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A short history of Multimode Fiber (MMF)

With the capability to meet both the data rate and distance demands of most LAN networks today, Multimode Fiber (MMF) plays a core role in modern fiber infrastructure. As global telecommunications infrastructure demands are continually advancing (growth estimates for the fiber optic market alone are expected to be worth $3.72 billion by 2022), developing a […]

Technology News 5 July 2017

Issue 14 Quarter 1, 2017 of The Standards Advisor Has Been Released

Read Issue 14 Quarter 1, 2017 of The Standards Advisor: Issue 14, Quarter 1, 2017 of The Standards Advisor is now available to download. What You Need To Know About The Future of Your Networks Detailing the latest standards relevant to the structured cabling industry, this quarterly newsletter explores the impact that these standards will […]

Technology News Training News 26 April 2017

Issue 13 Quarter 4, 2016 of The Standards Advisor Has Been Released

Read Issue 13 Quarter 4, 2016 of The Standards Advisor: Issue 13, Quarter 4 2016 The Standards Advisor is now available to download. Your Quarterly Guide To The Future of Your Network Detailing the latest standards relevant to the structured cabling industry, this newsletter explores the impact that these standards will have on future network […]

Technology News Training News 26 January 2017

2016 Trends for Outdoor Radio Access Network (RAN) Architecture

2016 Trends For The Wireless Industry: The wireless industry is always changing. With 4G capability well underway and 5G in sight, the industry is already evolving to the next generation of wireless networks. Ben Cardwell senior vice president and segment leader of CommScope Mobility Solutions believes there are three primary trends coming in 2016 in […]

Technology News 22 January 2016

What can we expect from Intelligent Buildings in 2016?

“Demand for Intelligent Buildings is increasing” As there are now more active mobile connections than there are people in the world, and most mobile connections originate and terminate indoors; the demand for intelligent buildings is increasing – in both commercial and domestic settings. From cellular connections to Wi-Fi capability, building connectivity is an increasingly valued […]

Technology News 18 January 2016

New Ethernet standards: Progression from 25Gbps up to 400Gbps

Advances in Ethernet Standards: As stated in the CommScope post ‘The Rise and Evolution of Ethernet’, Ethernet is a market favorite when it comes to network protocols, and is rapidly advancing to meet higher bandwidth needs. Today, many applications benefit from 10G, 40G and 100G Ethernet speeds in the backbone and in the datacenters. But […]

Technology News 18 August 2015

Wideband Multimode Fiber (WBMMF): What is it, and why does it make sense for the future?

What is Wideband Multimode Fiber (WBMMF) And Why Does It Make Sense For The Future? Commonly used in local area network (LAN) and data centers, Multimode fiber (MMF) is the backbone of the cabling world. Why is MMF so popular? It’s used for multiple reasons: It’s the lowest cost means of transporting high data rates […]

Technology News 4 June 2015

Read The Latest Issue of The Standards Advisor

Setting the network standard with the new Standards Advisor Issue; Issue 6, Quarter 1 of The Standards Advisor is available for download now. Providing you with quarterly updates on the latest, relevant Enterprise Industry Standards, this newsletter explores the impact those standards will have on your network design, planning and operations in future. Download the […]

Technology News Training News 23 April 2015

A Connected Future: Smart Buildings Today; Set to Change our World

Smart Buildings, IoT and the environment of the Future: The way we live changes constantly as technology evolves. Increasing demand for connectivity is commonplace as more consumers access more devices, and this is only set to grow as the world around us becomes more intelligent. So what is a smart building today, and how is […]

Technology News 20 March 2015

Demand vs. Capacity: Will Data Demand Exhaust 4G Networks?

Could data demand exhaust network capacity in just two years? With increased smartphone adoption comes increased network demand. According to Amdocs, who have released the results of a report into mobile traffic (State of the RAN), the growing spike in data demand could outpace the capacity capabilities of 4G/LTE network hotspots in just two to […]

Technology News 17 February 2015