research suggests Generation Z children
and young adults look at their cell phones every three minutes to stream music
or play virtual games.
CommScope (NASDAQ: COMM) comes to Cable-Tec
Expo 2017 armed with the innovative tools to ensure network speed and
reliability keeps up with that kind of demand.
have an unprecedented number of devices that need data, but mobile users have
an expectation that the bandwidth is that of a wired connection,” said Ric
Johnsen, CommScope’s senior vice
president of outside plant business. “That’s why our convergence story is so
important. As our customers build deep fiber networks, they need to consider
how to meet this wireless demand, regardless of if they have an FTTH or node +0
network. Whatever stage their deployment is in, we are there to support our
CLICK TO TWEET: CommScope tells convergence story at Cable-Tec Expo 2017.
Short for “building distribution” closure, the BUDI is a fiber wall box that
addresses MDU applications. BUDI is the demarcation point between outside plant
and on-premises fiber. Fibers can be spliced or patched, and up to 48 drop
cables and four feeder cables are supported.
- Fiber distribution
hub (FDH) 4000: A sealed hub that can be buried underground, or pole/strand
mounted, while providing the functionality and capacity typically found in
- Family of mini optical
termination enclosures (Mini-OTE): Newly-designed to streamline last mile
access, incorporating both splicing and plug-and-play hardened connectors. Each
has a wide range of style, size and configurations to accommodate any need.
technology: The booth will showcase video monitors of fiber-to-the-antenna,
powered fiber cable, 5G and metro cell solutions.
addition to showing convergence, CommScope will also discuss its impact on
networking. A few of the company’s experts will share their knowledge with
Cable-Tec Expo visitors:
- “The Impact of
HFC-Wireless Convergence:” Mark Alrutz and John Chamberlain, Oct. 19, 10 a.m.
- Wireless Live!
“Fiber and Backhaul and the Indispensable Foundation of Today’s Networks:”
Chamberlain, Oct. 20, 11 a.m.
- “The Impact of Good Field Service on Customer
Satisfaction:” Morgan Kurk, Oct. 20, 12:45 p.m.
at Cable-Tec 2017, the Cable TV Pioneers
will induct CommScope’s Tony Finger into the Pioneer Class of 2017 during a
black-tie event in Denver. Finger is the vice president of sales for service
providers and MSOs for CommScope and has been with the company for 36 years.
"I am truly proud and honored
to sponsor Tony for his induction into this year’s class of Cable TV Pioneers,”
said Chris Bowick, retired chief technology officer of Cox Communications. "I
have known and worked with Tony for almost 20 years both as his customer and as
his friend. I can’t think of a more deserving person to receive this
prestigious award. Tony is the consummate professional, always putting his
customers first, listening to their needs and delivering on those needs as
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“The Always On Generation,”
CommScope research, Tech Intimates. October 2017
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