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  • LED High Lumen Biax Plug-In from Current, powered by GE

    The LED High Lumen Biax® plug-in lamp from Current, powered by GE​ provides an easy solution to leverage the low energy and long life of LED. 

    01/06/2017

  • RAB's All-Purpose Floodlight: PIP

    RAB's low-cost​, all-purpose floodlight, PIP, is offered in three wattages: 15-watt replacement for 7-watt MH, 20-watt replacement for 100-watt MH and 30-watt replacement for 150-watt MH. PIP floodlights are DLC listed and have a 60,000-hour LED lifespan and 5-year limited warranty.​

    01/04/2017

  • Acuity Brands LDN4 Cylinder Series by Lithonia Lighting

    ​The LDN 4-inch family of downlights from Acuity Brands​ Lithonia Lighting is the most cost-effective solution for commercial-grade downlight applications seeking general illumination.

    01/01/2017

  • Acuity Brands Juno DanaLite FlexConnect Architectural Linear Lighting System

    DanaLite FlexConnect systems are easy to configure and install. Customize a system using a variety of electrical feeds and modular connectors to suit your application. A variety of aluminum channels are available for custom mounting or basic mounting clips to directly mount the LED strips.

    12/29/2016

  • Tread safely – TREADSAFE LED Stairwell Lights

    This fixture is designed for safety and is ideal for commercial and industrial stairwell applications. TREADSAFE (TSLED) comes with an integrated, ultrasonic sensor that detects occupancy through sound waves. Unlike occupancy sensors that utilize passive infrared, TSLED's motion sensor does not require a direct line of sight, like in stairwells where the stairs themselves might block the line of a passive infrared sensor.

    12/24/2016

  • The nLight ECLYPSE – Unified Building Control to Make Buildings Smarter

    The modular design and wireless connectivity make the nLight ECLYPSE controller ideal for renovation projects.

    12/21/2016

  • Juno Trac-Master Conix II

    The sleek, sculpted aesthetic of the T261LG3 Conix® II LED fixture is unrivaled in the industry and offers a fresh, contemporary appeal. Conix II LEDs are compatible with all Juno line-voltage trac and standard adapter accessories.

    12/17/2016

  • Acuity Brands Juno 4-inch TC1RCWN Clamp-Style Remodel Housing

    This economical 4-inch, 120V housing is designed for fast, simple installation and features factory-installed, screw-driven remodel clamps and a prewired junction box. It installs tightly into 1/8-inch to 5/8-inch thick ceilings and won't shift or turn during trim installation or removal.​

    12/15/2016

  • New Wisenet P Series Delivers 4K Resolution and Superior Compression

    Wisenet P Series 4K cameras achieve significant bandwidth ​and storage savings without sacrificing performance — along with all of the proven surveillance technologies, reliability and quality inherent in Hanwha's comprehensive line of surveillance solutions. It's a new high in performance and value — only from Hanwha.

    12/13/2016

  • Power Sentry Field Installable LED Emergency Drivers Are Here!

    It's now easier than ever to comply with Life Safety Codes with new UL certified field-installable LED emergency drivers from Power Sentry from Acuity Brands. Learn more.

    12/07/2016

Data Communications

Data Communications Blog
  • BICSI 2017 Winter Conference

    See our service solutions live in booth 901 and enter to win a YETI Cooler!

  • Everything IP: Protecting Your Network Traffic

    Berk-Tek has identified three interrelated market drivers that are pushing the advancement of new technology. The question is: Will your network infrastructure hold up?

    11/29/2016

  • Preparing for the New Normal: IoT (Internet of Things)

    Important decisions must be made about whether to build or maintain an enterprise data center, lease colocation space or take the data center to the cloud as storage demands, security needs, data-processing speeds and data volume all increase. Read more.

    11/02/2016

  • Belden's new RJ45 REVConnect Connectivity System

    REVConnect is a brand new RJ45 connectivity system from Belden. A single Reliable and Easy termination method that offers unparalleled Versatility; it covers jack and plug, shielded or unshielded, Category 5e through Category 6A. Read more.

    10/13/2016

  • Efficient Data Center Cooling and Climate Management in the Age of the IoT

    With the continuous advancement of cloud computing and the evolution of the Internet of Things (IoT), modern enterprise data centers are having to push limits to provide uninterrupted service of the highest quality. Data center managers have to be more proactive than ever, restructuring their strategies to allow for greater capacity and expansion across the various areas of IT infrastructure. Read more.

    09/19/2016

  • The Scalable, Easy-Install Solution For Mission-Critical Networks: Atlas-X1 Connector From Leviton

    With easy network installation, industry-leading performance, and total scalability, the Leviton Atlas-X1 UTP Connector was built with you and your customers in mind. Tool-free termination means installers won’t spend hours on tedious, repetitive tasks. The Atlas-X1 is easily scalable for migrations up to 40GBASE-T, and delivers the highest level of verified performance and reliability. That means fast deployment and exceptional versatility. Read more.

    08/26/2016

  • Five Reasons Upgrading to Versiv Will Save You Money

    Learn five simple reasons why you should upgrade to Fluke Networks’ Versiv cabling certification system which is designed to save you even more money and to get to systems acceptance faster. Read more.

    08/20/2016

  • Evolution of In-Building Networks

    Local area networks and in-building wireless needs are evolving. Smarter buildings and demand for data require robust networks. Fiber-based networks provide a unique value proposition by bringing network access and intelligence closer to end-users. Watch this webinar on demand.

    08/08/2016

  • Power is the New Signal

    Cabling performance has been measured historically in terms of information capacity. A new LAN deployment strategy called Direct Connect can maximize PDE by effectively connecting equipment to end devices with a channel made entirely with horizontal cabling. Direct Connect does require the attachment of a plug and testing in the field. New developments in the standards is available to make this a practical deployment strategy and offer an efficient method to deliver data and power to end devices.

    07/29/2016

  • [VID] Video: A Great Solution to Extend Video from Hubbell with 110 Everywhere

    Hubbell's 110 Everywhere solution has gone to a 4 pair standard, and on the back of the modules to extend A/V is the 110 connector.

    07/21/2016

What's New

What's New Blog
  • Greenlee Gator Next Generation Battery-Powered Tools

    Full line of Electro-hydraulic Crimping and Cutting Tools featuring Intelli-CRIMP® technology, Gator Eye® Diagnostic System, and Bluetooth® Communication.

    01/09/2017

  • LED High Lumen Biax Plug-In from Current, powered by GE

    The LED High Lumen Biax® plug-in lamp from Current, powered by GE​ provides an easy solution to leverage the low energy and long life of LED. 

    01/06/2017

  • RAB's All-Purpose Floodlight: PIP

    RAB's low-cost​, all-purpose floodlight, PIP, is offered in three wattages: 15-watt replacement for 7-watt MH, 20-watt replacement for 100-watt MH and 30-watt replacement for 150-watt MH. PIP floodlights are DLC listed and have a 60,000-hour LED lifespan and 5-year limited warranty.​

    01/04/2017

  • Acuity Brands LDN4 Cylinder Series by Lithonia Lighting

    ​The LDN 4-inch family of downlights from Acuity Brands​ Lithonia Lighting is the most cost-effective solution for commercial-grade downlight applications seeking general illumination.

    01/01/2017

  • Acuity Brands Juno DanaLite FlexConnect Architectural Linear Lighting System

    DanaLite FlexConnect systems are easy to configure and install. Customize a system using a variety of electrical feeds and modular connectors to suit your application. A variety of aluminum channels are available for custom mounting or basic mounting clips to directly mount the LED strips.

    12/29/2016

  • New Laser Level Line from Fluke

    It is estimated that at least 25 percent of an electrician's time is spent measuring and laying out a job. This critical step in the installation process can be done easier, faster and more precisely using lasers​.​

    12/26/2016

  • Tread safely – TREADSAFE LED Stairwell Lights

    This fixture is designed for safety and is ideal for commercial and industrial stairwell applications. TREADSAFE (TSLED) comes with an integrated, ultrasonic sensor that detects occupancy through sound waves. Unlike occupancy sensors that utilize passive infrared, TSLED's motion sensor does not require a direct line of sight, like in stairwells where the stairs themselves might block the line of a passive infrared sensor.

    12/24/2016

  • The nLight ECLYPSE – Unified Building Control to Make Buildings Smarter

    The modular design and wireless connectivity make the nLight ECLYPSE controller ideal for renovation projects.

    12/21/2016

  • Cost-Effective Solutions for Lighting and Electronic Waste

    Graybar and Veolia offer customers a variety of cost-effective solutions for large and small quantities of lighting and electronic waste.

    12/19/2016

  • Juno Trac-Master Conix II

    The sleek, sculpted aesthetic of the T261LG3 Conix® II LED fixture is unrivaled in the industry and offers a fresh, contemporary appeal. Conix II LEDs are compatible with all Juno line-voltage trac and standard adapter accessories.

    12/17/2016