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December 30, 2016
A Look Back at 2016: The Future of Multimode Has a Name – OM5
As we say good-bye to 2016, we look back at some of our most shared blogs of the year. This post announced big news in the world of cabling standards. Multimode fiber got a new name and designation in October, and Matias Peluffo couldn’t be more proud. In today’s blog, he explains what this means for customers and the industry as a whole.
December 29, 2016
A Look Back at 2016: Data Center of the Future - Two outages that changed the course of history (Part 2)
As we say good-bye to 2016, we look back at some of our most shared blogs of the year. Today's blog is about two data center outages in three months. Sound outrageous? That’s what happened to one Internet-based company before they re-designed their data center. In today’s post, guest blogger Jennifer Sweeper of Digital Realty talks about data centers of the future...with far less outages.
December 28, 2016
A Look Back at 2016: How to Power Today’s Internet of Things
As we say good-bye to 2016, we look back at some of our most shared blogs of the year. There is great excitement about the capabilities of a connected world with the Internet of Things (IoT). The proliferation of IP-enabled surveillance cameras is already playing a critical role in making our buildings, campuses and cities more secured today. With CommScope’s Powered Fiber Cable System, customers can deploy such edge devices at further distances, helping eliminate the need for local powering and avoiding landlord and utility negotiations. See today’s blog post by Arria Giulan for more information.
December 27, 2016
A Look Back at 2016: How Multiplexing Techniques Enable Higher Speeds On Fiber Optic Cabling
As we say good-bye to 2016, we look back at some of our most shared blogs of the year. Why are there so many multiplexing technologies? What do they mean to you and how you deploy the right networks? James Donovan explains three multiplexing technologies and how they are enabling the evolution of network speeds.
December 26, 2016
A Look Back at 2016: What Is C-RAN?
As we say good-bye to 2016, we look back at some of our most shared blogs of the year. The C-RAN architecture is the future of the wireless network and should be seen as a precursor to 5G. But what is C-RAN? In this blog post, Mike Wolfe explains that the term has a couple of different meanings, standing for both “centralized” radio access network (RAN) and also “cloud-based” RAN.
December 23, 2016
A Look Back at 2016: Do You Want To Speed Up Fiber Installations At The Premises?
As we say good-bye to 2016, we look back at some of our most shared blogs of the year. Operators are looking for new ways to speed up fiber deployments at multi-dwelling units, as well as single-family units. The question they ask is how to bring fiber deeper into the home or business without exceeding budgets or having to sacrifice anything in network performance and reliability. Kathy Terryll explains in an interview with Joe Depa how our new FTTx offerings provide operators with solutions that not only speed up fiber installs, but help increase property values.
December 22, 2016
Safety, Security and Stability in Smart Buildings
Proper planning can help building and network designers defend against worst-case safety scenarios. Reliable wireless networks for emergency services personnel help them do their jobs more effectively in times of crisis. Secure and stable networks improve efficiency and protect valuable business assets. See today’s blog post by Philip Sorrells, and the CommScope “Connected and Efficient Buildings” ebook, for more information.
December 21, 2016
Top 10 CommScope Innovations: Outside Plant Closure Solutions
As we continue our look at the top 10 innovations in CommScope’s history, we invite you to look at the outside plant closure solutions. They’ve come a long way! Christiaan Radelet has more in this blog post