For smart cities, this is where fiber optic technology is key. Data - and the sensors and technology used to collect it - is central to smart city development....The right technology is already here….fiber optic telecommunication cables can be used as sensors; Distributed Acoustic Sensing (DAS)
OptaSense and the British Geological Survey (BGS) have been using an OptaSense fiber-optic Distributed Rayleigh Sensing system to monitor strain changes on a slope that forms part of the BGS National Landslide Laboratory
growth of the renewable energy industry, particularly the wind sector, in the Asia-Pacific region…a major opportunity for Fotech’s fiber optic monitoring technology to play a vital role in asset security
Security InfoWatch talk with JJ Williams, Regional Director for OptaSense (and past FOSA Chairman) on the company’s perimeter security product line.
fire…disrupted Westbahn services for more than 7 hours….Distributed Temperature Sensing is a cost effective alternative to conducting manual cable measurements, providing real-time temperature information and monitoring