Low Voltage/Communications http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en The Ins and Outs of Modular Data Centers http://ecmweb.com/nec/ins-and-outs-modular-data-centers <div class="field-byline"> By Mark Lamendola, Electrical Consultant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Article 646, one of the new Articles in the 2014 Edition of the NEC, provides the requirements for modular data centers. As with the other new Articles when first introduced, it’s not very long.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/nec/ins-and-outs-modular-data-centers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/nec/ins-and-outs-modular-data-centers#comments Low Voltage/Communications NEC Silver Wed, 18 Jun 2014 17:09:00 +0000 47841 at http://ecmweb.com Low-Voltage Suspended Ceiling Power Distribution Systems http://ecmweb.com/nec/low-voltage-suspended-ceiling-power-distribution-systems <div class="field-byline"> By Mark Lamendola, Electrical Consultant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Do you know how to correctly install systems that are made specifically for ceiling spaces? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/nec/low-voltage-suspended-ceiling-power-distribution-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/nec/low-voltage-suspended-ceiling-power-distribution-systems#comments Low Voltage/Communications NEC Silver Tue, 20 May 2014 19:03:00 +0000 46271 at http://ecmweb.com BICSI Field Report: 2014 Winter Conference http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-field-report-2014-winter-conference <div class="field-byline"> By Joe Knisley, Senior Editorial Consultant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Held February 2-6 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort and Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., the BICSI 2014 Winter Conference & Exhibition drew more than 4,000 attendees, exhibitors, and visitors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-field-report-2014-winter-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-field-report-2014-winter-conference#comments Low Voltage/Communications Contractor Fri, 25 Apr 2014 19:22:00 +0000 45371 at http://ecmweb.com ISC West http://ecmweb.com/isc-west-0 <div class="node-body event-body"></div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Sands Expo &amp; Convention Center</span> <div class="street-address"> 201 Sands Ave. </div> <span class="locality">Las Vegas</span>, <span class="region">NV</span> <span class="postal-code">89169</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=201+Sands+Ave.%2C+Las+Vegas%2C+NV%2C+89169%2C+us">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <h2>Why Attend ISC West 2014?</h2> <ul> <li> ISC West is the largest physical security show in North America featuring over 1,000 exhibitors in one place in just 3 days</li> <li> Our business critical education programs will keep you informed on the most relevant products, technologies, and strategies in today&rsquo;s evolving security market</li> <li> More breakthrough product unveils than ever before</li> <li> Invaluable networking and industry events</li> </ul> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://ecmweb.com/isc-west-0#comments Low Voltage/Communications Tue, 19 Nov 2013 16:07:00 +0000 37831 at http://ecmweb.com NEC Facts about Fire Alarm Systems http://ecmweb.com/code-basics/nec-facts-about-fire-alarm-systems <div class="field-byline"> By Mike Holt, NEC Consultant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Article 760 covers the installation of wiring and equipment for fire alarm systems, including circuits controlled and powered by the fire alarm system. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/code-basics/nec-facts-about-fire-alarm-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/code-basics/nec-facts-about-fire-alarm-systems#comments Code Basics Low Voltage/Communications Silver Fri, 15 Nov 2013 20:54:00 +0000 37631 at http://ecmweb.com BICSI Winter Conference & Exhibition http://ecmweb.com/bicsi-winter-conference-exhibition-0 <div class="node-body event-body"></div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Rosen Shingle Creek Resort</span> <div class="street-address"> 9939 Universal Blvd. </div> <span class="locality">Orlando</span>, <span class="region">FL</span> <span class="postal-code"> 32819</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=9939+Universal+Blvd.%2C+Orlando%2C+FL%2C++32819%2C+us">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p> BICSI is a professional association supporting the information technology systems (ITS) industry. ITS covers the spectrum of voice, data, electronic safety &amp; security, project management and audio &amp; video technologies. It encompasses the design, project management and installation of pathways, spaces, optical fiber- and copper-based distribution systems, wireless-based systems and infrastructure that supports the transportation of information and associated signaling between and among communications and information gathering devices.<br /> <br /> BICSI provides information, education and knowledge assessment for individuals and companies in the ITS industry. We serve more than 23,000 ITS professionals, including designers, installers and technicians. These individuals provide the fundamental infrastructure for telecommunications, audio/video, life safety and automation systems. Through courses, conferences, publications and professional registration programs, BICSI staff and volunteers assist ITS professionals in delivering critical products and services, and offer opportunities for continual improvement and enhanced professional stature.<br /> <br /> Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, USA, BICSI membership spans nearly 100 countries.<br /> <br /> For more information, contact BICSI at 800.242.7405 (USA and Canada toll-free) or +1 813.979.1991. You may also email <a href="mailto:bicsi@bicsi.org">bicsi@bicsi.org</a>.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://ecmweb.com/bicsi-winter-conference-exhibition-0#comments Low Voltage/Communications Thu, 14 Nov 2013 20:28:00 +0000 37711 at http://ecmweb.com BICSI Field Report: 2013 Fall Conference http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-field-report-2013-fall-conference <div class="field-byline"> By Joe Knisley, Senior Editorial Consultant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Held September 15-19 at the MGM Grand Convention Center in Las Vegas, the BICSI 2013 Fall Conference drew more than 3,800 attendees plus exhibitors and visitors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-field-report-2013-fall-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-field-report-2013-fall-conference#comments Low Voltage/Communications Contractor Thu, 07 Nov 2013 20:22:00 +0000 37371 at http://ecmweb.com BICSI Fall 2013 Highlights from Las Vegas http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-fall-2013-highlights-las-vegas <div class="node-body gallery-body">Attendees strive to learn new technologies in the era of cloud computing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-fall-2013-highlights-las-vegas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-fall-2013-highlights-las-vegas#comments Low Voltage/Communications Galleries Contractor Thu, 07 Nov 2013 16:00:00 +0000 36821 at http://ecmweb.com Traffic Signal Installation and Maintenance Work http://ecmweb.com/training/traffic-signal-installation-and-maintenance-work <div class="field-byline"> By Steve Anderson, National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (NJATC) </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ever wonder how individuals receive training on traffic signal installations — or who does the coordination and maintenance of these systems to keep them running smoothly?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/training/traffic-signal-installation-and-maintenance-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/training/traffic-signal-installation-and-maintenance-work#comments Low Voltage/Communications Training Wed, 16 Oct 2013 15:07:00 +0000 35991 at http://ecmweb.com BICSI Releases New Standard for Electronic Safety and Security System Design http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-releases-new-standard-electronic-safety-and-security-system-design <div class="node-body article-body">New standard now available for electronic safety and security system design</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-releases-new-standard-electronic-safety-and-security-system-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/low-voltagecommunications/bicsi-releases-new-standard-electronic-safety-and-security-system-design#comments Low Voltage/Communications Mon, 05 Aug 2013 17:21:00 +0000 33151 at http://ecmweb.com