Category Archives: Corning

Earn BICSI CEC’s at CSC’s Expert Seminar Series in Los Angeles Nov. 14th


Need a few BICSI credits before the year ends? Join CSC and the industry’s top manufacturers this Thursday at the Hilton Anaheim Hotel in Anaheim, CA. Register NOW for the FREE seminar, and earn up to 4 BICSI CECs in one day (BICSI credential holders). Topics covered at the event are data centers, passive optical networks, DAS, secure … Read More »

Corning’s ALTOS® Cable with FastAccess™ Technology: “It’s the cable with a peel!”


Over the years I have heard many a woe from installers about the time and hazard involved in outside plant cable installation. And with fiber cable, issues of “fiber damage” come in to play, which can be costly on the job-site.  ALTOS® Cable with FastAccess™ Technology will forever change how you think about cable installation. Thanks to the innovative engineering … Read More »

Corning Solutions Being Used for Presidential Debate on 10/22/12


Lights, camera, action…or in this case, debate. We see it every 4 years. Just think about how the network speed requirements have increased over the years to handle the bandwidth necessary for almost 60 million viewers to watch this single program without interruption. CSC’s industry leading manufacturer partner, Corning Cable Systems announced yesterday that they will be providing the fiber … Read More »

Corning’s CCH Pigtail Splice Cassettes Save Time & Money


Splicing fibers on the job site can be quite time consuming. Corning Cable Systems CCH Pigtail Splice Cassettes enable faster field splicing and easy modular management of connectorization within the housing. The CCH Pigtail Splice Cassettes are pre-loaded and pre-routed for quick fusion splicing of either individual or ribbon fiber pigtails, utilizing the same space saving platform as the standard … Read More »

Q&A with the Chair of the DAS Forum


I am not an avid watcher of TV talk shows, but every once in a while when flipping through channels, an interesting banter catches my attention and I can’t help but stop to listen. That’s how I felt when I came upon this Q&A article posted on CI&M’s website: “Questions and answers with a DAS expert“.
The “expert”, Allen … Read More »

Corning Receives IEEE Milestone Award for Invention of First Low-Loss Optical Fiber

CORNING, N.Y., May 1, 2012 — Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) announced today that it has received a Milestone Award in Electrical Engineering and Computing from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for the invention of low-loss optical fiber, which played a pivotal role in changing the way the world communicates. The IEEE Milestone Award recognizes … Read More »

CSC Announces Partnership with Corning MobileAccess


PRESS RELEASE: February 27, 2012
WESCO International’s CSC Announces Agreement to Distribute Corning MobileAccess In-Building Cellular Solutions for Healthcare Facilities
Pittsburgh, P.A. – WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE: WCC), a leading global provider of electrical, industrial, communications, security, MRO/OEM products, construction materials, advanced supply chain management and logistics services has announced its operating subsidiary, CSC, has entered into a distribution agreement with Corning MobileAccess, … Read More »

Corning’s “A Day Made of Glass 2″ Paints a Beautiful Vision of the Future

Corning’s second installation of “A Day Made of Glass” is as beautiful as the first and well worth a watch. Technology is truly transforming the world around us, and lately, more often than not, this transformation is quite beautiful. The video clearly displays Corning’s innovations in glass. It also celebrates a culmination of advancements in display technology, programming, mobility and … Read More »

Corning Announces Specifications for the New CCH Design


Click here for specifications on the new CCH design.
Corning Cable Systems introduced the Closet Connector Housing (CCH-01U, CCH-02U, CCH-03U, and CCH-04U) in 1996.  At the time, it was one of the first fiber optic hardware designed specifically for the wants and needs of the Enterprise market.  For the last 15 years, the CCH has remained relatively unchanged while becoming … Read More »

CSC’s Secure(it) Solutions Guide for Information Assurance is Now Available


Communications Supply Corporation (CSC) has released the new, completely updated third generation of our market leading Secure(it) program solutions guide. More that just a catalog, the Secure(it) bundle of secure networking solutions is part of the core backbone of the CSC government market offering. Secure(it) significantly simplifies the design and deployment of secure networks and physical security solutions for defense, … Read More »