Category Archives: Wireless Solutions

DAS Special Report from Cabling Installation & Maintenance


In a world saturated with mobile devices, being connected 24/7/365 has become essential to everyday life. But what happens when we get into an elevator or find ourselves in the stairwell of a high-rise building? Simply put, we often get cut off from the outside world and have no connectivity.  The June issue of Cabling Installation & Maintenance magazine explores this in … Read More »

Earn BICSI Credits: WESCO CSC Expert Webinar Series

Expert Webinar Series Blog

The Expert Webinar Series has returned! The newest course, “Killer Applications Require Killer Cabling: The Very Latest on Wi-Fi and Network Design,” will be held June 24, 10 – 11 a.m. (Central).  The presentation will be taught by Valerie Maguire, BSEE, Global Sales Engineer, The Siemon Company.
Attendees will gain a thorough understanding of the structured cabling implications of emerging and … Read More »

Distributed Antenna Systems: Options and Best Practices


The BICSI-accredited webcast is available on-demand. Click here.
Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS), also commonly referred to as In-Building Wireless, is a technology that has gathered steam for several years now. The strain on wireless networks has exploded as the demand for mobile data and video has dramatically increased. Connectivity everywhere has become the expectation. Guests, customers, residents, employees and … Read More »

Request Your Copy of the WESCO CSC 2014-15 Data Communications and Security Catalog


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The new WESCO CSC Data Communications and Security catalog is now available. With over 700 pages, more than 100 manufacturer’s product solutions, emerging technologies (such as DAS, PON and DCIM), and over 13,000 SKU’s, you will quickly see why WESCO CSC is your ONE Source for data communications, security and electrical … Read More »

BICSI Accredited Webinar: Wireless Technology for Backhauling Applications


Register now for the Sept 26, 2012 webinar sponsored by Fluidmesh. This webinar, “Wireless Technology for Backhauling Applications,” offers 2 CEC (RCDD, RITP, WD, Installer 2 Copper/Fiber, Technician, Certified Trainer), 1 CEC (ESS, NTS and OSP).
Thanks to state-of-the-art, software-defined radio technology and to FluidMax patent-pending technology, Fluidmesh provides solutions ranging from the simple point-to-point wireless link, to the large … 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 »

Flip Through the Digital Edition of CSC’s 2012-2013 Catalog


So, you’ve got your printed copy of The Catalog 2012-13 in front of you (don’t have one,  click here), and you want to get more information on a specific product. What to do? It’s simple. Check out the online digital version of the catalog now!
The book includes all the easy to use indexes of our printed copy, plus you … 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 »

Mobile Coverage on Campus Spells Great Benefits for Students

TE Connectivity's Virtual Tour

We’ve all heard stories of spotty cellular and wireless coverage on college campuses and how the faculty, staff and student communities are becoming increasingly frustrated.  However, my personal experience with my daughter having just completed her 1st semester, couldn’t have been more different.
She has access to virtual classes and work groups from nearly everywhere on campus.  She sends emails, uploads … Read More »

Hot Market: Enterprise Networking Wireless LANs – Q2 Record Sales


Infonetics Research released some interesting excerpts from their Q2 market share report entitled “Wireless LAN Equipment and Wi-Fi Phones”.
With the surge of wireless devices being added to the network, enterprises are finding it necessary to build out thier wireless infrastructure. Infonetics reports the following Wireless LAN Market Highlights:

Worldwide wireless LAN equipment revenue jumped 19% sequentially in 2Q11, to $813 million, eclipsing … Read More »