Tag Archive for 'Information technology'

Using LEDs to transmit wireless data efficiently and securely

February 1st, 2013 by Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

Tiny LED lights now being developed could deliver Wi-Fi-like internet communications, while simultaneously displaying information, and providing illumination for homes, offices and a whole host of other locations. Over the next four years, with Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) funding, a consortium of UK universities led by the University of Strathclyde will be […]

Publication – Insecurity in the Supply of Electrical Energy: An emerging threat to information and communication technologies?

January 15th, 2011 by University of Leicester

This monograph evaluates the consequences for ICT users of failures in the supply of electricity. As demand for electricity grows it is vital that the electricity generating industry expands its capacity. It is also vital that the networks (grids) that deliver that electricity are up to the task. There is talk in Britain of an […]

The Benefit of Green Information Technology in Guernsey

October 25th, 2010 by Robert Childs

Within the last few years people have come to realise that green issues are important if we are to have a planet left for our next generation. So somehow we have to find ways to reduce the amount of energy we consume, both at home and in the workplace that will reduce our carbon footprint […]