About the Author
Joseph Coffey is a senior principal engineer at
CommScope with more than 20 years’ experience. In his role, Coffey integrates
various elements of science and technology to create systems that enhance
productivity and solve problems. Before CommScope, Coffey spent time at Apionix
and Ortonix, and holds 70 patents. Coffey has a Bachelor of Science and a Masters of Science (Cum Laude) in
Electrical Engineering from the University of Minnesota.
Gone are the days of rotary phones and basic over-the-air television. There is one reason why the world of communications has changed—fiber optics. In this Fiber Friday vlog, Joseph Coffey explain how the world of communications has changed thanks to the deployment of this wonder of technology.
Everything needs to run smoothly in our lives. Obstacles just slow us down. That goes for our networks. Our fiber connectors must allow light to pass freely. In this Fiber Friday vlog, Joseph Coffey explain how the quality of your fiber connectors can affect your network.
Remember the days when a transoceanic phone call took forever to connect? Now it sounds like you’re in the same room! It all has to do with levels of latency. Joseph Coffey shines a light -- on the speed of light – in this video blog post.