Health, a Phoenix, Arizona based healthcare provider with hospitals and clinics
in six states, has selected the CommScope
Era C-RAN antenna system to deliver strong, consistent mobile
coverage in its facilities.
wireless connectivity can be critical in hospitals, and Banner Health’s IT team
wanted a solution that ensured coverage throughout the building. Banner Health
had previously leased a distributed antenna system (DAS) but wanted a system
that its IT staff could deploy and maintain.
CLICK TO TWEET: BannerHealth selected the CommScope Era C-RAN antenna system to deliver strong, consistent mobile coverage in its facilities.
on the proven success of CommScope’s ION-E®, the all-digital Era runs over
standard IT structured cabling infrastructure that is familiar to the IT team,
and that can be leveraged for future services such as 5G and Internet of Things
(IoT). It can even share fiber with other services to deliver major cost
savings. Because the system supports multiple service providers, Banner Health’s
physicians, staff, patients and visitors are all assured of connectivity.
wanted a system that was easy to deploy and maintain with in-house resources
and would provide reliable mobile wireless connectivity for our user
population,” said Rande Newhard, director of IT for Banner Health. “Era
supports all of the major wireless carriers and provides a solid foundation for
our future mobility requirements.”
wireless is critical infrastructure for hospitals and Banner Health is leading
the industry by providing in-building coverage and capacity throughout its
facilities,” said Bruce Markling, vice president for Enterprise Mobility
Solutions at CommScope. “CommScope’s Era system leverages our decades of
wireless innovation to make in-building mobile wireless robust, easy and
cost-effective for large and mid-sized organizations.”
More information can be found at the CommScope stand at Mobile World Congress 2019 in Hall 2,
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