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  • Parkland, Florida, another painful reminder that our world has changed February 19, 2018
      Our hearts are heavy as details emerge from Parkland, Florida about yet another active shooting incident in our country. While the refrain, “when will it end?” has been uttered by politicians, pundits, and the public since a 19-old
  • Journal NOW: NFPA's Energy storage safety effort ramps up February 19, 2018
    In mid-February, about 50 people across a spectrum of industries met in Denver to discuss some of the potentially fraught aspects of the surging world of energy storage systems (ESS) for first responders, authorities having jurisdictions (AHJs) and
  • Free webinar on “Storage Protection under Sloped Ceilings” July 19, 2017
    In the event of a fire, a sloped ceiling may alter sprinkler performance from expected results for a conventional horizontal ceiling configuration. This webinar will address the storage protection under sloped ceilings. A detailed computational study


  • CommScope Reports Fourth Quarter 2017 Results February 15, 2018
    CommScope Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ: COMM), a global leader in infrastructure solutions for communications networks, reported sales of $1.12 billion and net income of $54 million, or $0.27 per diluted share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2017. Non-GAAP adjusted net income for the fourth quarter of 2017 was $91 million, or $0.47 per diluted […]
  • CommScope Introduces New Antennas for Gigabit LTE February 14, 2018
    Achieving 1 Gigabit per second speed is a benchmark for the next generation of wireless networks, which CommScope is helping enable with advanced base station antenna technology.
  • CommScope Enters Fixed Wireless Market with Open Interface, Integrated Antenna Solution February 14, 2018
    CommScope is joining the fixed wireless access market with the introduction of a new integrated antenna solution based on xRAN open interface specifications. The open interface allows wireless operators to mix and match radio access network (RAN) hardware from multiple vendors to more flexibly address varying requirements.
  • CommScope Initiates a New ‘Era’ for In-building Wireless February 13, 2018
    The vision for future wireless network architectures is built on centralized baseband processing and virtualized network functions for more efficient and flexible operation. CommScope is making that future vision a reality for in-building wireless by introducing a next generation platform, CommScope Era™.
  • CommScope Partners with Fluke Networks to Simplify Certification of High Performance Data Center Networks February 5, 2018
    CommScope, a global leader in infrastructure solutions for communications networks, has partnered with Fluke Networks®, the worldwide leader in cable certification, to help ensure optimum fiber optic cabling performance. CommScope’s exclusive SYSTIMAX® link loss calculator will now be incorporated in Fluke Networks’ CertiFiber® Pro Optical Loss Test Set (part of the company’s Versiv™ Cabling Certification […]