Submarine comms cables for climate monitoring and disaster warning: New publications from ITU/WMO/UNESCO-IOC Joint Task Force

A new ITU/WMO/UNESCO-IOC study has analyzed potential sources of funding for the use of submarine communications cables in ocean and climate monitoring and disaster warning, finding that the most promising sources of funding appear to be in select development banks,…

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Revamped DVD release of ITU-T standards

Revamped DVD release of ITU-T standards

The latest DVD release of ITU-T standards (ITU-T Recommendations) offers a tool of great value to standards developers and implementers as a consolidated archive of the over 4000 ITU-T standards in force. The DVD release incorporates advanced search tools, including…

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1st prize at Kaleidoscope 2014: Standards convergence to enable ‘5G’

Anna Zakrzewska, Sarah Ruepp and Michael S. Berger (Technical University of Denmark) claimed the 1st prize of USD 5,000 at the recent ITU Kaleidoscope conference 2014: Living in a converged world – Impossible without standards? The winning paper is titled “Towards…

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New ITU-UNESCO report on smart water management

New ITU-UNESCO report on smart water management

A new report on ‘smart’ water management provides insight into the potential of ICTs to enhance the sustainability, accessibility and efficiency of our use of water resources. The free-of-charge report, “Partnering for solutions: ICTs in Smart Water Management (SWM)”, is…

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