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10 Important Frequencies in the Canadian Wireless Spectrum

Spectrum is the lifeblood of wireless as witnessed by the recent multi-billion dollar prices paid for new cellular spectrum in Canada. Cellular carriers and broadcasters manage spectrum everyday as they are in the communications business. This post is for everyone else – the businesses and government for whom wireless communications is a means to accomplish… Read More»

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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»

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WaaS Up?

There’s a new type of managed service being added to corporate IT strategies and it’s called Wireless-as-a-Service (WaaS). Nearly everyone has heard of the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) business model, delivering software solutions that don’t burden the customer with managing the service or covering costly upgrades. WaaS offers the same flexibility for high-performance commercial wireless networks (Wi-Fi… Read More»

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How To Connect Your Entire Supply Chain

Achieving production targets “on time, every time” is the primary goal of every plant floor in the manufacturing industry. But when human error, hardware malfunctions or software failure occur, this goal quickly turns into unexpected downtime that can cost companies thousands of dollars per minute. To meet consumer expectations and deadlines, while controlling costs, every… Read More»

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The Next Stage of Data Processing With Cisco FOG Router

In today’s world, data is a driving force for companies, with an unprecedented amount filtering through your networks on a daily basis. Often the struggle with this information, however, is responding to this data in real-time – when it matters most. Imagine a world where, with the right technology, you can take that data and… Read More»

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Canadian Science Centres Spur Interest and Growth
in STEAM Industries

Whether you’re into science and technology, or just looking for something to do to pass time, we can all admit that if we’ve been to a science centre at one point or another, it’s been a great experience. As a focal point of local, national and developing technology, science centres have spurred interest in all… Read More»

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A Focus on the Partnership with Nova Communications and Cisco

At Nova Communications, we have built a reputation for the service we provide across various wireless technologies. Whether it’s our success with WiFi networks, wireless SCADA, wearable computers, two way radios, point-to-point or RF engineering services, a lot of that reputation also stems from the companies we partner with to benefit our customers. This series,… Read More»

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Nova Introduces Service Agreement Support for Customers

We want to save you money, time and reduce frustration. Imagine if you could ensure that the systems you buy from Nova are kept up-to-date, will work when you need it most, and that you know the full support cost of the product – no guessing games or hidden fees. Here at Nova Communications, we’ve… Read More»

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Nova Communications Attends Harvard Symposium

A piece of Nova Communications was in the room with 50 high level business leaders from throughout North America in September. James Craig, Manager, Product Development & Marketing at Nova, recently took part in an Intelligent Enterprise symposium at Harvard University. The symposium’s focus was on the ideas of mobility and cloud computing, and the… Read More»

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New Senior Technician in Moncton Comes Home From Fort McMurray

When Peter Keating left Nova Scotia to work out west, he knew he ultimately wanted to move with his wife and kids back to the Maritimes at some point. Here at Nova Communications, we are lucky to have played a factor in that decision – as we welcomed him to our team in the Moncton… Read More»