Category Archives: CommScope

The Smartest Lighting, Supporting the Brightest Companies


Extra Sensory Perception, Intelligent Lighting for Intelligent Buildings
BICSI accredited webinar presented by CommScope and Cree – Register Here
Are you the type who chases your kids around the house turning lights off as they leave every room? Or perhaps you’re like me, the one who never learned to turn lights off. Do you also close vents based on which … Read More »

What’s new in the WESCO Data Center App for iPad®


Hardly a day goes by that I don’t see an article in my Inbox or RSS feed mentioning the accelerated rate (compared to predictions) of BYOD use in business. I know that I take my iPad with me pretty much wherever I go – including each day to work. I’ve found myself loading more “business” apps than games or photos, … Read More »

CSC & CommScope Create the Ultimate Dallas Cowboys Fan Experience


The creation of the Dallas Cowboys stadium was designed with the fans, teams and employees in mind. The large amount of fans presented unique challenges for the scope of the project. The Cowboys wanted to create a safe and exciting, technologically advanced experience. CommScope and CSC shared the Cowboys vision and had the technology and supply chain services to make … Read More »

CommScope Acquires iTRACS


Acquisition Will Create One of Industry’s Broadest Enterprise DCIM Platforms
HICKORY, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–To further expand the solutions available for supporting enterprise customers with intelligence and infrastructure management, CommScope has acquired substantially all of the assets of iTRACS Corporation, a global leader in open, enterprise-class data center infrastructure management (DCIM).
The transaction was completed Monday and terms are not being disclosed.
iTRACS, previously a … Read More »

The CSC Data Center Guy Presents: imVision™ by CommScope


Hello! I’m The CSC Data Center Guy! When it comes to seeing into the future, I’ve tried everything including a crystal ball. But when it comes to monitoring the data center, I like to use a more reliable infrastructure solution like imVision from CommScope. With imVision you gain visibility of all network connections to identify unauthorized access, pinpoint infected devices, … Read More »

Category 8 Copper Cabling Systems: More Than a Rumor!


It seems like just yesterday that we went from wiring only 2-pair of an RJ-45 connector for 10BASE-T, to actually wiring all 4-pairs. And the thought of transmitting data at 100Mbps using these connectors seemed completely out of reach. But at the end of last week, CommScope announced that they successfully demonstrated the technical feasibility of Category 8 cabling for enterprise … Read More »

WESCO Distribution Launches Data Center App for iPad on the App Store


Pittsburgh, November 26, 2012:
WESCO Distribution, (NYSE: WCC), a leading provider of electrical, industrial, and communications MRO and OEM products, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistics services, released its data center App for iPad in the App Store. The new app provides data center managers with instant access to the latest products from industry-leading suppliers wherever they … Read More »

CommScope’s Migration Strategies & Intelligence in Your Data Center


In case you missed the launch of CSC’s new expert webinar series, I thought I would let you know that we now have the 1st presentation, “Migration Strategies & Intelligence in Your Data Center” from CommScope, available for viewing on our website here. Although only the Live broadcasts are BICSI accredited, we didn’t want anyone to … Read More »

CSC’s BICSI Accredited Webinar: Migration Strategies & Intelligence in Your Data Center


CSC has launched a new education program featuring BICSI accredited webinars presented by industry experts. The first presentation in this valuable series includes the latest innovation from CommScope, imVision. Register here, to attend this one hour course and earn a BICSI CEC for RCDD, RITP, DCDC, NTS, Installer 2 Copper/Fiber, Technician and Certified Trainer.  
CommScope’s new imVision solution allows … Read More »

10GBASE-T Most Cost-Effective Solution for Data Center Access-Layer Network


Always on the look-out for great white papers, I came across this collaborative effort from CommScope, Intel and Cisco that is a must read. To quickly summarize: new 10GBASE-T physical layers (PHYs) allow lower-cost and lower-power, high-density designs for cabling runs under the 100-meter capability of 10GBASE-T. Data centers are deploying a significant number of networks ranging from approximately 18 to 46 meters … Read More »