ZTE Establishes ITU’s First Standard for Unidentified Network Threat Detection

Chinese telecom solutions provider, ZTE Corporation has initiated for an international standard for ‘Unidentified Network Threat Detection and Defense System. The press release published in the supplier’s site stated that they have established an international standard project for unidentified network threat detection and defense at the SG17 Plenary Meeting of Telecommunication Standardization Sector of International Telecommunications Union (ITU) in Geneva,…

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ITU-T Introduces Multi-Vendor Interoperable Standard for 100G Coherent Transmission

ITU today announced that its standardization experts have accomplished a major feat of engineering in the delivery of multi-vendor interoperable 100G DWDM coherent line interfaces. The achievement of ITU experts to create a standard for multi-vendor interoperability is an industry first. The standard interfaces will accelerate industry innovation to achieve greater capacity in metro networks. This is the first 100G…

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ITU Brings Standard for “Light Fidelity” Li-Fi

Telecommunication standardization agency, International Telecommunication Union (ITU) brings out a new standard for the high-speed indoor visible light communication. An international standard for Visible Light Communication (VLC), which is often called as Li-Fi, will establish a foundation for the growth of VLC market segment. The new standard, ITU G.9991, will join ITU’s series of standards for home networks connecting in-premises…

Newly elected 5 member management team of International Telecommunications Union

ITU Inaugurates its New Management Team

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies, inaugurated its new management team on 16 January 2019. A statement released by the Organization said that ITU has only one elected head to lead the team. The ITU Plenipotentiary Conference elects five top officials. Though the inauguration was held on 16th January, all the…


Telecom Cable Rating: CMP or CMR Cables

We usually use terms—CMP, CMR, PVC and LSZH to describe telecom cables, but do you know what these terms really mean? And, more importantly, which one does your project actually need? The article below will briefly outline many industry cable types, along with their features to help you have a better understanding of them. Plenum Rated Cables CMP cable refers…

Color Code Standard of Ethernet Cable – T-568B and T-568A 3

Color Code Standard of Ethernet Cable – T-568B and T-568A

Ethernet cables are the standard cables used for almost all purposes that are often called patch cables. In an article “How to Choose Ethernet Cable”, we know that Ethernet cables can be categorized into many types, like straight-through and crossover Ethernet cable, UTP or STP, Cat5 or Cat6, etc. But we know little about the pins and wiring in Ethernet cables and RJ45 plugs.