands Our Services for Indoor Positioning and Data Analytics

ROCK Networks, our parent company, has further expanded our portfolio by partnering with Inpixon, a leading indoor positioning and data analytics company. As a Platinum Inpixon Authorized Partner, we can provide our customers with rich analytics and mobile security for every cellular, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth enabled device and/or asset. “ROCK Networks’ expertise in the wireless… Read More»

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The 10 Best Features of Apple’s New iOS 12

Following in the footsteps of launching their new line of iPhones, Apple has released their latest software update. The new iOS 12 is designed to make your iPhone and iPad experience faster and more responsive. iOS 12 introduces a higher level of efficiency with new apps and improvements to performance functionality and Siri features. You… Read More»