About the Author
James Donovan is Vice President of the CommScope
Infrastructure Academy. James joined CommScope in 1993 and has held positions
in Sales, Technical, Marketing, Training and Business Development and served
most recently as VP of Digital and Creative Services for CommScope. James
oversees the CommScope Infrastructure Academy, which is CommScope’s partner and
customer training platform. Prior to joining the company, he held positions at
GEC, ITT and Alcatel. He holds a Masters Degree in Engineering and a BSc Honors
degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering.
How important is passive infrastructure to you and society? It keeps us connected at every moment of our life. Proper passive infrastructure training is the gateway to your network’s success. In this vlog, James Donovan provides you with four reasons why you should learn more about passive infrastructure and how the CommScope Infrastructure Academy can help you.
Don’t look now, but your bandwidth capacity is being gobbled up. Service providers must continue to evolve their network architectures of costly and increasing unnecessary hierarchies. One way they can do that is by deploying passive infrastructures so they can optimize their costs per bit. If you are unsure how to deploy passive infrastructures in your network, James Donovan and CommScope Infrastructure Academy is here to help. This blog highlights the Academy’s first eBook designed to help you better understand the passive infrastructure that underpins your network.
For anyone who works with passive network infrastructure, the growth of IoT presents substantial opportunities for career growth, business growth and industry recognition. The CommScope Infrastructure Academy has introduced its first eBook on passive infrastructure training. To make the most of this opportunity, accessible passive infrastructure training is the gateway to success. Learn more in this blog from James Donovan.
There is one word that every broadband subscriber must know—connectivity. It’s not only a word, but a way of life. Connectivity helps subscribers to learn, entertain and communicate. There are several ways subscribers are staying connected. In the second and final part of James Donovan’s blog series, he summarizes the final three technologies operators are using to deploy broadband.
Who remembers dial-up? Did you know that DSL is still around? In fact, there are several other ways subscribers are connecting to the Internet. Some might not be household names, but they all get the job done one way or the other. In part one of this blog series, James Donovan provides a summary of three technologies operators are using to deploy broadband.
The world of fiber optics has come a long way. From undersea cables and data centers to HFC, PON and FTTx networks, there is no doubt that the demand for ubiquitous broadband access is pushing the continued deployment of fiber in networks. So, what do you know about these fiber networks? James Donovan explains in this blog that there is an Infrastructure Academy course that you might want to consider.
The future looks bright for IT managers; however, they also need to predict the future. They need to assess their cabling infrastructure needs and how it will benefit their network years to come. In this blog, James Donovan explains how a particular Infrastructure Academy course can provide students with all aspects of design and implementation of network infrastructure cabling.
As we say good-bye to 2016, we look back at some of our most shared blogs of the year. Why are there so many multiplexing technologies? What do they mean to you and how you deploy the right networks? James Donovan explains three multiplexing technologies and how they are enabling the evolution of network speeds.
Our society has become one of instantaneous gratification. We want everything to be ubiquitous and run as smooth as possible. In this blog, James Donovan asks the question, “Do we need more bandwidth?”
It’s an old story, but worth repeating. Your network must evolve so you can keep up with subscribers’ bandwidth demands. CommScope stand behinds the deployment of fiber as a way to migrate networks to balance your return on your investment. One way to do that is to learn more about fiber deployment. James Donovan explains a simple way where you can become a fiber optic infrastructure specialist.