CommScope, Inc. (NYSE: CTV), a world leader in infrastructure solutions
for communication networks, today announced it has completed the
acquisition of Signal Vision, Inc. (SVI), a leading supplier of
broadband RF (Radio Frequency) subscriber products. Signal Vision's
product lines include passives, indoor amplifiers and addressable taps.
Signal Vision had revenues of less than $30 million in 2006.
"We are pleased to add the Signal Vision product line to CommScope's
Broadband portfolio," said Jim Hughes, Executive Vice President,
Broadband Sales and Marketing. "Signal Vision has earned industry-wide
respect for quality, service and technical leadership. We look forward
to building upon this legacy and expanding the reach of their products
through CommScope's worldwide channels."
Neil Phillips, President of Signal Vision, Inc., commented, "After a
successful 31-year history, we believe that it is advantageous for SVI
to join with a strategic partner to accelerate the growth of our
business. CommScope represents the ideal fit for us given their global
presence, similar core values and their reputation for quality and
customer service within the broadband industry."
CommScope is a world leader in infrastructure solutions for
communication networks. Through its SYSTIMAX(R) Solutions(TM) and
Uniprise(R) Solutions brands, CommScope is the global leader in
structured cabling systems for business enterprise applications. It is
also the world's largest manufacturer of coaxial cable for Hybrid Fiber
Coaxial applications. Backed by strong research and development,
CommScope combines technical expertise and proprietary technology with
global manufacturing capability to provide customers with
high-performance wired or wireless cabling solutions.
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. These
forward-looking statements are identified by the use of certain terms
and phrases, including but not limited to "intend," "goal," "estimate,"
"expect," "project," "plans," "anticipate", "should," "designed to,"
"foreseeable future," "believe," "think," "scheduled" and similar
expressions. 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. The potential risks and uncertainties that
could cause actual results to differ materially include, but are not
limited to, the challenges of integration associated with the
acquisition; the challenges of achieving anticipated synergies; expected
demand from Signal Vision's customers and any statements of belief and
any statements of assumptions underlying any of the foregoing. 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
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