Andrew, the CommScope, Inc. division that is a global leader in wireless communication systems and products, has won the Global Core Partner award from China’s Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. for superior performance as a global supplier.

Andrew, the only foreign-based company to receive this year’s award, previously won Huawei’s 2007 Best Supplier award for outstanding support and on time delivery performance.

“We see the Global Core Partner award as recognition by Huawei of Andrew’s many years of contributions and efforts in China and as a sign of Huawei’s continued expectations from us in supporting domestic and international markets,” said Brian Donohue, global sales managing director of China OEMs, Andrew.

Andrew has a long history of providing advanced wireless infrastructure solutions in China, dating back to the early 1970s. Its local presence has led to solid, long-term cooperative relationships with major Chinese customers, including telecom operators and OEMs. Andrew has worked in conjunction with Huawei for years in promoting technological innovation, providing leading products, world class service, and support for the OEM. Andrew’s Shanghai R&D center offers extensive product design and large scale production capabilities for supplying leading technology products to the local market on a timely basis. Andrew’s base station antennas, cable products and microwave antennas are used in all of Huawei’s CDMA, WCDMA, CDMA2000, and WiMAX networks.

“By providing the most advanced wireless infrastructure solutions, latest technologies and global services, Andrew is assisting Huawei in expanding its market presence in China as well as markets such as Brazil, India, Europe and Africa,” said Patrick Song, Andrew’s global sales director for Huawei.

Andrew has long played a significant role in the Chinese market and recently provided solutions for numerous significant projects such as National Center for the Performing Arts, Ministry of Environmental Protection Building, Beijing-to-Tianjin and Shijiazhuang-to-Taiyuan high speed railways, Beijing Subway and Shanghai Metro. Andrew is a leading solution provider for communication networks in the Chinese rail transportation sector, as well as being the only international manufacturer to produce both radiating cables and repeaters in China.

About CommScope

CommScope, Inc. (NYSE:CTV)( is a world leader in infrastructure solutions for communication networks. Through its Andrew® brand, it is a global leader in radio frequency subsystem solutions for wireless networks. Through its SYSTIMAX® and Uniprise® brands, CommScope is a world leader in network infrastructure solutions, delivering a complete end-to-end physical layer solution, including cables and connectivity, enclosures, intelligent software and network design services, for business enterprise applications. CommScope also is the premier manufacturer of coaxial cable for broadband cable television networks and one of the leading North American providers of environmentally secure cabinets for DSL and FTTN applications. Backed by strong research and development, CommScope combines technical expertise and proprietary technology with global manufacturing capability to provide customers with infrastructure solutions for evolving global communications networks in more than 130 countries around the world.

This press release includes forward-looking statements that are based on information currently available to management, management’s beliefs, as well as on a number of assumptions concerning future events. Forward-looking statements are not a guarantee of performance and are subject to a number of uncertainties and other factors, which could cause the actual results to differ materially from those currently expected. For a more detailed description of the factors that could cause such a difference, please see CommScope’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In providing forward-looking statements, the company does not intend, and is not undertaking any obligation or duty, to update these statements as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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