US Pat. No. 9,058,922

METHOD OF MANUFACTURING CHAIN EXTENDED FOAM INSULATION COAXIAL CABLE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method for manufacturing a coaxial cable, comprising the steps of:
irradiating a polymer;
extruding the polymer around an inner conductor; and
surrounding the foamed polymer with an outer conductor.

US Pat. No. 9,310,570

FIBER-OPTIC CONNECTION ARRANGEMENT AND ADAPTER SLEEVE

CommScope Technologies LL...

21. An optical coupling arrangement for optically coupling first and second ruggedized optical connectors, the optical coupling
arrangement comprising:
a body arrangement defining a channel extending along a longitudinal axis that extends between first and second oppositely
facing ports;

an alignment structure disposed within the body arrangement and accessible through the first and second ports, the alignment
structure being configured to receive optical fibers of the first and second ruggedized optical connectors, the alignment
structure including latching arms;

a first attachment structure disposed at the first port, the first attachment structure being configured to engage with a
rotatable fastening element of the first ruggedized optical connector when the first ruggedized optical connector is received
at the first port;

a first sealing structure at the first port, the first sealing structure being configured to cooperate with the first ruggedized
optical connector to seal the first port of the body arrangement in a fluid-tight manner when the first ruggedized optical
connector is received at the first port;

a second attachment structure disposed at the second port, the second attachment structure being configured to engage with
a rotatable fastening element of the second ruggedized optical connector when the second ruggedized optical connector is received
at the second port; and

a second sealing structure at the second port, the second sealing structure being configured to cooperate with the second
ruggedized optical connector to seal the second port of the body arrangement in a fluid-tight manner when the second ruggedized
optical connector is received at the second port.

US Pat. No. 9,097,784

SYSTEM AND METHOD TO COLLECT AND MODIFY CALIBRATION DATA

CommScope Technologies LL...

12. A system for generating a calibration database, comprising:
a wireless device for determining location data at a plurality of geographic locations situated within a region, wherein said
region contains plural streets and intersections of said plural streets, said wireless device receiving an attribute of a
signal transmitted by a wireless transmitter to a mobile station in said region;

a wireless device transmitter for transmitting from said wireless device said attribute to a controller unit;
a location information database wherein said location database includes latitude and longitude information for each of a plurality
of points within said region;

circuitry for determining a status of said wireless device;
circuitry for determining from said status a most likely one of said plural streets upon which said wireless device is located;
circuitry for determining said most likely street as a first one of said plural geographic locations;
circuitry for determining a first point of said plural points that is in proximity to said first geographic location; and
circuitry for entering said first point in said calibration database; and associating the location data for the first one
of said plural geographic locations determined by said wireless device with the first point.

US Pat. No. 9,088,329

CANCELING NARROWBAND INTERFERING SIGNALS IN A DISTRIBUTED ANTENNA SYSTEM

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A system comprising:
a detection unit configured for determining, for each narrowband interfering signal component of a plurality of narrowband
interfering signal components in an uplink path wireless coverage system, a respective frequency band of the narrowband interfering
signal component;

a cancellation sub-system comprising a configurable filter and communicatively coupled to the uplink path, wherein the cancellation
sub-system is configured, for each of the plurality of narrowband interfering signal components, for:

modifying a passband of the configurable filter to correspond to a respective frequency band of the narrowband interfering
signal component,

generating, with the configurable filter, a respective cancellation signal from a respective reference signal that is sampled
from the uplink path, wherein the respective cancellation signal is generated by attenuating frequency components of the respective
reference signal outside the respective frequency band of the narrowband interfering signal component, and

mitigating the narrowband interfering signal component in the respective uplink signal using the respective cancellation signal.

US Pat. No. 9,219,461

CAPACITIVE BLIND-MATE MODULE INTERCONNECTION

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A blind-mate capacitive coupling interconnection between a main module enclosure and a sub-module enclosure, comprising:
a first main module capacitive coupling surface provided on a main module outer surface of the main module enclosure;
a first sub-module capacitive coupling surface provided on a sub-module outer surface of the sub-module enclosure; the main
module capacitive coupling surface and the sub-module capacitive coupling surface each provided with a ground portion with
an aperture;

a main module inner element provided within the aperture of the main module capacitive coupling surface, electrically isolated
from the ground portion of the main module capacitive coupling surface;

a sub-module inner element provided within the aperture of the sub-module capacitive coupling surface, electrically isolated
from the ground portion of the sub-module capacitive coupling surface; and

a mechanical fixture dimensioned to retain the sub-module capacitive coupling surface against the main module capacitive coupling
surface.

US Pat. No. 9,453,981

OPTICAL CABLE EXIT TROUGH

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A cable routing system, comprising:
a first trough section, the first trough section having a bottom portion and an upstanding side extending from the bottom
portion, the upstanding side having a substantially uniform height and terminating at a top edge spaced from the bottom portion;
and

a cable exit trough, the cable exit trough including a cable guiding portion having a curved cable exit surface and two side
walls extending therefrom to define a cable exit pathway, the curved cable exit surface having an upwardly curved portion
extending from within the first trough section, and a downwardly curved portion extending out of the first trough section,
wherein the two side walls are curved side walls positioned on opposite sides of the cable exit surface, the cable exit surface
and the curved side walls being sufficiently curved to maintain a cable minimum bend radius for cables entering the cable
exit trough from opposite ends of the first trough section;

wherein the cable exit trough is releasably mountable to the first trough section with the cable exit pathway extending over
the top edge of the first trough section so that cable can be routed upwardly from the first trough section, over the top
edge of the first trough section and then in a downward direction as cable exits the cable exit trough; and

wherein the cable exit trough further comprising an upper surface positioned above and at least partially facing a bottom
of the first trough section when the cable exit trough is mounted to the first trough section, the upper surface defining
an upper boundary under which the cables entering the cable exit trough extend.

US Pat. No. 9,310,578

ENCLOSURE FOR PROVIDING POWER AND DATA TO A REMOTE RADIO HEAD

CommScope Connectivity Be...

1. An enclosure assembly comprising:
an enclosure including a first housing part and a second housing part that cooperate to define a sealed interior of the enclosure,
the enclosure being elongated between a first end and a second end, the enclosure defining an input port at the first end,
the enclosure including first and second sides extending between the first end and the second end;

an optical line extending into the interior of the enclosure through the input port;
a power line extending into the interior of the enclosure through the input port; and
a plurality of output ports disposed at the enclosure, the output ports including sealing structures that seal the interior
of the enclosure from an external environment of the enclosure, the sealing structures including ruggedized connection interfaces
so that hybrid output cables received at the ruggedized connection interfaces are optically coupled to the optical line and
electrically connected to the power line, the output ports including a plurality of first output ports disposed along the
first side of the enclosure and a plurality of second output ports disposed along the second side of the enclosure.

US Pat. No. 9,236,728

POWER SWITCHING ARRANGEMENT

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A circuit protection system for a power panel, the system comprising:
a transistor connected in a channel of a power panel, the transistor connected between return connections of a load and a
return path, the power panel including a plurality of channels connected to the load; and

control circuitry electrically connected in parallel with the transistor, the control circuitry configured to selectively
activate the transistor to allow current to pass through the transistor based on an observed voltage across the transistor
when the channel is active but block current through the transistor when the channel is inactive.

US Pat. No. 9,538,495

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR HYBRID LOCATION IN AN LTE NETWORK

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method for estimating a location of a wireless device receiving signals from plural nodes of a communications network,
the method comprising:
(a) directing a wireless device to transmit a first signal having one or more predetermined parameters;
(b) transmitting the first signal by the wireless device;
(c) determining at one or more location measurement units (“LMU”) an uplink time of arrival (“TOA”) measurement between the
wireless device and one or more of the plural nodes or LMUs as a function of the transmitted first;

(d) collecting downlink signal measurements of signals received by the wireless device; and
(e) determining a location of the wireless device as a function of the uplink TOA measurements and the collected downlink
signal measurements, wherein determining the location of the wireless device comprises:

using the uplink TOA measurements and a timing advance measurement to derive a plurality of uplink range rings to the wireless
device, each range ring associated with a different node in the plural nodes and at least one uplink hyperbola based on the
time difference between the uplink TOA measurements at the different plural nodes;

using the collected downlink signal measurements to derive a plurality of downlink range rings to the wireless device from
the plural nodes and at least one downlink hyperbola based on the time difference between the signal measurements for signals
received from the different plural nodes; and

determining the location of the wireless device based on a combination of range rings and hyperbolas in the plurality of uplink
range rings, the plurality of downlink range rings, the at least one uplink hyperbola, and the at least one downlink hyperbola.

US Pat. No. 9,306,346

COAXIAL CABLE AND CONNECTOR WITH CAPACITIVE COUPLING

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A coaxial cable-connector assembly, comprising:
(a) a coaxial cable comprising:
a central conductor having a connector end;
a dielectric layer that overlies the central conductor; and
an outer conductor that overlies the dielectric layer having a connector end; and
(b) a coaxial connector, comprising:
a central conductor extension configured to mate with a mating connector at one end;
a first insulative layer interposed between an opposed second end of the central conductor extension and the connector end
of the central conductor;

an outer conductor extension configured to mate with a mating connector at one end; and
a second insulative layer interposed between an opposed second end of the outer conductor extension and the connector end
of the outer conductor.

US Pat. No. 9,050,692

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR RADOME AND REFLECTOR DISH INTERCONNECTION

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method for retaining a periphery of a radome upon a periphery of a reflector dish, comprising the steps of:
providing a plurality of curved channel portions, each of the channel portions provided with an open periphery slot and an
open retention slot; the periphery slot dimensioned to receive the periphery of the radome and the periphery of the reflector
dish;

encircling the periphery of the radome and the periphery of the reflector dish seated within the periphery slot, the channel
portions arranged end-to-end adjacent to one another;

inserting a link member seated within the retention slot at an end of each adjacent channel portion; and
crimping the retention slot at the end of each of the adjacent channel portions upon the link member.

US Pat. No. 9,325,447

METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR DELIVERY OF MULTIPLE PASSIVE OPTICAL NETWORK SERVICES

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A system for delivering multiple passive optical network services comprising:
a first optical transmission service comprising a common wavelength pair routed from a source to each of a plurality of subscribers;
a second optical transmission service comprising a plurality of unique wavelength pairs, each of the unique wavelength pairs
routed from the source to a subscriber among the plurality of subscribers;

a wavelength division multiplexer configured to separate each of the unique wavelength pairs of the second optical transmission
service onto separate optical fibers;

a passive optical component joining a fiber carrying the common wavelength pair with one of the fibers leading from the wavelength
division multiplexer carrying one of the unique wavelength pairs to combine the common wavelength pair and the unique wavelength
pair for transmission to the subscriber on the single optical fiber;

wherein the first optical transmission service and the second optical transmission service are delivered to the subscriber
on a single optical fiber.

US Pat. No. 9,223,104

FIBER OPTIC ENCLOSURE WITH INTERNAL CABLE SPOOL

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber optic enclosure assembly comprising:
a housing having an interior;
a cable spool positioned within the interior of the housing, wherein the cable spool rotates about an axis relative to the
housing to allow the first portion of the fiber optic cable to be paid out from the interior of the housing;

a fiber optic cable wound around the cable spool, the fiber optic cable having a first end and a second end; and
a fiber optic adapter mounted on the cable spool, the fiber optic adapter receiving the first end of the fiber optic cable,
the fiber optic adapter being carried with the cable spool as the cable spool is rotated about the axis to allow the second
end of the fiber optic cable to be paid out from the interior of the housing, the fiber optic adapter being configured to
couple the first end of the fiber optic cable to a connectorized end of a subscriber optical fiber within the interior of
the housing.

US Pat. No. 9,219,543

MONITORING OPTICAL DECAY IN FIBER CONNECTIVITY SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A tracking system comprising:
an optical module including a housing defining an optical input port, a plurality of optical output ports, and a monitor port,
the optical module also including an optical splitter arrangement disposed within the housing, the optical splitter arrangement
being configured to receive optical signals from the optical input port of the housing, the optical splitter arrangement being
configured to split the received optical signals so that some split optical signals are provided to the optical output ports;

a plurality of media reading interfaces disposed at the optical output ports, each media reading interface including an electrical
contact accessible from the optical output port;

an optical receiver arrangement disposed within the housing, the optical receiver arrangement being configured to receive
other split optical signals from the optical splitter arrangement, the optical receiver arrangement being configured to measure
power of the other split optical signals, and the optical receiver arrangement being configured to provide a measurement signal
to the monitor port of the housing, the measurement signal indicating the measured power of the other split optical signals;

a circuit board disposed within the housing, the circuit board electrically connecting the media reading interfaces and the
optical receiver with the monitor port of the optical module; and

a tracking arrangement including a processor, memory, and at least a first interface port, the first interface port being
electrically coupled to the monitor port of the optical module, the processor being configured to analyze signals obtained
by the media reading interfaces and to analyze the measurement signals of the optical receiver, and the memory being configured
to store the measurement signals of the optical receiver.

US Pat. No. 9,304,276

TELECOMMUNICATIONS CONNECTION CABINET

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A telecommunications cabinet comprising:
a cabinet housing having an open front and a rear, the open front providing access to an interior of the cabinet housing,
the cabinet housing including a door that moves between a closed position covering at least part of the open front and an
open position allowing access to the interior through the access opening;

a fiber optic splitter disposed within the interior of the cabinet housing;
a cable management panel disposed within the interior of the cabinet housing, the cable management panel extending generally
vertically;

a plurality of bend radius protectors disposed on the cable management panel;
a plurality of adapter modules disposed within the interior of the cabinet housing, each adapter module having one end coupled
to the cable management panel, the adapter modules being grouped together in a connection stack that extends across a majority
of a height of the open front, each adapter modules including a front face that is angled with respect to the open front of
the cabinet housing, each adapter module carrying a plurality of optical adapters at the front faces of the adapter modules;
and

a connector holder location within the interior of the cabinet housing separate from the connection stack.

US Pat. No. 9,172,421

STANDARD ANTENNA INTERFACE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A modular wireless communications station, comprising:
a. a standard antenna interface, having an antenna mount for a wireless communications antenna and at least one radio head
mount, each radio head mount having at least one elongated linear guided support structure extending away from the antenna
mount;

b. a wireless communications antenna having a bracket configured to engage the antenna mount and at least one RF interconnection
module, the wireless communications antenna being mounted on the antenna mount;

c. at least one remote radio head having a low friction car configured to engage the linear guided support structure of the
standard antenna interface and an RF connector configured to engage the RF interconnection module of the antenna.

US Pat. No. 9,083,068

ULTRA-WIDEBAND 180 DEGREE HYBRID FOR DUAL-BAND CELLULAR BASESTATION ANTENNA

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A 180° hybrid for feeding at least one dual-polarization radiator of a wideband dual-polarization cellular basestation
antenna, said 180° hybrid comprising:
a substrate of dielectric material;
a pair of metal plates configured in parallel as groundplanes, said substrate disposed between said pair of metal plates;
first and second metallizations comprising a plurality of metal tracks implemented on opposite exterior surfaces of said substrate
in a mirrored configuration to directly overlap one another, said first and second metallizations being shorted together to
keep the metal tracks at the same potential to form a conductor, said metal plates and said first and second metallizations
forming a first stripline circuit that implements a matched splitter with a short-circuit shunt stub, said metal plates being
grounded for said first stripline circuit, a sum input port provided at one end and two output ports provided at opposite
ends, wherein branches of said matched splitter narrow to provide a gap between output tracks providing said two output ports;

a third metallization comprising a plurality of metal tracks disposed within said substrate disposed between said first and
second metallizations to provide a center conductor, said first, second and third metallizations forming a second stripline
circuit, said metal of tracks of said third metallization comprising a plurality of quarter-length transformers of different
widths, a difference input port provided at one end of said second stripline circuit and at a short-circuit point of said
short-circuit shunt stub of said first stripline circuit, a portion of metal track extending across the gap of said first
stripline circuit, wherein a difference signal is applied by said second stripline circuit at said output ports from the input
port of said second stripline circuit due to the break in the ground of the second stripline circuit.

US Pat. No. 9,325,061

ANTENNA RADOME WITH REMOVEABLY CONNECTED ELECTRONICS MODULE

Commscope Technologies LL...

1. An apparatus comprising a radome and (2) an active electronics module, wherein:
the radome is configured to support mounting of at least one antenna array behind the radome;
the active electronics module is configured to process at least one of (i) downlink signals transmitted by the at least one
antenna array and (ii) uplink signals received at the at least one antenna array, wherein the apparatus further comprises
an electronics-module mounting structure including a first reusable fastener, the electronics-module mounting structure configured
to support removable attachment of the active electronics module behind the radome, such that

if the radome is mounted to a cell tower with the active electronics module removably attached behind the radome, then the
active electronics module can be removed from behind the radome without removing the radome from the cell tower.

US Pat. No. 9,054,410

DIPOLE STRENGTH CLIP

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. An antenna, comprising:
a) a feedboard printed circuit board having a feed network;
b) at least one radiating element, comprising:
1) a first printed circuit board base disposed on a first surface of the feedboard printed circuit board supporting a first
polarized radiator disposed above the first surface, the first base including a first feed line connected to the feed network,
a first longitudinal slot along a center axis, a first extension extending through a first slot on the feedboard printed circuit
board, and first and second indentations disposed on the first extension;

2) a second printed circuit board base disposed on the first surface of the feedboard printed circuit board supporting a second
polarized radiator disposed above the first surface, the second base including a second feed line connected to the feed network,
a second longitudinal slot along a center axis, a second extension extending through a second slot on the feedboard printed
circuit board, and third and fourth indentations disposed on the second extension, the first and second longitudinal slots
being arranged such that the first and second bases bisect each other at approximately right angles; and

c) at least one clip, the clip having first and second retainers engaging the first and second indentations of the first extension,
and third and fourth retainers engaging the third and fourth indentations of the second extension; wherein each of the retainers
of the clip further comprises:

1) a slot, dimensioned to receive a printed circuit board of the thickness of the first and second extensions; and
2) a nub, dimensioned to engage one of the indentations of the first and second extensions.

US Pat. No. 9,473,361

PHYSICAL LAYER MANAGEMENT AT A WALL PLATE DEVICE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A wall plate device comprising:
a plurality of jacks, each jack including a rear attachment point configured to couple to one or more communication paths
for non-service network traffic, each jack including a front attachment point configured to mate with a connector of a corresponding
physical communication media and couple such physical communication media to the one or more communication paths at the rear
attachment point, each jack including a media reading interface configured to interface with a physical layer management (PLM)
interface of a connector connected to the front attachment point;

a programmable processor coupled to each of the media reading interfaces through a path other than the one or more communication
paths for non-service network traffic and configured to access a storage device or other component of the connector connected
to the front attachment point through the media reading interface and the PLM interface to obtain PLM information, the programmable
processor configured to communicate the PLM information to another device external to the wall plate device over an IP network.

US Pat. No. 9,216,530

CONNECTOR COVER

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A seal for a cable and connector interconnection, comprising:
a unitary elastic primary body with a primary bore therethrough;the primary bore provided with a primary cable outer diameter seal portion at a cable end, the cable outer diameter seal portion
adjacent a primary connector cavity portion, the primary connector cavity portion adjacent a coupling nut cavity portion,
and the coupling nut cavity portion adjacent a connector neck seal portion at a connector end;the coupling nut cavity portion longitudinally aligned with a coupling nut of the connector and provided with a greater inner
diameter than the connector neck seal portion;the primary body is self supporting, maintaining a dimension of the primary cable outer diameter seal portion, the primary
connector cavity portion and the coupling nut cavity portion prior to installation.

US Pat. No. 9,077,517

SYNCHRONOUS TRANSFER OF STREAMING DATA IN A DISTRIBUTED ANTENNA SYSTEM

Commscope Technologies LL...

1. A method of generating a jitter reduced clock signal from signal transmitted over a communication medium, the method comprising:
receiving, with high speed data interface circuitry, a modulated signal that includes a binary encoded data stream;
generating a recovered clock signal that is phase locked to the binary encoded data stream with circuitry having a filter
with a bandwidth that does not substantially block the long-term drift in the modulated signal; and

generating a jitter reduced clock signal by filtering the recovered clock signal using a filtering circuit having a bandwidth
narrower than the bandwidth of the circuitry that is used for generating the recovered clock signal in order to remove jitter
while allowing the jitter reduced clock signal to track drift of the binary encoded data stream.

US Pat. No. 9,358,657

RECESS FORMING TOOL FOR PREPARING FIBER OPTIC FERRULE ENDFACES

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A tool for removing material from an endface of a fiber optic ferrule, the tool comprising:
a fiber optic ferrule holder including a pair of jaws adapted to clamp the fiber optic ferrule;
a parallelogram linkage including a pair of pivoting links and a pair of guiding links, the pair of the pivoting links positioned
opposite from each other and the pair of the guiding links positioned opposite from each other about the parallelogram linkage,
each of the pivoting links defining a link pivot axis, each of the guiding links positioned on opposite sides of the fiber
optic ferrule holder, the pair of the guiding links linearly guiding the fiber optic ferrule holder along a guided path, and
each of the jaws of the fiber optic ferrule holder slidingly attached to a corresponding one of the pair of the guiding links;

a base defining a pair of base pivot axes and including a media bed; each of the pivoting links rotatably connected about
the link pivot axis to the base about a corresponding one of the pair of the base pivot axes.

US Pat. No. 9,236,168

METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING AN ELECTRICAL CABLE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method for manufacturing an electrical cable, comprising: dividing a tube into a plurality of sectors by passage across
a sectoring device;
gathering the sectors into a stack one upon the other, along a horizontal axis, by passage of the sectors through a gathering
device; and

surrounding the stack with an insulating jacket by passage of the stack through an insulator extruder.

US Pat. No. 9,214,711

TWIST SEPTUM POLARIZATION ROTATOR

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A waveguide polarization rotator, comprising:
a unitary body with a first bore; a diametral first septum of the unitary body extending between sidewalls of the first bore;
the first septum twisting between a first end of the first septum and a second end of the first septum.

US Pat. No. 9,209,534

DISTRIBUTOR UNIT AND DISTRIBUTOR BLOCK WHICH COMPRISES AT LEAST TWO DISTRIBUTOR UNITS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A distribution strip for telecommunications and data technology, the distribution strip comprising:
a housing having side faces extending between a front side and a rear side; and
front connection contacts for cores accessible from the front side and rear connection contacts for cores accessible from
the rear side, the front connection contacts being electrically connected to the rear connection contacts,

the front connection contacts being laterally offset towards one of the side faces of the housing and extending at most as
far as half a width of the front side.

US Pat. No. 9,306,380

GROMMET FOR CABLE HANGER

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A grommet adapted for insertion into a cable hanger, comprising:
a main body formed of a polymeric material, the main body having a generally C-shaped profile, the main body further having
a length, a thickness and a longitudinal axis;

wherein the main body includes a plurality of apertures extending generally parallel to the longitudinal axis of the main
body, wherein at least some of the plurality of apertures extend less than the length of the main body.

US Pat. No. 9,276,329

ULTRA-WIDEBAND DUAL-BAND CELLULAR BASESTATION ANTENNA

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A low-band radiator of an ultra-wideband dual-band dual-polarisation cellular base-station antenna, said dual bands comprising
low and high bands, said low-band radiator comprising:
a dipole comprising two dipole arms, each dipole arm resonant at approximately a quarter-wavelength, adapted for connection
to an antenna feed;

an extended dipole with anti-resonant dipole arms, each anti-resonant dipole arm of approximately a half-wavelength, said
dipole and extended dipole being configured in a crossed arrangement;

a capacitively coupled feed connected to said extended dipole for coupling said extended dipole to said antenna feed; and
a pair of auxiliary radiating elements, configured in parallel to the dipole arms and substantially centered at opposite ends
of said extended dipole, wherein said dipole and said pair of auxiliary radiating elements together produce a desired narrower
beamwidth and wherein the low-band radiator provides dual orthogonal polarisation.

US Pat. No. 9,223,103

LOW SHRINK TELECOMMUNICATIONS CABLE AND METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A telecommunications cable having a length comprising:
at least one optical fiber having a core surrounded by a cladding and at least one protective coating; and
a buffer surrounding the protective coating of the at least one optical fiber, the buffer including a base material and a
plurality of shrinkage reduction members embedded within the base material to resist axial shrinkage of the buffer, the shrinkage-reduction
members including liquid crystal polymer, each of the shrinkage-reduction members having lengths in a range of 0.2 mm-100
mm.

US Pat. No. 9,223,105

COMMUNICATIONS BLADED PANEL SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A bladed chassis system comprising:
a chassis including a base, a first sidewall, and a second sidewall that cooperate to define an interior, the first sidewall
defining an aperture therethrough; and

a blade configured to be disposed within the interior of the chassis, the blade being configured to move relative to the chassis
along a slide axis, the blade including:

a base at which a plurality of couplers are disposed, the couplers having first ports facing in a first direction and second
ports facing in an opposite direction;

a first latch arm disposed at a first side of the base, the first latch arm having a distal end that is flexible towards and
away from the base, the distal end defining a first latching member; and

a second latch arm disposed at the first side of the base, the second latch arm having a distal end that is flexible towards
and away from the base, the distal end defining a second latching member;

the first and second latch arms being spaced along the first side of the base so that the first latching member is accessible
through the aperture from an exterior of the chassis when the blade is disposed in a first position along the slide axis and
the second latching member is accessible through the aperture from the exterior of the chassis when the blade is disposed
in a second position along the slide axis.

US Pat. No. 9,125,067

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MOBILE LOCATION USING RANKED PARAMETER LABELS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method of generating a calibration database in a communications network comprising the steps of:
(a) generating a grid of geographic locations to cover a region in a communications network having a plurality of cellular
sites;

(b) generating a set of network measurement reports (NMRs) for the region, the NMR being a collection of measurement parameters
observed at selected geographic locations in the grid;

(c) generating a label representing a first measurement parameter observed from ones of the plural cellular sites at one of
the selected geographic locations, the label including a relative ranking by cellular site of the first measurement parameter;
and

(d) populating a calibration database for the communications network using the generated label,
wherein at least two rankings of sites in the label are of equal rank, and dividing the label having equal ranked sites into
two columns, each of the two columns having the same ranking of respective sites but with the two equal ranking sites transposed
in the two columns.

US Pat. No. 9,119,083

MASTER ANTENNA CONTROLLER APPLICATION AND DEVICE

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A system for controlling tower-mountable communications equipment, comprising:
a. an equipment controller; comprising:
1. a wireless interface;
2. an AISG interface; and
3. a first processor, configured to access an AISG protocol stack and to effect communications between the wireless interface
and the AISG interface; and

b. a hand-held wireless device; comprising:
1. a wireless interface configured to establish wireless communication with the equipment controller;
2. an image sensor; and
3. a second processor being configured with instructions to operate the image sensor to capture an image of a bar code associated
with an item of tower-mountable communications equipment, to process the image of the bar code into a number, to retrieve
configuration information associated with the number, to transmit the configuration information to the equipment controller,
to receive confirmation information that the configuration information has been successfully applied, and to generate a close-out
package including: the images of bar codes of tower-mountable communications equipment installed at a given site, retrieved
configuration information corresponding to the tower-mountable communications equipment, and confirmation information that
the configuration information has been successfully applied to the tower-mountable communication equipment.

US Pat. No. 9,077,070

TRI-POLE ANTENNA ELEMENT AND ANTENNA ARRAY

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A dual polarized base station antenna, comprising: a reflector having a longitudinal axis; an array of tri-pole elements
disposed on the reflector, each tri-pole element having arms consisting of:
i. a first side arm;
ii. a second side arm; and
iii. a central arm, approximately perpendicular to the first and second side arms;
said first side arm, said second side arm, and said central arm electrically connected to each other; wherein one of the first
side arm and the center arm is parallel to the longitudinal axis; and a feed network having a first microstrip line coupled
to the first arms of the tri-pole elements and a second microstrip line coupled to the second arms of the tri-pole elements,
said first and second microstrip lines having a common ground conductor coupled to the central arm.

US Pat. No. 9,231,670

DISTRIBUTED ANTENNA SYSTEM FOR MIMO SIGNALS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A distributed antenna system, comprising:
a master unit configured to receive at least one set of multiple input multiple output (MIMO) channel signals at an original
MIMO frequency from at least one signal source, the MIMO channel signals including at least a first MIMO channel signal and
a second MIMO channel signal;

the master unit further configured to receive at least one non-MIMO signal that has a frequency in a first legacy service
frequency band and having a band processing circuit component configured for processing the signal in the first legacy service
frequency band;

the master unit being configured to frequency convert at least one of the first and second MIMO channel signals from the original
MIMO frequency to a different frequency close to the first legacy service frequency band, the master unit further configured
to process the at least one converted MIMO channel signal and the non-MIMO signal using the same band processing circuit component,
and to combine signals in the first legacy service band and the first MIMO channel signal and the second MIMO channel signal
for transmission;

an optical link operably coupled with the master unit;
at least one remote unit in communication with the master unit via the optical link for transceiving the MIMO channel signals
and non-MIMO signals between the remote unit and the master unit, the remote unit having a band processing circuit component
configured for processing together the non-MIMO signal in the first legacy service frequency band and the at least one converted
MIMO channel signal, the remote unit including at least one extension port and the remote unit band processing circuit component
configured for separating the converted MIMO channel signal and directing it to the extension port; and

an extension unit coupled to the at least one remote unit at the extension port, the extension unit being configured to receive
the at least one converted MIMO channel signal and to frequency convert the at least one converted MIMO channel signal from
the frequency close to the first legacy service frequency band back to the original MIMO frequency for transmission over one
or more antennas.

US Pat. No. 9,386,723

ADJUSTABLE SWINGING BRACKET

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A chassis cable routing system comprising:
a chassis housing defining a first entrance/exit leading to an interior of the chassis housing, the chassis housing defining
a first bracket mounting location adjacent to the entrance/exit, the first bracket mounting location defining a plurality
of apertures;

a first cable bracket configured to be coupled to the first bracket mounting location of the chassis housing, the first cable
bracket including a platform configured to hold an optical fiber cable or fanout arrangement, the first cable bracket defining
a plurality of apertures that are configured to align with at least some of the apertures of the first bracket mounting location
to enable the first cable bracket to be mounted in a selected one of at least two different orientations, wherein one of the
apertures of the first cable bracket is elongated between a first end and a second end; and a first plurality of fasteners
configured to extend through the apertures in the first cable bracket and through the apertures at the first bracket mounting
location to secure the first cable bracket to the chassis housing at the first bracket mounting location, wherein extending
one of the fasteners through the first end of the elongated aperture mounts the first cable bracket in a first of the two
different orientations, and wherein extending the one of the fasteners through the second end of the elongated aperture mounts
the first cable bracket in a second of the two different orientations.

US Pat. No. 9,285,552

OPTICAL ASSEMBLIES WITH MANAGED CONNECTIVITY

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. An optical adapter block assembly comprising:
(a) an adapter block defining a plurality of ports, the adapter block defining a plurality of apertures associated with the
ports;

(b) a plurality of contact assemblies disposed in the apertures of the adapter block so that portions of each contact assembly
extend into an interior of the adapter block;

(c) a circuit board arrangement having a first side and a second side, the first side including circuit board components and
the second side being configured to seat on the adapter block, the second side also being configured to electrically connect
to the contact assemblies disposed in the apertures of the adapter block, the circuit board arrangement including an electrical
connector having pins that extend outwardly from the second side of the circuit board arrangement;

(d) a cover configured to seat on the first side of the circuit board arrangement, the cover being attached to the adapter
block so that the circuit board arrangement is held to the adapter block by the cover;

(e) a second adapter block defining a plurality of ports, the second adapter block defining a plurality of apertures associated
with the ports; and

(f) a joining member configured to couple together the adapter block and the second adapter block, the joining member defining
at least one shroud through which the pins of the electrical connector extend.

US Pat. No. 9,213,159

FIBER OPTIC MODULE AND SYSTEM INCLUDING REAR CONNECTORS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A telecommunications assembly comprising:
a chassis and a module mounted within the chassis;
the chassis including:
a housing accessible through an open front, the housing including a back opposite the open front;
at least one mounting location defined by the housing;
at least one fiber optic adapter corresponding to each mounting location, each fiber optic adapter including a front end directed
toward the open front and a back end directed toward the back, each front end and each back end configured to receive a fiber
optic connector; and

the at least one fiber optic adapter held by a holder that is removably mounted to the chassis, the holder removable from
the chassis to permit access to the back end of the at least one fiber optic adapter of the holder; and

the module mounted at the at least one mounting location separately from the removable fiber optic adapter holder and including
at least one fiber optic connector engaging the at least one fiber optic adapter of the chassis;

wherein the at least one mounting location of the chassis further includes a fiber optic cable extending to and received within
the back end of the at least one fiber optic adapter, and removal of the holder from the chassis allows access to the fiber
optic cable.

US Pat. No. 9,094,103

BROADBAND DISTRIBUTED ANTENNA SYSTEM WITH NON-DUPLEXER ISOLATOR SUB-SYSTEM

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A non-duplexer isolator sub-system for a distributed antenna system, the non-duplexer isolator sub-system comprising:
an electronically configurable filter positioned in at least one of:
a downlink path configured for communicatively coupling a transmit antenna of the distributed antenna system to a base station;
an uplink path configured for communicatively coupling a receive antenna of the distributed antenna system to the base station;
wherein the electronically configurable filter is configured for isolating the uplink path from downlink signals traversing
the downlink path, wherein the electronically configurable filter is further configured for isolating the uplink path from
downlink signals in a first frequency band in response to a first electronic control signal and is configured for isolating
the uplink path from downlink signals in a second frequency band in response to a second electronic control signal.

US Pat. No. 9,444,151

ENHANCED PHASE SHIFTER CIRCUIT TO REDUCE RF CABLES

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A multi-band antenna system, comprising:
an array of wide-band radiating elements;
a multi-band electrical tilt circuit implemented in a common medium, comprising:
a plurality of combiners, each combiner having a combined port, a first RF band port, and a second RF band port, the combined
ports of the combiners being coupled to the array of wide-band radiating elements;

a first RF band variable phase shifter having a first plurality of variably phase shifted ports connected to the first RF
band ports of the plurality of combiners via a first plurality of transmission lines; and

a second RF band variable phase shifter having a second plurality of variably phase-shifted ports connected to the second
RF band ports of the plurality of combiners via a second plurality of transmission lines;

wherein said first RF band variable phase shifter is configurable independently from said second RF band variable phase shifter.

US Pat. No. 9,433,034

MODULAR SMALL CELL ARCHITECTURE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A wireless communications system, comprising:
a common module, incorporating a power supply that converts utility power to a voltage and current suitable to power access
radio operation, the common module being shaped as a sector of a cylinder and configured to be mounted exteriorily on an antenna
mounting pole; and

a sector radio module coupled to and powered by the power supply of the common module, and configured to be mounted adjacent
to the common module on the pole, the sector radio module including an access radio and an access antenna, the access antenna
being configured to serve a sector of not more than 180°, the sector radio module further being shaped as a sector of a cylinder;

wherein the sector radio module further comprises a back-haul radio and a back-haul antenna;
wherein the sector radio module further comprises a radome, and the radome includes different tuning dielectric inserts for
the access antenna and the back-haul antenna to allow dielectric properties of the radome to be matched to the access antenna
and the back-haul antenna.

US Pat. No. 9,261,666

FIBER OPTIC ENCLOSURE WITH INTERNAL CABLE SPOOL

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber optic enclosure assembly comprising:
a housing having an interior;
a cable spool positioned within the interior of the housing, wherein the cable spool rotates about an axis relative to the
housing to allow the first portion of the fiber optic cable to be paid out from the interior of the housing;

a fiber optic cable wound around the cable spool, the fiber optic cable having a first end and a second end; and
a fiber optic adapter mounted on the cable spool, the fiber optic adapter receiving the first end of the fiber optic cable,
the fiber optic adapter being carried with the cable spool as the cable spool is rotated about the axis to allow the second
end of the fiber optic cable to be paid out from the interior of the housing, the fiber optic adapter being configured to
couple the first end of the fiber optic cable to a connectorized end of a subscriber optical fiber within the interior of
the housing.

US Pat. No. 9,360,648

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF FIBER OPTIC CABLES

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A fiber optic cable retention device comprising:
a C-shaped body including a base, a first side, a second side, a first end, a second end, and a rounded interior, the first
end includes a first space in the C-shaped body, the second end includes a second space in the C-shaped body;

wherein an opening to the rounded interior of the C-shaped body is created between the first end and the second end of the
C-shaped body, at least one of the first and the second sides includes a planar portion, the rounded interior extends from
at least the base, the first side, and the second side;

a moveable door moveably attached to a post extending from the first end of the C-shaped body within the first space, the
moveable door includes an extension member and the moveable door is sized to extend at least substantially from the first
end of the C-shaped body to the second end of the C-shaped body to at least substantially cover the opening when in a closed
position, a biasing force exerted by the extension member biases the moveable door into the closed position, the moveable
door configured to move in a plane extending between the first end and the second end and closing the opening of the rounded
interior of the C-shaped body,

wherein the rounded interior has a curvature larger than a minimum bend radius of any fiber optic cables stored within the
fiber optic cable retention device, and

wherein the moveable door is configured to rotate further into the first space and into an open position when a force opposite
the biasing force is applied to the movable door.

US Pat. No. 9,229,185

FIBER OPTIC ENCLOSURE WITH TEAR-AWAY SPOOL

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An enclosure comprising:
a housing;
a drum disposed at an exterior of the housing, the drum being rotationally fixed relative to the housing, the drum extending
away from the housing to a distal end;

a cable wrapped around the drum; and
a flange extending radially outwardly from the distal end of the drum to aid in retaining the cable on the drum, at least
a portion of the flange being removable from the drum to reduce an overall size of the enclosure after at least a portion
of the cable is paid out.

US Pat. No. 9,481,129

PORTABLE DEVICE FOR ATTACHING A CONNECTOR TO AN OPTICAL FIBER

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A portable device for attaching a connector to an optical fiber, said optical fiber having an end, said end having an end
face, the device comprising:
means for receiving said optical fiber at said end of said optical fiber;
a connector station for autonomously attaching said connector to said optical fiber;
at least one station for autonomously performing at least one operation on said optical fiber, said at least one station having
means for performing a first operation on said optical fiber;

means for coupling said at least one station to said end of said optical fiber for performing said first operation;
means for coupling said connector station to said end of said optical fiber for said attaching said connector;
wherein said first operation is selected from the group consisting of a stripping operation, a cleaning operation, a tensile
test, a cleaving operation, and a heat treatment of said end face;

wherein said at least one station is a plurality of stations for performing a plurality of operations on said optical fiber;
each particular station out of said plurality of stations being adapted for autonomously performing at least one operation
out of said plurality of operations; wherein said plurality of operations comprises a stripping operation, a cleaning operation,
a tensile test, a cleaving operation and a heat treatment of said end face; and

wherein said optical fiber has a fiber axis, the device further comprising means for coupling each said particular station
out of said plurality of stations to said end of said optical fiber, wherein said means for coupling include means selected
from the group consisting of means for rotating each said particular station around an axis parallel to said fiber axis and
means for translating each said particular station in a direction perpendicular to said fiber axis.

US Pat. No. 9,326,414

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MOUNTING RACK COMPONENTS ON RACKS

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A system for mounting a rack component to a rack comprising:
a rack component including a chassis defining an interior, the rack component including opposite flanges extending laterally
from the rack component for mounting the rack component to the rack;

first and second brackets each comprising a mounting flange bearing a mounting feature for mounting the first and second brackets
to the rack and an arm extending from the mounting flange, the arm having a proximal end adjacent the mounting flange and
a distal end, wherein the distal end of the arm is tapered; and

first and second sleeves each positioned on the rack component sized and shaped to slidingly receive therein the arm of the
mounting bracket, the first and second sleeves being positioned parallel to each other along first and second opposing lateral
side panels of the rack component;

wherein the first and second sleeves are located on internal sides of the first and second opposing lateral side panels of
the rack component;

wherein the first and second sleeves extend longitudinally in a direction of depth of the rack component and wherein the first
and second brackets are adapted so that when the mounting flanges of the first and second brackets are mounted to the rack
via the mounting flanges, the arm of each of the first and second brackets extends in a direction of depth of the rack; and

wherein the first and second sleeves do not project beyond a rear most surface of the rack component.

US Pat. No. 9,304,262

MULTI-FIBER OPTIC CONNECTOR

CommScope Technologies LL...

8. A fiber optic connector comprising:
a connector body having a length that extends along an axis of the connector body, the connector body including front and
rear ends separated by the length of the connector body, the connector body also defining a side opening that extends along
the length of the connector body;

a multi-fiber ferrule that mounts at the front end of the connector body, the side opening being arranged and configured for
allowing the multi-fiber ferrule to be inserted laterally into the connector body through the side opening; and

a cover that mounts over the side opening after the multi-fiber ferrule has been inserted into the connector body through
the side opening;

wherein the rear end of the connector body is configured to receive and retain at least one strength member of a fiber optic
cable.

US Pat. No. 9,301,030

TELECOMMUNICATIONS MODULE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A telecommunications module comprising:
a housing including a main housing portion and a removable cover cooperatively defining an interior, the main housing portion
defining a first sidewall, a front wall, a rear wall, a top wall, and a bottom wall, the cover defining a second sidewall
of the housing when mounted on the main housing portion to close off the interior, the housing defining a signal input location
and a signal output location;

the main housing portion defining a cutout that can be used as either the signal output location or the signal input location;
an optical component located within the interior, the optical component configured to receive a fiber optic input signal coming
in from the signal input location and output a fiber optic output signal going toward the signal output location; and

a flexible boot defining a cable passage for inputting or outputting cables, the flexible boot removably mounted to the main
housing portion so as to extend toward an exterior of the housing, the cable passage of the flexible boot in alignment with
the cutout, wherein the flexible boot is mounted to the main housing portion by axially passing a portion of the flexible
boot through the cutout and placing a boot retainer that is separate from the cover of the housing over the boot in a direction
transverse to the first sidewall so as to capture the flexible boot against movement both in the axial direction and the transverse
direction;

wherein the cover is configured to capture the boot retainer against the main housing portion when mounted on the main housing
portion.

US Pat. No. 9,246,265

NOTCHED CONTACT FOR A MODULAR PLUG

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A metallic contact configured for insertion into a modular telecommunications plug, the contact comprising:
a generally planar body defining a top end, a bottom end, a front end, a rear end, and a length extending from the front end
to the rear end, wherein the bottom end is at least partially defined by a blade for piercing an insulation of a wire positioned
within the plug and at least a portion of the top end is configured to electrically contact a conductor of a jack that receives
the modular telecommunications plug;

the top end defined at least in part by a first engagement surface that is separated from a second engagement surface by a
notch, wherein an uppermost portion of the first engagement surface defines a first push surface that is generally at the
same height as a second push surface defined by an uppermost portion of the second engagement surface;

the notch defined by a front vertical wall spaced from a rear vertical wall, wherein the front vertical wall defining the
notch is positioned at a distance of at least half the length of the contact from the front end of the contact.

US Pat. No. 9,136,582

COMPACT ANTENNA MOUNT

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An antenna mount, comprising:
a bracket with an azimuth slot, an azimuth pivot hole and a boss hole;
a boss seated in the boss hole;
an azimuth adjuster with an extension portion passing through the boss and an offset portion, the offset portion provided
with an azimuth fastener aperture spaced apart from a longitudinal axis of the extension portion;

an azimuth fastener passing through a base, the azimuth slot and the azimuth fastener aperture;
an azimuth pivot fastener passing through the base and the azimuth pivot hole;
the azimuth slot provided as an arc segment with a center point at the azimuth pivot hole;
an elevation groove on the base, the elevation groove provided with a groove bottom open on a bracket side of the base;
an adjuster with a groove face dimensioned to seat within the elevation groove;
an extension fastener co-axial with the elevation groove threadably coupled with the adjuster wherein rotation of the extension
fastener drives the adjuster longitudinally along the elevation groove;

the base provided with a first elevation slot and an elevation pivot hole;
the first elevation slot provided as an arc segment with a center point at the elevation pivot hole;
a first elevation alignment fastener passes through an adjuster slot of the adjuster and the first elevation slot and couples
with a mount portion;

an elevation pivot fastener passes through the elevation pivot hole and couples with the mount portion;
whereby longitudinal displacement of the adjuster along the elevation groove moves the first elevation alignment fastener
along the first elevation slot, rotating the mount portion with respect to the elevation pivot fastener;

whereby adjustment of a longitudinal position along the extension portion of an interconnection between the boss and the extension
portion drives the azimuth fastener within the azimuth slot to pivot the base with respect to the bracket.

US Pat. No. 9,470,866

CABLE EXIT TROUGH WITH INSERT

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A cable exit trough mountable to a lateral cable trough, the lateral cable trough defining a cable pathway horizontal to
the ground and having a bottom and an upstanding side of substantially uniform height extending from the bottom, the cable
exit trough comprising:
a body having a first cable guiding surface including a curved portion leading upwardly and away from a top edge of the upstanding
side, the cable guiding surface defining a cable exit pathway;

the body further having a second cable guiding surface positioned over the bottom of the lateral cable trough when the cable
exit trough is mounted to the lateral cable trough, the second cable guiding surface having a curved portion which leads upwardly
with respect to the lateral cable trough and defines a top surface of the cable exit pathway; and

a containment member removably coupled to the body, wherein the containment member includes a first surface proximate the
curved portion of the second cable guiding surface, and wherein the first surface assists in retaining cables within the cable
exit pathway;

wherein, when the cable exit trough is mounted to the lateral cable trough, the cable exit pathway leads over the upstanding
side of the lateral cable trough.

US Pat. No. 9,699,932

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MOUNTING RACK COMPONENTS ON RACKS

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A system for mounting a rack component to a rack comprising:
a rack component including a chassis defining an interior, the rack component including first and second opposing lateral
side panels;

first and second mounting brackets each comprising a mounting flange bearing a mounting feature for mounting the first and
second mounting brackets to the rack, the first and second mounting brackets each including an arm extending from the mounting
flange, the arm having a proximal end adjacent the mounting flange and a distal end;

first and second sleeves each being positioned parallel to each other along internal sides of the first and second opposing
lateral side panels of the rack component, the first and second sleeves being sized and shaped to slidingly receive therein
the arms of the first and second mounting brackets, respectively, the first and second sleeves each extending longitudinally
in a direction of depth of the rack component;

wherein, when the mounting flanges of the first and second mounting brackets are mounted to the rack, the arms of the first
and second brackets are received into respective first and second sleeves of the rack component, the arms extending in a direction
of depth of the rack; and

wherein at least one of the rack component and each of the arms of the first and second mounting brackets defines a locking
mechanism for locking the arms of the first and second brackets in the first and second sleeves, respectively.

US Pat. No. 9,474,187

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR THERMAL MANAGEMENT FOR TELECOMMUNICATIONS ENCLOSURES USING HEAT PIPES

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A thermal management system for electronics, the system comprising:
at least one electronics module comprising a base plate having a first thermal region and a second thermal region, wherein
one or more electronic components are mounted to the first thermal region, wherein one or more primary heat pipes are embedded
within the base plate and laterally positioned within the first thermal region, wherein at least one secondary heat pipe is
embedded within the base plate and positioned within both the first thermal region and the second thermal region; and

an electronics enclosure, housing the at least one electronics module, the electronics enclosure comprising a backplane, a
top panel coupled to the backplane and a bottom panel coupled to the backplane, the backplane comprising a plurality of heat
sink fins,

wherein the electronics module is removably attached to the backplane of the electronics enclosure with one or more fastening
systems, wherein a surface of the base plate thermally and physically interfaces with at least a planar surface of an internal
surface of the backplane.

US Pat. No. 9,287,613

RRH CONCEALMENT MODULE/METHODS IN NATURAL CONVECTION

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An apparatus comprising:
a. a concealment module, the concealment module including an inlet panel and an outlet panel, the outlet panel located higher
than the inlet panel;

b. a remote radio head disposed with the concealment module, mounted on a support, and located between the inlet panel and
the outlet panel;

c. a first baffle, located under the remote radio head to prevent cool air from the inlet panel from being diverted to a space
between the remote radio head and the support;

d. a second baffle, located to direct cooling air over a back of the remote radio head;
e. a third baffle, located on top of the remote radio head to direct heated cooling air to the outlet panel; and
f. a fourth baffle, located to direct cooling air over the front of the remote radio head.

US Pat. No. 9,263,821

ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR WITH SEPARABLE CONTACTS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A contact sub-assembly for an electrical connector, said contact sub-assembly comprising:
a base;
a first printed circuit extending from the base, the first printed circuit including a plurality of conductive vias;
a second printed circuit held by the base;
an array of mating contacts held by the base, each mating contact comprising a terminating end portion and a mating interface;
and

an array of circuit contacts, each circuit contact including a press fit contact received by a corresponding one of the conductive
vias such that each circuit contact is engaged with and electrically connected to the first printed circuit, wherein each
circuit contact is separably engaged with and electrically connected to the terminating end portion of a corresponding one
of the mating contacts such that the array of circuit contacts electrically connects the array of mating contacts to the first
printed circuit.

US Pat. No. 9,210,569

FEMTO PERSONAL PROXY APPLICATION CLIENT

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method performed by an access point, the method comprising:
detecting, in a femtozone associated with the access point, a presence of a device that has a device identifier;
matching the device identifier with an identifier associated with one or more applications;
determining that the identifier associated with a first application of the one or more applications is associated with an
address, the address denoting a storage location where the first application is stored;

in response to matching the device identifier with the identifier associated with the first application, sending a message
to the storage location to download the first application to the device via the access point;

loading the first application on the device; and
in response to loading the first application, activating the first application associated with the device identifier.

US Pat. No. 9,173,058

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR LOCATING WIMAX OR LTE SUBSCRIBER STATIONS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method for estimating a location of a subscriber station receiving a first signal from a first base station and receiving
a second signal from a second base station where the first and second base stations are nodes in a WiMAX or LTE network, the
method comprising:
(a) receiving from said subscriber station a message containing a first information and a second information;
(b) determining a range ring from said first base station using said first information;
(c) determining a location hyperbola using said second information wherein said location hyperbola has said first and said
second base stations as foci; and

(d) estimating a location of said subscriber station using said range ring and said location hyperbola together,
wherein the step of estimating a location of said subscriber station includes:
(i) determining a serving sector of said first base station for said subscriber station; and
(ii) if said range ring and said location hyperbola intersect plural times within said serving sector:
(A) determining plural sub-sectors for said serving sector;
(B) determining from said message a carrier-to-interference noise ratio (“CINR”) for each of a first and a second neighboring
sector to said serving sector;

(C) determining a most likely sub-sector from said plural sub-sectors based on a comparison of said CINR for said first and
second neighboring sectors; and

(D) estimating a location of said subscriber station as a point of intersection of said range ring and said location hyperbola
that is within said most likely sub-sector.

US Pat. No. 9,276,394

MODULAR POWER DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM AND METHODS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A modular power distribution system comprising:
(a) a chassis;
(b) a backplane including a plurality of module connection locations;
(c) a plurality of modules mounted in the chassis, each module mounted to a module connection location and including:
(i) a microprocessor-controlled circuit protection device operable at a plurality of selectable trip levels;
(ii) an OR-ing diode; and
(iii) a power output connection location on a front of the module.

US Pat. No. 9,236,690

DEVICE FOR A PATCH PANEL

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A cable management system comprising:
a patch panel defining a plurality of connectors and a socket, the patch panel also including a plurality of sense conductors,
each sense conductor connecting one of the connectors to the socket; and

a pluggable modular device including a first connector and a second connector, the first connector being plugged into the
socket, the second connector being accessible when the first connector is plugged into the socket, the pluggable modular device
including scanning electronics and a transceiver for sending data obtained by the scanning electronics to the second connector.

US Pat. No. 9,306,682

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR A SELF-OPTIMIZING DISTRIBUTED ANTENNA SYSTEM

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method for adjusting performance in a distributed antenna system, the method comprising:
adjusting the performance of one or more remote units in the distributed antenna system during a startup phase based on a
spectral environment of the one or more remote units, wherein the spectral environment is monitored with a scanning receiver
on the one or more remote units; and

adjusting the performance of the one or more remote units during a normal operation phase of the one or more remote units;
wherein adjusting the performance of the one or more remote units during at least one of the startup phase and the normal
operation phase comprises setting transmission power and uplink gain for one or more transceivers in the one or more remote
units based on measurements of the spectral environment acquired by one or more scanning receivers in the one or more remote
units,

wherein setting the uplink gain for the one or more transceivers during the normal operation phase comprises at least one
of:

adjusting the uplink gain based on a number of times an uplink limiter engages within a specified time period; and
adjusting the uplink gain based on a failure of one or more of the plurality of remote units;
wherein the one or more transceivers are configured to communicate radio frequency signals with mobile devices.

US Pat. No. 9,276,673

METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR TESTING A FIBER OPTIC NETWORK

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method for testing a fiber optic network including a fiber distribution hub, the method comprising:
providing a test splitter in the fiber distribution hub to provide optical connectivity between an F1 fiber and an F2 fiber
network, the test splitter having an input and a first number of output ports;

tuning the test splitter such that each of the output ports has a predetermined different return loss such that each of the
output ports of the test splitter has a unique detectable signature;

connecting the F1 fiber to the input of the test splitter;
connecting the output ports of the test splitter to all fibers of a distribution cable of the F2 fiber network, respectively,
before connecting subscribers to the fibers of the distribution cable of the F2 fiber network;

sending a test signal from the F1 fiber through the test splitter to the F2 fiber network, including routing the test signal
from the test splitter to a first optical fiber of the distribution cable of the F2 fiber network, and to a drop terminal
of the F2 fiber network;

looping back the test signal from the drop terminal to a second optical fiber of the distribution cable of the F2 fiber network,
such that the test signal is routed through the distribution cable of the F2 fiber network back to test splitter;

detecting properties of the looped back test signal to determine functionality of the F2 fiber network, including identifying
the output ports of the test splitter by detecting the unique signature;

replacing the test splitter with a standard splitter after testing has been completed successfully and while the test splitter
is still functional, the standard splitter having a higher signal quality than the test splitter, the standard splitter having
a second number of output ports that is less than the first number of output ports;

connecting the output ports of the standard splitter to fewer than all of the fibers of the distribution cable of the F2 fiber
network; and thereafter

connecting subscribers to the fibers of the distribution cable of the F2 fiber network.

US Pat. No. 9,265,172

COMMUNICATIONS BLADED PANEL SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

11. A fiber optic blade for use in a bladed chassis panel, the fiber optic blade comprising:
a blade body including a flat panel extending between a front and a rear and between a first side and a second side; a rear
circuit board disposed at the rear of the blade body; a front circuit board disposed at the front of the blade body, the front
circuit board being spaced from and electrically connected to the rear circuit board a second circuit board disposed above
the front circuit board at the front of the blade body, the second circuit board being electrically connected to the front
circuit board; an optical adapter disposed at the front of the blade body between the front circuit board and the second circuit
board;

a media reading interface disposed at the optical adapter, the media reading interface being electrically connected to the
front circuit board through the second circuit board; and a processor electrically coupled to the media reading interface
and to the front circuit board; and a third circuit board disposed above the front circuit board at the front of the blade
body, the third circuit board being electrically connected to the front circuit board; a second optical adapter disposed at
the front of the blade body between the front circuit board and the third circuit board.

US Pat. No. 9,229,172

BEND-LIMITED FLEXIBLE OPTICAL INTERCONNECT DEVICE FOR SIGNAL DISTRIBUTION

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A device for interconnecting optical signals between at least one first optical component and at least one second optical
component comprising:
a flexible optical circuit substrate layer having first and second, opposed major surfaces;
a plurality of optical fibers disposed on the substrate, each of the optical fibers having a first end and a second end;
a bend limiting layer attached to the flexible optical circuit so as to bend with and substantially identically to the flexible
optical circuit substrate, the bend limiting layer comprising a plurality of blocks disposed relative to each other such that
adjacent pairs of the blocks contact each other when the bend limiting layer is bent a predetermined amount thereby resisting
further bending of the bend limiting layer and the flexible optical circuit substrate;

wherein the device further includes:
at least a first light-guiding, fiber termination optical element provided in the form of an optical connector selected from
the group consisting of an SC connector, an LC connector, an ST connector, and an MPO connector disposed on the substrate
adjacent the first ends of the optical fibers positioned to couple light with the optical fibers;

at least a second light-guiding, fiber termination optical element disposed on the substrate adjacent the second ends of the
optical fibers positioned to couple light with the optical fibers, the second light-guiding, fiber termination optical element
having a different configuration than the first light-guiding, fiber termination optical element, wherein the second light-guiding,
fiber termination optical element is not any of an SC connector, an LC connector, an ST connector, or an MPO connector; and

a housing within which the flexible optical circuit substrate is disposed, wherein the housing includes a plurality of optical
adapters configured to mate the second light-guiding, fiber termination optical elements with third light-guiding, fiber termination
optical elements provided in the form of optical connectors each selected from the group consisting of an SC connector, an
LC connector, and ST connector, and an MPO connector coming from an exterior of the housing, wherein each of the third light-guiding,
fiber termination optical elements has a different configuration than the second light-guiding, fiber termination optical
element.

US Pat. No. 9,223,096

LC CONNECTOR AND METHOD OF ASSEMBLY

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber optic connector comprising:
a front housing defining a top wall, a bottom wall, a first sidewall, a second sidewall, a front opening at a front end, a
circular rear opening at a rear end, and an internal cavity extending therebetween;

a fiber optic ferrule carrying a terminal end of an optical fiber, at least a portion of the fiber optic ferrule extending
through the front opening;

a rear insert, the rear insert including a generally cylindrical front portion configured to be inserted into the front housing
through the circular rear opening and a crimp portion for crimping a fiber optic cable carrying the optical fiber, the front
portion defining two pairs of longitudinal flats, the longitudinal flats configured to reduce the overall diameter of the
generally cylindrical front portion configured to be inserted into the front housing through the circular rear opening, each
longitudinal flat equally sized and spaced about the generally cylindrical front portion; and

a spring positioned between the fiber optic ferrule and the rear insert and biasing the ferrule in a forward direction; wherein
the front housing further defines a rear wall surrounding the circular rear opening at the rear end, the rear wall defining
four thin-walled portions, the two pairs of longitudinal flats being generally rotationally aligned with the thin-walled portions.

US Pat. No. 9,108,348

METHOD FOR MOLDING A LOW PRESSURE MOLDED STRAIN RELIEF FOR COAXIAL CONNECTOR INTERCONNECTION

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method for manufacturing a strain relief for a coaxial cable and coaxial connector interconnection, comprising:
injection molding a polymer material around the interconnection;
the injection moldable material filling a solder pre-form cavity between an outer conductor of the coaxial cable and an inner
diameter of a bore of the connector body.

US Pat. No. 9,105,981

DIELECTRIC LENS CONE RADIATOR SUB-REFLECTOR ASSEMBLY

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A cone radiator sub-reflector assembly for a reflector antenna with a waveguide supported sub-reflector, comprising:
a unitary dielectric block;
a sub-reflector provided at a distal end of the dielectric block;
a waveguide transition portion of the dielectric block dimensioned for insertion coupling into an end of the waveguide;
a sub-reflector support portion of the dielectric block;
a dielectric radiator portion between the waveguide transition portion and the sub-reflector support portion; an outer diameter
of the dielectric radiator portion provided with a plurality of radially inward grooves; and

a lens bore extending from a proximal end of the dielectric block towards the distal end of the dielectric block at least
to the sub-reflector support portion;

the radially inward grooves extending radially inward to a diameter less than an inner diameter of the end of the waveguide;
a maximum material thickness of the unitary dielectric block occurs between a sidewall of one of the radially inward grooves
and the sub-reflector.

US Pat. No. 9,065,172

MOUNTING HUB FOR ANTENNA

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An antenna hub for a reflector dish with a feed bore, comprising:
a frame with a feed aperture;
a plurality of feet coupled to the frame; each of the feet provided with a dish fastener coupling axis normal to a dish surface
contacting each of the feet when the reflector dish is seated upon the feet, the feed bore of the reflector dish aligned coaxially
with the feed aperture.

US Pat. No. 9,291,780

RUGGEDIZED MULTI-FIBER FIBER OPTIC CONNECTOR WITH SEALED DUST CAP

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A dust cap for use with a fiber optic connector comprising:
a proximal end;
a distal end;
a main body that defines a central dust cap axis that extends between the proximal and distal ends of the dust cap, the main
body of the dust cap including inner and outer sleeves that extend around the central dust cap axis; and

a distal projection located at the distal end of the dust cap, wherein the distal projection projects distally outwardly from
the main body and is aligned along the central dust cap axis, wherein the distal projection has a plurality of wrench flats
for allowing a wrench to be used to tighten the threaded connection between the dust cap and the distal end of a protective
housing by turning the dust cap relative to the protective housing about the central dust cap axis, wherein the distal projection
defines an opening that forms a pulling eye for allowing a pulling member to be connected to the dust cap and used to pull
a fiber optic connector and cable assembly through a conduit, wherein the opening extends through two flats of the distal
projection, and wherein the opening extends along an opening axis that is perpendicular to the central dust cap axis;

wherein an annular receptacle is defined between the inner and outer sleeves, the annular receptacle having an open end positioned
opposite from a closed end, wherein the closed end of the annular receptacle has a stepped configuration, the stepped configuration
including first and second radial steps separated by an offset surface that extends distally from the first radial step to
the second radial step, wherein the first radial step extends radially outwardly from the inner sleeve to the offset surface,
and the second radial step extends radially outwardly from the offset surface to the outer sleeve;

wherein the distal end of the protective housing is received within the annular receptacle through the open end of the annular
receptacle, and the open end faces in a proximal direction; and

wherein the inner sleeve includes first threads positioned within the annular receptacle that face radially outwardly from
the central dust cap axis and that retain a sealing member on the inner sleeve, the sealing member forming an environmental
seal between the dust cap and the protective housing for preventing contaminants from entering the protective housing.

US Pat. No. 9,223,106

FIBER TERMINATION ENCLOSURE WITH MODULAR PLATE ASSEMBLIES

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber termination enclosure system comprising:
an enclosure housing including a top wall, a bottom wall, a first side wall, a second side wall, and a rear wall defining
an interior having an open front, the enclosure including a door for selectively covering the open front; and

a plurality of modular plate assemblies that are each configured to be selectively mounted within the interior of the enclosure
housing, each modular plate assembly including a mounting plate that is configured to be coupled to the rear wall of the enclosure
housing; the plurality of modular plate assemblies including:

a termination panel plate assembly including a plurality of termination adapters coupled to the respective mounting plate;
a splice tray plate assembly including at least one splice tray disposed on the respective mounting plate;
a cable spool plate assembly including a cable spool disposed on the respective mounting plate, the cable spool being configured
to rotate relative to the enclosure housing; and

a drop-in plate assembly including at least one termination adapter disposed on a horizontally extending drop-in plate disposed
on the respective mounting plate.

US Pat. No. 9,316,802

OPTICAL FIBER CABLE HAVING REINFORCING LAYER OF TAPE HEAT-BONDED TO JACKET

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method of manufacturing an optical fiber cable having at least a first optical fiber, the method comprising:
wrapping a sheet of reinforcing tape around the first optical fiber so that longitudinal edges of the sheet extend parallel
to each other along a length of the first optical fiber to form a rolled sheet of reinforcing tape, the tape not including
reinforcing yarns or fibers; and

extruding a jacket around the rolled sheet of reinforcing tape so that heat from extrusion partially melts the reinforcing
tape to heat-bond the rolled sheet of reinforcing tape to the jacket.

US Pat. No. 9,291,778

MULTI-PORT ADAPTER BLOCK

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An adapter block and panel arrangement, comprising:
a) a telecommunications panel having an open-ended slot for sliding receipt of the adapter block and a hole located adjacent
to the open-ended slot; and

b) an adapter block slidingly mounted in the open-ended slot of the telecommunications panel, the adapter block including:
i) a one-piece housing having a front and a rear, the housing defining a plurality of openings that extend from the front
to the rear, the openings being aligned in an array, the housing further having first and second opposing sides and first
and second opposing ends, each of the first side, the second side, the first end, and the second end extending from the front
of the housing to the rear, the first and second sides of the housing each defining a groove that extends from the first end
to the second end of the housing, the grooves receiving edges of the open-ended slot of the telecommunications panel;

ii) a sleeve assembly mounted within each opening of the housing, the sleeve assembly including a sleeve that aligns one fiber
optic connector received in one opening at the front of the housing with another fiber optic connector received in the one
opening at the rear of the housing;

iii) first and second flexible locking arms integrally provided on the housing; and
iv) a handle located at one of the first and second ends of the housing;
c) wherein the first flexible locking arm engages the hole of the telecommunications panel to secure the adapter block in
an inward position relative to the panel, and wherein the second flexible locking arm engages the hole of the telecommunications
panel to secure the adapter block in an outward position relative to the panel.

US Pat. No. 9,154,237

MULTIPATH INTERFERENCE CANCELLATION THROUGH CEPSTRUM ANALYSIS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method of mitigating multipath coupling interference in a signal repeating system comprising:
measuring an error signal in a signal path of the signal repeating system wherein the error signal contains desired communication
signals and multipath coupling interference signals;

determining a cepstrum of the error signal, wherein the cepstrum is reflective of an open-loop gain of the signal repeating
system;

extracting an impulse response of the open-loop gain from the cepstrum of the error signal;
calculating a plurality of cancellation filter coefficients using the extracted impulse response of the open-loop gain; and
adaptively applying the plurality of cancellation filter coefficients to an adjustable filter to generate a cancellation signal
to mitigate the multipath coupling interference.

US Pat. No. 9,281,866

METHODS FOR ENHANCED POWER DELIVERY TO TOWER-MOUNTED AND OTHER REMOTELY-MOUNTED REMOTE RADIO HEADS AND RELATED SYSTEMS AND POWER CABLES

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A tower system, comprising:
a mounting structure;
an antenna mounted on the mounting structure;
a remote radio head mounted on the mounting structure;
a power supply;
a power cable having a power supply conductor and a return conductor connected between the power supply and the remote radio
head; and

a shunt capacitance unit that is separate from the remote radio head that is electrically coupled between the power supply
conductor and the return conductor of the power cable;

wherein the power cable comprises a hybrid power/fiber optic cable and the power cable is one of a plurality of individual
power cables included in the hybrid power/fiber optic cable, each of which includes a respective power supply conductor and
a respective return conductor; and

wherein the hybrid power/fiber optic cable includes a breakout enclosure in which the power supply conductors and the return
conductors of the plurality of individual power cables are singulated, and wherein the shunt capacitance unit comprises a
plurality of shunt capacitance units, and wherein each individual power cable has a respective one of the shunt capacitance
units coupled between its power supply conductor and its return conductor within the breakout enclosure.

US Pat. No. 9,285,550

FIBER OPTIC CONNECTOR WITH ROTATIONAL INTERLOCK BETWEEN CONNECTOR HOUSING AND REAR INSERT

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber optic connector comprising:
a connector housing having a distal end and a proximal end, the distal end forming a plug adapted for insertion within a receptacle
of a fiber optic adapter;

a ferrule assembly positioned within the connector housing, the ferrule assembly including a ferrule for supporting an optical
fiber, a ferrule hub attached to a base of the ferrule and a spring for biasing the ferrule and the hub in a distal direction
relative to the connector housing;

a rear insert that mounts within the proximal end of the connector housing for capturing the ferrule assembly within the connector
housing, the rear insert including a main body and a pair of catches that project outwardly from the main body, wherein a
tab receptacle is defined between the catches, and wherein the catches define proximally facing retention surfaces;

wherein the connector housing including an internal retention structure including a rail defining a distally facing retention
shoulder and a tab that projects distally from the rail; and

wherein when the rear insert is in an installed position within the connector housing, the tab fits within the tab receptacle
to limit relative rotation between the connector housing and the rear insert, and the proximally facing retention surfaces
of the catches engage the distally facing retention shoulder of the rail to limit proximal movement of the rear insert relative
to the connector housing.

US Pat. No. 9,270,048

WEATHERIZED CONNECTOR BOOT AND CONNECTOR COVER THEREFORE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A weather resistant connector system comprising:
a connector housing having a first open end and a second open end, opposite said first open end, and a first interior space
defined within said connector housing;

a flexible boot having a first open end and a second open end, opposite said first open end, and a second interior space defined
within said flexible boot, wherein said second open end of said flexible boot is attached to said first open end of said connector
housing, such that said first interior space communicates to said second interior space;

at least one engagement element formed on said connector housing for engaging with a complimentary structure proximate a port,
wherein said flexible boot is bi-stable having a first at-rest shape and a second at-rest shape, wherein said flexible boot
tends to maintain its first at-rest shape when in its first at-rest shape, until an external force is applied to said flexible
boot, and wherein said flexible boot tends to maintain its second at-rest shape when in its second at-rest shape, until an
external force is applied to said flexible boot; and

wherein said first at-rest shape has said first open end of said connector housing located closer to said first open end of
said flexible boot as compared to said second at-rest shape.

US Pat. No. 9,872,414

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MOUNTING RACK COMPONENTS ON RACKS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A system for mounting a rack component to a rack comprising:
a rack component including a chassis having first and second opposing lateral side panels that together define an interior;
and

first and second mounting brackets each comprising a mounting flange bearing a mounting feature for mounting the first and
second mounting brackets to the rack, the first and second mounting brackets each including an arm extending from the mounting
flange, the arms of the first and second mounting brackets configured to slidably receive the chassis of the rack component
along inner sides of the first and second opposing lateral side panels, respectively;

wherein at least one of the rack component and each of the arms of the first and second mounting brackets defines a locking
mechanism for locking the arms of the first and second mounting brackets relative to the first and second opposing lateral
side panels, respectively.

US Pat. No. 9,291,791

ANCHORING CABLES TO RACK WITH SELF-LOCKING CABLE CLAMP ARRANGEMENTS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A self-locking cable clamp arrangement for mounting a cable to a panel defining at least a first slot, the self-locking
cable clamp arrangement comprising:
(a) a bracket extending along a first axis from a first end to a second end, the bracket having a cable mounting region at
the first end, a first engagement region at the second end, and a support region disposed between the cable mounting region
and the first engagement region, the cable mounting region defining at least two laterally aligned fastener apertures, the
support region defining two members spaced apart sufficient to enable an edge of the panel to extend partially therebetween;
and

(b) a flexible tab disposed on the bracket, the flexible tab being deflectable between a first position and a second position,
the flexible tab being biased to the first position, wherein the flexible tab can be selectively coupled to the cable mounting
region and to the first engagement region.

US Pat. No. 9,720,185

SYSTEMS AND METHOD FOR PROCESSING OPTICAL CABLE ASSEMBLIES

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A processing system to connectorize optical cables, the processing system comprising:
a table arrangement on which a plurality of processing stations are disposed;
a track arrangement that is disposed above the table arrangement and from which coils of the optical cables to be connectorized
are hung;

wherein the processing stations include:
a strip-clean-cleave station configured to process optical fibers at the end of the optical cables to create a prepared end
of the optical fiber;

a splice station configured to fusion splice the prepared ends of the optical fibers to prepared ends of stub fibers at a
splice location, each stub fiber being held by a respective ferrule;

an overmold station configured to injection mold a hub around each splice location;
a UV cure station at which UV light is directed towards the hubs to cure the injection mold;
a heat cure station including an oven configured to receive the ends of the optical cables to finish curing the injection
mold; and

a connector assembly station at which an optical connector is assembled around each hub and respective ferrule; and
a second strip-clean-cleave station disposed at a separate location from the table arrangement, the second strip-clean-cleave
station configured to prepare an end of a fiber stub extending from a ferrule.

US Pat. No. 9,860,863

STATIC DELAY COMPENSATION IN A TELECOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A system comprising:
a distributed antenna system for being communicatively coupled to a base station, the distributed antenna system including
a head-end unit and one or more remote units communicatively coupled to the head-end unit, the head-end unit being configured
to transmit wireless communication data in signals from the base station to the one or more remote units that are configured
to wirelessly transmit the wireless communication data to user devices; and

a delay unit communicatively coupled to the base station, the delay unit being configured to introduce, to the base station,
a delay period for control information included in a transmit frame processed by the base station, the delay period corresponding
to an increase in a roundtrip delay between the base station and the user devices caused by the distributed antenna system.

US Pat. No. 9,722,321

FULL WAVE DIPOLE ARRAY HAVING IMPROVED SQUINT PERFORMANCE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A cellular base station antenna comprising:
a ground plane;
a first plurality of radiating elements supported over the ground plane by microstrip support PCBs; and
a second plurality of radiating elements supported over the ground plane by stripline support PCBs;
wherein the first and second pluralities of radiating elements are arranged in at least one array of low band radiating elements.

US Pat. No. 9,235,021

OPTICAL FIBER / ELECTRICAL COMPOSITE CABLE ASSEMBLY WITH SEALED BREAKOUT KIT

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A cable breakout kit, comprising:
a cable portion;
a furcation portion with at least one fiber port; and
an inner wall portion;
the cable portion and the furcation portion dimensioned to couple with one another, enclosing a furcation area;
the inner wall portion coupled to the furcation portion and a fiber bundle of the cable, enclosing a fiber area within the
furcation area; the fiber area coupled to the at least one fiber port.

US Pat. No. 9,250,408

TELECOMMUNICATIONS CONNECTION CABINET

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A telecommunications cabinet comprising:
a cabinet housing defining an interior, the cabinet housing having an access opening and a door for opening and closing the
access opening;

a frame mounted within the interior of the cabinet housing;
at least one adapter module that mounts on the frame, the adapter module including a plurality of fiber optic adapters at
a front of the adapter module, the adapter module also including an optical splitter, the fiber optic adapters including front
ports that are mateable with fiber optic connectors;

a connector storage structure positioned within the interior of the cabinet housing, the connector storage structure including
a plurality of connector holders for holding and storing the fiber optic connectors, the connector holders being configured
differently than the fiber optic adapters, and the connector holders being configured to receive ferrules of the fiber optic
connectors; and

fiber optic cords having ends terminated by the fiber optic connectors, wherein the fiber optic connectors are inserted into
the front ports of the fiber optic adapters to provide optical connections with customers, and wherein the fiber optic connectors
are stored at the connector storage structure until providing the optical connections with the customers is desired.

US Pat. No. 9,488,788

FIBER OPTIC CASSETTE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber optic cassette comprising:
a body defining a front and an opposite rear;
a cable entry location defined on the body for a cable to enter the cassette, wherein a plurality of optical fibers from the
cable extend into the cassette and form terminations at non-conventional connectors adjacent the front of the body; and

a flexible substrate positioned between the cable entry location and the non-conventional connectors adjacent the front of
the body, the flexible substrate rigidly supporting the plurality of optical fibers;

wherein each of the non-conventional connectors adjacent the front of the body includes a ferrule, a ferrule hub supporting
the ferrule, and a split sleeve surrounding the ferrule; and wherein each of the non-conventional connectors adjacent the
front of the body is mounted to a separate front extension of the flexible substrate, the front extensions being separated
by cut-outs defined by the substrate for providing separate flexibility to each front extension.

US Pat. No. 9,379,501

OPTICAL ASSEMBLIES WITH MANAGED CONNECTIVITY

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A contact assembly comprising:
a body having a first end and an opposite second end that define a longitudinal axis of the body, the body also having a first
side and an opposite second side that define a lateral axis of the body; and

a plurality of plug contact members coupled to the body, the plug contact members being laterally spaced from each other along
the lateral axis of the body, each plug contact member having a first portion extending outwardly from the first end of the
body to define a first contact section, each plug contact member also having a second section that extends outwardly from
the second end of the body, the second sections of the plug contact members defining resilient sections and defining second
contact sections at which the plug contact members extend back towards the first portions of the plug contact members, each
resilient section being disposed between the second end of the body and a corresponding one of the second contact sections,
only one of the plug contact members extending farther along the longitudinal axis of the body than a remainder of the plug
contact members, the only one plug contact member defining a third contact section at a distal end.

US Pat. No. 9,252,546

DISTRIBUTOR CONNECTION MODULE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A distribution connection module for telecommunications and data technology, with the distribution connection module comprising:
a first submodule having a plurality of first contact elements, the first contact elements each having an electrical connecting
contact and an interface contact; and

a second submodule having second contact elements, the second contact elements each having an electrical connecting contact
and an interface contact;

the interface contacts of the first submodule being configured to be electrically connected to the interface contacts of the
second submodule when engaged together;

the second contact elements also including function contacts disposed between the electrical connecting contacts and the interface
contacts, each of the second contact elements being associated with another of the second contact elements to form a contact
element pair; and

a plurality of function elements, each function element being disposed between the second contact elements of a respective
one of the contact element pairs.

US Pat. No. 9,244,243

OPTICAL FIBER FAN-OUT DEVICE FOR A FURCATION TUBE ASSEMBLY

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method of cabling a fanout module including a fanout housing and a furcation tube mounting insert, the furcation tube
mounting insert having first and second pieces defining grooves that cooperate to support portions of furcation tubes, the
furcation tube mounting insert having a slanted end such that insertion ends of the furcation tubes are positioned at progressively
longer longitudinal spacings from an end of the fanout housing, the method comprising:
routing a cable tube to the slanted end of the furcation tube mounting insert, the cable tube holding a plurality of optical
fibers;

inserting the optical fibers into the insertion ends of the furcation tubes; and
disposing the furcation tube mounting insert within the fanout housing.

US Pat. No. 9,356,382

STANDARD ANTENNA INTERFACE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An RF interconnection module comprising:
a housing having a perimeter;
a float plate disposed in the housing;
a capacitive coupling at least partially disposed in the housing and movably disposed in the float plate so that the capacitive
coupling may move with respect to the housing; and

a float gasket disposed about the perimeter of the housing and, when the housing is mounted in an opening, the float gasket
is positioned between the housing and the opening.

US Pat. No. 9,263,870

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR APPLYING AN ADHESIVE COATED CABLE TO A SURFACE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method of installing a cable pre-coated with hot-melt adhesive to a surface, comprising:
applying heat to a heating and installation tip using a heating element, the heating and installation tip defining a receptacle
for receiving the heating element and defining a channel extending along a length of the heating and installation tip, the
channel leading to a rounded tip of the heating and installation tip;

heating said cable pre-coated with hot melt adhesive with the heating and installation tip sufficient to cause said hot-melt
adhesive to become softened and adhere to a surface; and

pressing the rounded tip of the heating and installation tip against said cable to apply sufficient pressure to said adhesive
softened cable pre-coated with a hot-melt adhesive to adhere said cable to said surface;

wherein said heating and installation tip includes a slide cover having at least one longitudinal opening extending a complete
length of said slide cover wherein said heating and installation tip in combination with said slide cover when in use generally
surrounds said cable pre-coated with hot-melt adhesive and supplies sufficient heat generally completely around said cable
thereby causing a sufficient quantity of said hot melt adhesive to become softened for allowing said cable to be adhered to
a surface.

US Pat. No. 9,203,628

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DISTRIBUTING POWER OVER COMMUNICATION CABLING

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A powered telecommunications device, comprising:
a combined powered device port unit configured to negotiate receipt of a level of power from power sourcing equipment, the
power received on a first pair of taps, the port unit further configured for combining power received on multiple pairs of
taps;

a detection unit configured to detect a presence of a first optional load and to detect a presence of a second optional load;
a control circuit configured to establish connectivity between a second pair of taps and the first optional load in response
to the detection unit detecting the first optional load; and

the control circuit further configured to establish connectivity between the second pair of taps and a third pair of taps
in response to the detection unit failing to detect the first optional load and detecting the second optional load.

US Pat. No. 9,160,049

ANTENNA ADAPTER

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An antenna adapter, for an antenna with a recessed adapter seat with a feed bore, the adapter comprising:
a base with a feed aperture, the base dimensioned to seat within the adapter seat, the feed aperture aligned coaxially with
the feed bore;

a cross section of the feed aperture is the same as a cross-section of the feed bore;
the base provided with interlock cavities dimensioned to receive retaining elements of the adapter seat as the base is inserted
into the adapter seat, retaining the base within the adapter seat.

US Pat. No. 9,209,510

CORRUGATED STRIPLINE RF TRANSMISSION CABLE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A stripline RF transmission cable, comprising:
a generally planar inner conductor extending between a pair of inner conductor edges;
the inner conductor surrounded by a dielectric layer; and
an outer conductor, with a generally hour glass-shaped cross-section, provided with a top section and a bottom section, surrounding
the dielectric layer;

the top section and the bottom section spaced farther away from each inner conductor edge than from a midsection of the inner
conductor;

the outer conductor provided with corrugations; and
the inner conductor corrugated generally normal to a longitudinal extent of the inner conductor.

US Pat. No. 9,244,229

MANAGED FIBER CONNECTIVITY SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber optic adapter module comprising:
a housing extending from a first end to a second end, the housing including opposing major surfaces extending between opposing
minor surfaces and between the first and second ends, the housing defining at least one passageway extending between the first
and second ends of the housing to define first and second ports at the first and second ends, respectively, the housing being
configured to retain a fiber optic connector at each port;

a first media reading interface positioned at a first of the major surfaces of the housing, the first media reading interface
including a plurality of contact members; and

a second media reading interface positioned at the first major surface of the housing, an orientation of the second media
reading interface being flipped 180° relative to an orientation of the first media reading interface, wherein a majority of
the second media reading interface extends along a majority of the first media reading interface.

US Pat. No. 9,229,186

SELF ENGAGING PORT PLUG

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An enclosure comprising:
an outer housing;
a sealant assembly defining a cable port for routing a cable into the outer housing; and
a plastic port plug with a handle, the plastic port plug having an outer end and an inner end, the plastic port plug including
a retention feature positioned at the inner end of the plastic port and a main body extending between the handle and the retention
feature, the handle and the retention feature being integral with the main body, the plastic port plug passing through the
cable port, the retention feature being moveable between an expanded configuration and a radially compressed configuration,
the retention feature having an elastic construction allowing the retention feature to move to the radially compressed configuration
while passing through the cable port and causing the retention feature to automatically expand to the expanded configuration
after passing through the cable port;

wherein the retention feature is more resilient than the main body.

US Pat. No. 9,419,351

CURVED TRANSITION SURFACE INNER CONTACT

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An inner contact of a coaxial connector, comprising:
a body with a plurality of spring fingers, the spring fingers each provided with a contact surface;
a plurality of transitions between a periphery of each of the contact surfaces and their respective spring fingers, including
transitions proximate adjacent spring fingers, provided as curved surfaces;

wherein the contact surface is on an outer surface of the spring fingers.

US Pat. No. 9,203,198

LOW PROFILE FACEPLATE HAVING MANAGED CONNECTIVITY

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A faceplate assembly comprising:
(a) a faceplate member having a front and a rear and defining at least one opening extending between the front and the rear;
(b) at least one jack module mounted in the opening of the faceplate member, the jack module defining a port accessible from
the front of the faceplate member, the jack module including a plurality of primary contacts that are configured to attach
to conductors that are accessible from the rear of the faceplate member; and

(c) a printed circuit board assembly mounted to the rear of the faceplate member, the printed circuit board assembly including:
a printed circuit board;
a first set of secondary contacts that are electrically connected to the printed circuit board, the secondary contacts of
the first set extending into the jack module, the secondary contacts of the first set being isolated from the primary contacts
of the jack module, and

a network connector that is electrically connected to the secondary contacts of the first set via the printed circuit board.

US Pat. No. 9,585,193

MODULAR WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS PLATFORM

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A distributed antenna system, comprising:
a host unit that includes:
a first interface configured to communicate RF signals with an Internet Protocol (IP) gateway as IP data;
a second interface configured to communicate protocol data comprising open base station architecture (OBSAI) protocol data
or common public radio interface (CPRI) protocol data;

a baseband processor configured to place the IP data onto a channel, the baseband processor configured to convert between
IP data and baseband, digital data;

an RF module coupled to a base station and configured to convert between RF signals configured for communication over an antenna
and RF sampled data;

a serializer/deserializer, coupled to the baseband processor, the second interface, and the RF module, the serializer/deserializer
configured to convert between the baseband, digital data and a first serial data stream, wherein the serializer/deserializer
of the host unit is further configured to convert between the RF sampled data and a second serial data stream, wherein the
serializer/deserializer is further configured to convert between the protocol data and a third serial data stream;

a remote unit, coupled to the host unit over the communication medium, the remote unit including:
a serializer/deserializer, coupled to the communication medium, the serializer/deserializer configured to convert between
the first serial data stream and RF sampled data, wherein the serializer/deserializer is further configured to convert between
the second serial data stream and RF sampled data, wherein the serializer/deserializer is further configured to convert between
the third serial data stream and RF sampled data;

an RF module, coupled to the serializer/deserializer, the RF module configured to convert between the RF sampled data and
an RF signal; and

an antenna coupled to the RF module.

US Pat. No. 9,532,482

COMMUNICATIONS BLADED PANEL SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A blade comprising:
a base extending between first and second sides and between a front and a rear, the base carrying a plurality of couplers
at the front, the couplers having first ports facing frontward and second ports facing rearward;

a cable tie region extending rearwardly from the rear of the base, the cable tie region including a tie structure at which
a cable tie can be mounted;

a first latch arm disposed at the first side of the base, the first latch arm having a distal end that is flexible towards
and away from the base, the distal end defining a first latching member; and

a second latch arm disposed at the first side of the base, the second latch arm having a distal end that is flexible towards
and away from the base, the distal end defining a second latching member, the second latch arm being spaced rearwardly along
the first side of the base from the first latch arm.

US Pat. No. 9,519,119

SLIDABLE FIBER OPTIC CONNECTION MODULE WITH CABLE SLACK MANAGEMENT

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A telecommunications device comprising:
a fiber optic cassette configured to be mounted to a telecommunications fixture via a first snap-fit interlock structure,
the fiber optic cassette including:

a body defining an open front and an opposite rear wall and an enclosed interior, the body further defining a horizontal rear
extension that is located outside of the enclosed interior that projects rearward from the rear wall, the horizontal rear
extension defining at least one vertical wall;

a fiber optic signal entry location defined on the body for a fiber optic signal to enter the interior of the cassette via
a fiber optic cable, the fiber optic signal entry location defined by at least one LC format fiber optic adapter that is mounted
to the at least one vertical wall of the horizontal rear extension with a snap-fit interlock;

an adapter block defining a plurality of fiber optic adapters, the adapter block removably mounted to the cassette body via
a second snap-fit interlock structure to close the open front of the body, each adapter of the block including a front outer
end, a rear inner end, and internal structures which allow mating of fiber optic connectors that are mounted to the front
and rear ends, respectively;

optical fibers terminated with fiber optic connectors extending from the fiber optic signal entry location to the rear inner
ends of at least some of the fiber optic adapters of the snap-fit adapter block for relaying the fiber optic signal to fiber
optic connectors to be coupled to the front outer ends of the adapters;

wherein at least a portion of the first snap-fit interlock structure is defined by the adapter block.

US Pat. No. 9,356,436

CABLE TROUGH SYSTEM AND METHOD

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A Tee component for a telecommunications management system, the Tee component comprising:
a first cross component section including a base including a planar top surface, first and second edges of the base defining
mating arrangements, wherein the first edge extends at a right angle with respect to the second edge, third and fourth edges
of the base, and an upstanding side extending from the base, the upstanding side being positioned to extend between the third
and fourth edges;

a second cross component section including a base including a planar top surface, first and second edges of the base defining
mating arrangements, wherein the first edge extends at a right angle with respect to the second edge, third and fourth edges
of the base, and an upstanding side extending from the base, the upstanding side being positioned to extend between the third
and fourth edges, wherein at least one of the mating arrangements of the first and second edges of the first cross component
section is configured to mate with at least one of the mating arrangements of the first and second edges of the second cross
component section to form a first portion; and

a longitudinal component section including a base having a planar top surface, a first edge defining a mating arrangement,
and an upstanding side extending along a second edge that is opposite to the first edge;

wherein the first portion is coupled to the longitudinal component section by rotating the first portion relative to the mating
arrangement of the longitudinal component section to form the Tee component.

US Pat. No. 9,239,434

LOOSE TUBE CONNECTOR TERMINATION

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A method of reducing a risk of air entering an adhesive filled space in a fiber optic connector, comprising the steps of:
positioning a loose tube over a coated optical fiber such that a portion of the coated optical fiber is protruding from an
end of the loose tube;

applying a layer of sealant over the protruding coated optical fiber and the end of the loose tube after positioning the loose
tube over the coated optical fiber, the layer of sealant wicking into space between the loose tube and the coated optical
fiber; and

stripping the layer of sealant and a coating of the coated optical fiber from a pre-determined section of the protruding portion
of the coated optical fiber, the layer of sealant forming a plug adjacent the end of the loose tube such that fluid communication
is blocked between an inside of the loose tube and an outside of the loose tube.

US Pat. No. 9,106,315

REMOTE UNIT FOR COMMUNICATING WITH BASE STATIONS AND TERMINAL DEVICES

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A distributed antenna system comprising:
a master unit;
a first remote unit communicatively coupled to the master unit; and
a second remote unit communicatively coupled to the master unit;
wherein the first remote unit is configured for:
receiving analog downlink RF signals from a base station,
converting the analog downlink RF signals to digital downlink signals, and
providing the digital downlink signals to the master unit;
wherein the master unit is configured for transmitting the digital downlink signals received from the first remote unit to
the second remote unit, wherein the master unit is further configured for instructing the first remote unit to establish a
communication link with the base station in response to detecting a malfunction with respect to an additional communication
link between the master unit and an additional base station.

US Pat. No. 9,340,336

EXTRUDED SEAL CARRIER AND METHOD OF USE

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. An enclosure interface including a sealing apparatus, the enclosure interface comprising:
a first housing piece and a second housing piece that meet at an interface, at least one of the first and the second housing
pieces defining an enclosure sealing channel that extends along the interface; and the sealing apparatus positioned at least
partially within the enclosure sealing channel; the sealing apparatus comprising:

a carrier that is elongated along a carrier axis, the carrier including a first seal-access side and a second seal-access
side, the first and the second seal-access sides facing in different directions, the carrier has a height extending from the
first seal-access side in a direction toward the second seal-access side and a width perpendicular to the height, wherein
the height is larger than the width; and

sealant material carried by the carrier, the sealant material being accessible from the first seal-access side and the second
seal-access side of the carrier, the sealant material being elongated along the carrier axis, and the entirety of the sealant
material being recessed relative to the first and second seal-access sides of the carrier;

wherein when the first and the second housing pieces are mounted together so as to meet at the interface, the sealant material
forms a first interface seal at the first seal-access side with the first housing piece and the sealant material also forms
a second interface seal at the second seal-access side with the second housing piece.

US Pat. No. 9,394,442

HYBRID THERMOPLASTIC GELS AND THEIR METHODS OF MAKING

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method of making a hybrid thermoplastic gel comprising:
providing a styrenic block copolymer;
providing a Si-vinyl polymer;
providing heat; and
reacting the styrenic block copolymer and Si-vinyl polymer in the presence of the heat to form a hybrid thermoplastic gel.

US Pat. No. 9,354,402

FIBER OPTIC ADAPTER WITH INTEGRALLY MOLDED FERRULE ALIGNMENT STRUCTURE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method of manufacturing a fiber optic adapter for interconnecting two fiber optic connectors in coaxial alignment, each
connector including a generally cylindrical ferrule holding an end of an optical fiber, wherein the adapter includes a main
body with an axial cavity defined by a top side-wall, a bottom side-wall, a right side-wall, and a left side-wall, the axial
cavity extending between a first opening defined at a first end of the main body and a second opening defined at a second
end of the main body, the first end configured to receive a first fiber optic connector through the first opening, and the
second end configured to receive a second fiber optic connector through the second opening for mating with the first fiber
optic connector, wherein the adapter also includes a ferrule alignment structure including a sleeve mount for receiving a
ferrule-alignment sleeve, the sleeve mount defining a first end, a second end, and a center portion, wherein the first end
of the sleeve mount is positioned toward the first end of the main body and the second end of the sleeve mount is positioned
toward the second end of the main body, the sleeve mount defining an axial bore that defines a longitudinal axis extending
from the first end of the sleeve mount toward the second end of the sleeve mount, the axial bore configured to receive and
coaxially align the ferrules of the fiber connectors when the fiber connectors are inserted into the adapter, wherein the
sleeve mount includes a first portion extending from the center portion of the sleeve mount toward the first end of the sleeve
mount and a second portion extending from the center portion of the sleeve mount toward the second end of the sleeve mount,
each of the first and second portions defining an inwardly extending finger for capturing the ferrule-alignment sleeve within
the axial bore once the sleeve is received within the bore, the method comprising:
molding the main body of the fiber optic adapter and the sleeve mount as a unitary structure.

US Pat. No. 9,519,114

OPTICAL FIBER CONNECTOR FOR MULTI-FIBER CABLE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A multi-fiber cable assembly comprising:
a multi-fiber cable including a plurality of optical fibers, a strength member, and an outer jacket;
a plurality of multi-fiber optical ferrules that each receive optical signals carried by some of the plurality of optical
fibers;

a fiber take-up arrangement at which excess length of the optical fibers is stored, the fiber take-up arrangement being structured
to enable the optical fibers to be wrapped around the fiber take-up arrangement to manage the excess length;

an anchor section configured to secure the strength member of the multi-fiber cable, the anchor section also defining a fiber
passage through which the optical fibers extend towards the optical ferrules;

a connector housing arrangement including an outwardly extending flange;
a furcation cable extending between the fiber take-up arrangement and the connector housing arrangement, the furcation cable
being more flexible than the multi-fiber cable; and

a twist-to-lock fastener that mounts around the connector housing arrangement, the twist-to-lock fastener having engagement
structure that enables the twist-to-lock fastener to couple to a component, the twist-to-lock fastener also having an interior
abutment surface that aligns with the outwardly extending flange of the connector housing arrangement to secure the connector
housing to the component.

US Pat. No. 9,507,113

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ASSOCIATING LOCATION INFORMATION WITH A COMMUNICATION SUB-ASSEMBLY HOUSED WITHIN A COMMUNICATION ASSEMBLY

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A system comprising:
a management entity;
a communication assembly configured to receive a plurality of communication sub-assemblies in a plurality of positions, the
communication assembly comprising:

a controller; and
a switch communicatively coupled to the controller, the switch including a plurality of ports;
a plurality of cables, each cable being attached to a respective one of the ports of the switch and routed and attached to
the communication assembly so that each cable can be attached to a communication sub-assembly inserted into a predetermined
one of the positions in the communication assembly, wherein each port of the switch is associated with a particular location;

wherein the controller is configured to communicate port mapping information to the management entity; and
wherein the management entity is configured to use the port mapping information to associate location information with a communication
sub-assembly inserted into the communication assembly.

US Pat. No. 9,500,817

CONNECTORS AND ADAPTERS WITH AUTO-LATCHING FEATURES

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A plug connector comprising:
a plug body; and
a latching arrangement including a latch arm pivotally coupled to the plug body, the latch arm being pivotal between an engaging
position and a non-engaging position, the latching arrangement being positioned to hold the plug body within an adapter port
when in the engaging position, the latching arrangement allowing removal of the plug body from the adapter port when in the
non-engaging position, the latch arm being configured to be in the non-engaging position absent an external force.

US Pat. No. 9,472,928

COAXIAL CABLE AND CONNECTOR WITH TUNED CAPACITIVE COUPLING

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A coaxial connector junction, comprising:
(a) a first coaxial connector, comprising:
a first central conductor extension comprising a substantially cylindrical member;
a first outer conductor extension spaced apart from and circumferentially surrounding the first central conductor extension;
and

a first dielectric spacer interposed between the first central conductor extension and the first outer conductor extension;
(b) a second coaxial connector, comprising:
a second central conductor extension, the second central conductor extension including a substantially cylindrical cavity
therein;

a second outer conductor extension spaced apart from and circumferentially surrounding the second central conductor extension;
and

a second dielectric spacer interposed between the second central conductor extension and the second outer conductor extension;
wherein the first coaxial connector engages the second coaxial connector, the substantially cylindrical member of the first
central conductor extension being inserted into the cavity of the second central conductor extension, and the second outer
conductor extension being inserted into the first outer conductor extension such that a capacitive element is created between
the first and second outer conductor extensions by a gap between the first outer conductor extension and the second outer
conductor extension; and

wherein at least one of a length of the gap, an inner diameter of the second outer conductor extension, a thickness of the
capacitive element, and the dielectric constant of the capacitive element is selected such that the return loss of the connector
junction is maintained below a preselected level over a preselected frequency range.

US Pat. No. 9,448,576

PROGRAMMABLE POWER SUPPLIES FOR CELLULAR BASE STATIONS AND RELATED METHODS OF REDUCING POWER LOSS IN CELLULAR SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method of powering a tower-mounted cellular radio that is remote from an associated baseband unit, the method comprising:
outputting a direct current (“DC”) power signal from a power supply and supplying the DC power signal that is output from
the power supply to the radio over a power cable;

receiving user input as to a resistance or impedance of the power cable or information from which a resistance or impedance
of the power cable can be determined;

adjusting a voltage level of the DC power signal that is output from the power supply, based at least in part on the received
user input, so that the DC power signal at a radio end of the power cable that is remote from the power supply has a substantially
constant voltage notwithstanding variation in a current level of the DC power signal that is output from the power supply,

wherein the substantially constant voltage of the DC power signal at the radio end of the power cable exceeds a nominal power
signal voltage of the radio so as to reduce power loss in the power cable as compared to the power loss that occurs in the
power cable when the DC power signal at the radio end of the power cable is at the nominal power signal voltage.

US Pat. No. 9,417,401

ADAPTER FOR FIBER OPTIC MODULE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An adapter structure for use with a fiber optic module that is configured to be slidably inserted into a first type of
telecommunications chassis, the adapter structure comprising:
a body configured to be mounted to the fiber optic module, wherein the body of the adapter structure is configured for mounting
the fiber optic module to a second type of telecommunications chassis that is different than the first type of telecommunications
chassis, wherein the fiber optic module is not configured to be mounted to the second type of telecommunications chassis without
the use of the adapter structure, the adapter structure including at least one fiber optic connector protruding outwardly
from the body, the at least one fiber optic connector configured to be optically connected to fiber optic equipment of the
fiber optic module through a first fiber optic cable;

wherein the fiber optic module includes a first flexible latch for interlocking with the first type of telecommunications
chassis, wherein the adapter structure includes a second flexible latch for interlocking with the second type of telecommunications
chassis, the first flexible latch not configured to be used with the second type of telecommunications chassis once the body
is mounted to the fiber optic module.

US Pat. No. 9,383,524

FIBER CONNECTOR AND ADAPTER

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber optic connector and adapter assembly comprising:
a fiber optic connector having:
an outer connector housing having a longitudinal connector axis;
an optical fiber disposed within said connector housing and having a terminal end exposed through an opening in a leading
end of said connector housing;

a cover carried on said connector housing and pivotally connected thereto to pivot between a cover open and a cover closed
position, said cover in said cover closed position covering said opening, said cover in said cover open position exposing
said opening;

said connector housing including a longitudinal connector guide aligned with said longitudinal connector axis, said connector
housing including a retaining clip carried thereon;

said cover including a cam pin receiving slot;
an adapter having:
an adapter housing having a longitudinal adapter axis and having walls defining an interior and an open end sized to receive
said leading end with said longitudinal connector axis aligned with said longitudinal adapter axis;

a fiber coupling mechanism contained within said interior to couple with said optical fiber when said connector housing is
inserted into said adapter housing to a fully inserted position;

a longitudinal adapter guide disposed to cooperate with said longitudinal connector guide to direct said opening into axial
alignment with said fiber coupling mechanism as said connector housing is inserted into said adapter housing to said fully
inserted position;

a cam pin disposed within said interior to be received within said cam pin receiving slot and urge said cover from said cover
closed position to said cover open position as said connector housing is inserted into said adapter housing to said fully
inserted position, the cam pin is further disposed to urge said cover from said cover open position to said cover closed position
as said connector housing is removed from said adapter housing.

US Pat. No. 9,509,487

SYNCHRONOUS TRANSFER OF STREAMING DATA IN A DISTRIBUTED ANTENNA SYSTEM

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method of generating a jitter reduced clock signal from signal transmitted over a communication medium, the method comprising:
receiving, with high speed data interface circuitry, a modulated signal that includes a binary encoded data stream;
generating a recovered clock signal from the modulated signal that tracks the long-term drift in the modulated signal; and
generating a jitter reduced clock signal by filtering the recovered clock signal with a filtering circuit having a bandwidth
sufficient to remove jitter while allowing the jitter reduced clock signal to track the drift in the modulated signal.

US Pat. No. 9,456,385

CONFIGURING A DISTRIBUTED ANTENNA SYSTEM

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method comprising:
developing a configuration plan for communication transport links between a unit of a distributed antenna system and remote
antenna units of the distributed antenna system, wherein the configuration plan specifies a configuration of the communication
transport links for transporting digital representations of signals that are received by the unit from at least one base station,
wherein developing the configuring plan comprises:

determining characteristics comprising, for each respective signal of the received signals, a respective frequency occupancy
of the respective signal, a respective digital bandwidth of the respective signal, and a respective coverage zone to which
to provide the respective signal, wherein the respective frequency occupancy comprises a minimum frequency component and a
maximum frequency component of the respective signal, wherein the respective digital bandwidth comprises a bandwidth for communicating
the respective signal via a respective communication transport link,

determining, for each of the communication transport links, a respective available bandwidth,
generating digital data streams representing respective groups of the received signals to be provided to at least one coverage
zone,

sorting the digital data streams by bandwidth of the digital data streams from largest to smallest,
assigning a digital data stream having the largest bandwidth to a first communication transport link coupled to the at least
one coverage zone,

selecting an unassigned digital data stream having a next largest bandwidth,
analyzing a remaining available bandwidth of the first communication transport link and a number of digital data streams assigned
to the first communication transport link,

determining, based on analyzing the remaining available bandwidth, that the digital data stream having the next largest bandwidth
is to be provided on a second communication transport link coupled to the at least one coverage zone, and

assigning the digital data stream having the next largest bandwidth to the second communication transport link; and
outputting the configuration plan.

US Pat. No. 9,325,065

SHARED ANTENNA ARRAYS WITH MULTIPLE INDEPENDENT TILT

CommScope Technologies LL...

10. An antenna, comprising:
a. a feed network, having:
1. a first RF input for a first sub-band coupled to a first sub-band tilt control;
2. a second RF input for a second sub-band coupled to a second sub-band tilt control, the second sub-band tilt control being
controllable independently with respect to the first sub-band tilt control;

3. a combiner network having a first branchline hybrid coupled to the first sub-band tilt control and a second branchline
hybrid coupled to the second sub-band tilt control, the combiner network including a first diplexer coupled to first outputs
of the first and second branchline hybrids and a second diplexer coupled to second outputs of the first and second branchline
hybrids, the combiner network also having at least one output comprising a combination of the first sub-band signal and the
second sub-band signal; and

4. a beamforming network, the beamforming network coupled to at least one output of the first and second diplexers of the
combiner network and having a plurality of RF outputs; and

b. an array of radiating elements, the radiating elements being coupled to the RF outputs.

US Pat. No. 9,130,609

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TRANSPORTING DIGITAL RF SIGNALS

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A distributed antenna system comprising:
a master unit comprising:
an analog-to-digital converter configured for using a sample rate to convert a-downlink RF signals of a plurality of bands
to digital downlink signals; and

a re-sampling device configured for outputting re-sampled digital downlink signals by re-sampling the digital downlink signals
at customized resample rates that are different than the sample rate and that are based on at least one factor such that a
number of octets consumed in a payload by the plurality of bands is reduced as compared to the plurality of bands at the sample
rate, the at least one factor including a bandwidth associated with the downlink RF signals,

wherein the master unit is configured for providing the re-sampled digital downlink signals to a communication medium that
is a cable; and

a remote unit positionable remotely from the master unit, the remote unit being configured to receive the re-sampled digital
downlink signals with the number of octets consumed by the plurality of bands reduced as compared to the plurality of bands
at the sample rate from the communication medium, the remote unit comprising:

a second re-sampling device configured for re-sampling the re-sampled digital downlink signals at resample rates that are
reciprocal to the customized resample rates to output the digital downlink signals; and

a digital-to-analog converter configured for converting the digital downlink signals to the downlink RF signals of the plurality
of bands.

US Pat. No. 9,083,083

RADOME ATTACHMENT BAND CLAMP

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A band clamp for coupling a radome to a distal end of a reflector dish, comprising:
a band with an inward projecting proximal lip and an inward projecting distal lip;
the distal lip dimensioned with an inner diameter less than or equal to a reflector aperture of the reflector dish;
the proximal lip provided dimensioned to engage an outer surface of the reflector dish in an interference fit; and
a protruding portion extending from an outer diameter of the band clamp;
the proximal lip, the distal lip and the protruding portion provided as a unitary contiguous portion.

US Pat. No. 9,048,527

COAXIAL CONNECTOR WITH CAPACITIVELY COUPLED CONNECTOR INTERFACE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A connector with a capacitively coupled connector interface for interconnection with a receiving portion provided with
an inner sidewall, comprising:
a connector body provided with an outer conductor coupling surface at an interface end;
the outer conductor coupling surface covered by an outer conductor dielectric spacer;
the outer conductor coupling surface dimensioned to seat spaced apart from the inner sidewall by the outer conductor dielectric
spacer, when the connector body and the receiving portion are in an interlocked position; and

a releasable retainer dimensioned to secure the connector body and the receiving portion in the interlocked position; the
releasable retainer electrically isolated from the connector body by a retainer dielectric spacer.

US Pat. No. 9,532,481

COMMUNICATIONS BLADED PANEL SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A blade comprising
a base having a front and a rear;
a circuit board arrangement carried by the base, the circuit board arrangement including a first circuit board mounted at
the front of the base and a second circuit board mounted at the rear of the base, the second circuit board being movable relative
to the first circuit board and relative to the base, the first circuit board being stationary relative to the base when mounted
at the front of the base;

a processor electrically coupled to the first circuit board of the circuit board arrangement, the processor being positioned
at the front of the base;

a plurality of front couplers positioned at the front of the base, each of the front couplers including at least one media
reading interface that is accessible by the processor via the first circuit board of the circuit board arrangement, the at
least one media reading interface contacting pads on the first circuit board, the front couplers defining a plurality of front
ports, the front ports being configured to receive media segments carrying data signals, wherein the processor manages information
received from the media reading interfaces and wherein the processor and the first circuit board are isolated from the data
signals carried by the media segments.

US Pat. No. 9,453,971

MANAGED FIBER CONNECTIVITY SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber optic connector configured to be received at an optical adapter, the fiber optic connector comprising:
a body configured to surround an optical fiber that extends longitudinally through the body, the body having a cavity accessible
through a slot defined in the body, the body including shelves that at least partially define the cavity; and

an RFID tag sealed within the cavity defined in the body, the RFID tag including a transmission member for communicating information
from memory to a data management system;

wherein the slot is sized to receive the RFID tag edge-wise, and the RFID tag is seated on the shelves in the cavity.

US Pat. No. 9,435,975

MODULAR HIGH DENSITY TELECOMMUNICATIONS FRAME AND CHASSIS SYSTEM

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber optic telecommunications device comprising:
a frame defining a right vertical support and a left vertical support;
a chassis mounted to the right and left vertical supports, wherein the chassis is configured to pivot about a pivot axis that
is defined by one of the right and left vertical supports;

a plurality of modules mounted on the chassis, each of the modules slidable on the chassis along a direction extending between
the right and left vertical supports, wherein the chassis is configured to pivot about a plane parallel to the sliding direction
of the modules, each module defining fiber optic connection locations in the form of fiber optic adapters, wherein the fiber
optic adapters are located on cassettes removably mounted to the modules, wherein each module defines a housing portion for
receiving the removably mounted cassette and a cable management portion extending from the housing portion for guiding cables
extending to and from the fiber optic adapters of the cassette, the housing portion configured to receive the removably mounted
cassette including at least one slide hole for receiving a slide structure of the chassis for allowing the module to slide
on the chassis.

US Pat. No. 9,414,399

RADIO ACCESS NETWORKS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A communication system for a site comprising:
remote units to exchange RF signals with mobile devices, RF signals comprising information destined for, or originating from,
mobile devices; and

a controller connected to an external network, the controller comprising a scheduler to assign airlink resources to the mobile
devices, the airlink resources being for transmission or reception of at least some of the information passing between the
remote units and the mobile devices;

wherein the controller is separated from the remote units by an intermediate network, the intermediate network comprising
a switched Ethernet network over which data corresponding to the information is passed between the controller and the remote
units, the switched Ethernet network comprising switches and a network in between the switches for passage of the data; and

wherein the controller is configured to obtain information about data capacity demands in different areas of the site, and
to configure one or more communication cells in the different areas of the site based on the information about data capacity
demands in order to accommodate the data capacity demands, wherein the one or more communication cells are configured by changing
assignments of a number of the remote units to the one or more communication cells.

US Pat. No. 9,413,439

DISTRIBUTED ANTENNA SYSTEM FOR MIMO COMMUNICATIONS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method for determining placement of a plurality of antennas of a distributed antenna system for handling MIMO signals
in an environment comprising:
at a first location, simulating the communication of a first MIMO signal by a first remote unit over an air interface in the
environment;

at a second location, simulating the communication of a second MIMO signal by a second remote unit over an air interface in
the environment;

the first and second locations arranged within the environment to provide overlapping signal coverage of both the first MIMO
signal and the second MIMO signal at a third location in the environment; and

with a device having at least one processor, receiving the MIMO signals and analyzing at least an imbalance of received power
between the first and second MIMO signals within the environment at a third location in order to determine whether a desired
capacity for MIMO communications with the system has been achieved at the third location.

US Pat. No. 9,386,546

UPLINK NOISE MINIMIZATION

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method of controlling uplink signal power in a distributed antenna system having a master unit and a plurality of remote
units and coupled with a base station, the method comprising:
monitoring a noise condition of an uplink signal path in the distributed antenna system including determining the noise contribution
from the distributed antenna system that is presented to the base station;

determining the receive noise floor of the base station;
evaluating the determined noise contribution and receive noise floor and, based on the evaluation, adjusting an uplink gain
that is applied to uplink signals from the distributed antenna system to a base station.

US Pat. No. 9,348,105

SPLICE CHIPS FOR OPTICAL FIBER SPLICE CASSETTES

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A splice chip comprising:
a base having a first side, an opposite second side, and guide edges along part of a perimeter of the base;
a plurality of separation members extending upwardly from the base to define a plurality of rows, each row including two separation
members;

a plurality of latching fingers extending upwardly from the base to further define the rows, at least one of the rows including
at least a first latching finger, a second latching finger, and a third latching finger, the third latching finger being shorter
than the first and second latching fingers, and the second latching finger being shorter than the first latching finger, the
first, second, and third latching fingers of the at least one row being disposed between the respective two separation members.

US Pat. No. 9,504,039

UNIVERSAL REMOTE RADIO HEAD

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A distributed base station radio system comprising:
a first channelized to broadband conversion unit configured to receive first downlink digital channelized data specific to
a first channel for a first radio frequency band from a first channelized radio frequency source;

wherein the first channelized to broadband conversion unit is further configured to convert the first downlink digital channelized
data into a first downlink digital broadband signal representing a portion of radio frequency spectrum having a plurality
of channels in non-overlapping locations that represent the location of each of the plurality of channels within the portion
of radio frequency spectrum;

a first universal remote radio head communicatively coupled to the first channelized to broadband conversion unit;
wherein the first channelized to broadband conversion unit is further configured to communicate the first downlink digital
broadband signal to the first universal remote radio head;

wherein the first universal remote radio head is configured to receive the first downlink digital broadband signal;
wherein the first universal remote radio head is further configured to convert the first downlink digital broadband signal
into first downlink analog radio frequency signals in the first radio frequency band;

wherein the first universal remote radio head is further configured to transmit the first downlink analog radio frequency
signals in the first radio frequency band to a first subscriber unit.

US Pat. No. 9,472,322

ELECTRICAL CABLE WITH OPTICAL FIBER

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An electrical cable comprising:
an outer cable jacket extending a length and having an internal passageway that extends along the length of the outer cable
jacket;

an inner cable jacket extending within the internal passageway of the outer jacket;
twisted pairs of insulated electrical conductors extending within the internal passageway along the length of the cable jacket,
each twisted pair comprising two insulated electrical conductors twisted together in a helical manner, the inner cable jacket
surrounding the twisted pairs; and

at least two optical fibers extending within the internal passageway along the length of the cable jacket, wherein the optical
fibers are independently held within the internal passageway of the cable jacket relative to each other, the inner cable jacket
surrounding a first of the optical fibers, a second of the optical fibers extending between the inner and outer jackets.

US Pat. No. 9,443,683

RF THERMAL FUSE

CommScope Technologies LL...

22. An RF thermal fuse comprising:
a body positionable on a transmission line between an RF signal source and an RE device;
a conductive bolt positioned in the body that reflects a portion of a signal power of an RF signal from the RF signal source
when the conductive bolt is in contact with a live conductor of the transmission line; and

a driving mechanism that causes the conductive bolt to contact the live conductor in response to a temperature at a measurement
point colocated with the transmission line exceeding a threshold temperature.

US Pat. No. 9,435,976

ADAPTER PANEL WITH LATERAL SLIDING ADAPTER ARRAYS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A chassis arrangement comprising:
a) a chassis housing defining an interior accessible through an open front of the chassis housing;
b) a first sliding member coupled to the chassis housing, the first sliding member being configured to slide relative to the
chassis housing so that at least a portion of the first sliding member passes through the open front of the chassis housing;

c) a second sliding member configured to be coupled to the first sliding member, the second sliding member having a row of
fiber optic adapters, and the second sliding member being configured to slide relative to the first sliding member along a
forward-rearward axis; and

d) a front cover configured to pivot between a first cover position and a second cover position, the front cover extending
across the row of adapters when the front cover is in the first cover position.

US Pat. No. 9,383,536

SPACER BOX EXTENSION KIT AND INTERBAY CABLE MANAGEMENT PANEL

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An adjustable length extension assembly kit for connection to a spacer assembly of an interbay telecommunication cable
management system, the adjustable length extension assembly kit comprising:
a) a front extension assembly including:
i. an upper part having a plurality of segments separated by cut-lines; and
ii. a lower part having a plurality of segments separated by cut-lines, the lower part being configured for direct attachment
to a first end of the spacer assembly by fasteners and being configured for direct attachment to the upper part such that
the cut-lines of the upper part are aligned with the cut-lines of the lower part.

US Pat. No. 9,368,917

TELECOMMUNICATIONS CABLING SYSTEM, AND ELECTRICAL CONNECTION MODULE AND SHIELDING INTERFACE THEREFOR

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A telecommunications cabling system, including:
(a) an earthed support; and
(b) at least one connection module mounted to the earthed support, including:
(i) a housing for a plurality of electrical contact members, the housing having a plurality of recesses to receive wires of
at least one shielded cable and having at least one groove;

(ii) at least one opening to receive an end of an electrical connector to place electrical contacts at the end of the electrical
connector in direct or indirect electrical communication with at least some of the wires; and

(iii) a shielding interface for the connection module that is simultaneously contactable with shielding of the shielded cable,
a corresponding shielding interface of the electrical connector, and the earthed support, the shielding interface for the
connection module including at least one electrically conductive finger to seat within the at least one groove, the at least
one electrically conductive finger contactable with the shielding interface of the electrical connector.

US Pat. No. 9,291,788

SPLICE CASSETTES AND CHIPS

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A splice cassette comprising:
(a) a base including an outer channel and an inner storage region separated by a spool wall; and
(b) a cover that is configured to mount to the base to enclose the inner storage region, the cover including guide spools
and a chip receiving arrangement disposed on an inwardly-facing surface that faces the base when the cover mounts to the base,
the chip receiving arrangement including structure configured to hold a splice chip, the cover including guides to route optical
fibers from the base to the chip receiving arrangement of the cover.

US Pat. No. 9,739,969

AGGREGATION ENCLOSURE FOR ELEVATED, OUTDOOR LOCATIONS

CommScope Connectivity Be...

1. A termination assembly comprising:
a housing that is elongated between a top and a bottom, the housing also having a rear wall that extends between the top and
the bottom, the rear wall being configured to mount the housing to a mounting location, the housing defining a sealed interior;

a cable input port disposed at the bottom of the housing;
an optical line that extends into the housing through the input port;
an electrical line that extends into the housing through the input port; and
a plurality of termination ports coupled to the housing in rows, each row of termination ports being coupled to a respective
angled surface that is angled relative to the rear wall, each termination port including sealing structures that protect the
sealed interior from an environment external of the housing, each termination port including a ruggedized connection interface
so that hybrid output cables received at the ruggedized connection interfaces are optically coupled to the optical line and
to the electrical line.

US Pat. No. 9,472,956

REMOTE RADIO HEADS HAVING WIRELESS JUMPER CONNECTIONS AND RELATED EQUIPMENT, SYSTEMS AND METHODS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method of operating a cellular radio that is remote from an associated baseband unit, the method comprising:
transmitting a first power supply signal from a power supply to a wireless power unit at least in part over a power cable;
wirelessly transmitting a second power supply signal from the wireless power unit to the cellular radio to power the cellular
radio;

transmitting data from the associated baseband unit to a wireless transceiver at least in part over a data cable;
wirelessly transmitting the data from the wireless transceiver to the cellular radio; and
transmitting the data through an antenna that is coupled to the cellular radio.

US Pat. No. 9,450,351

STANDARD ANTENNA INTERFACE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A mount assembly comprising:
a bracket assembly attachable to a tower-mounted equipment; and
at least one jumper cable having at least one ohmic connector for connecting to the tower-mounted equipment and at least one
capacitive connector;

where the at least one capacitive connector comprises an RF interconnection module mounted on the bracket assembly.

US Pat. No. 9,448,370

CONNECTOR AND CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A connector for coupling with an adapter, comprising:
at least one connector body each having a first end capable of being inserted into the adapter;
at least one locking mechanism each comprising:
a slanting arm extending slantingly and upwardly from the respective connector body;
at least one locking protrusion configured to extend from sides of the slanting arm to lock the connector body into locking
grooves of the adapter;

a driving arm having a first end connected to the slanting arm; and
a boot movably engaged with the connector body,
wherein a second end of the driving arm is connected to the boot and is movable together with the boot to drive the slanting
arm connected with the first end of the driving arm to approach a horizontal direction,

when an angle between the slanting arm and the horizontal direction becomes smaller than a predetermined angle, the locking
protrusion starts to be separated from the locking groove of the adapter, so that an interlock between the connector body
and the adapter is unlocked; and further comprising:

an automatic restoration mechanism configured to restore the boot to an initial position, approaching the connector body,
after an external force exerted on the boot for moving it relative to the connector body disappears; and

an engagement device movably inserted into the boot, wherein a second end of the connector body opposite to the first end
is inserted into the engagement device, and wherein the automatic restoration mechanism is mounted on the engagement device
and generates elastic deform with a movement of the boot relative to the engagement device.

US Pat. No. 9,435,974

ADAPTER PANEL WITH LATERAL SLIDING ADAPTER ARRAYS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A chassis arrangement comprising:
a) a chassis housing defining an interior accessible through an open front of the chassis housing;
b) a first sliding member coupled to the chassis housing, the first sliding member extending between a front and a rear, the
first sliding member being configured to slide relative to the chassis housing so that at least a portion of the first sliding
member passes through the open front of the chassis housing, the first sliding member including a first member of a rail and
guide arrangement that is carried with the first sliding member;

c) a second sliding member coupled to the first sliding member, the second sliding member having a plurality of front fiber
optic ports and the second sliding member being configured to slide relative to the first sliding member along an axis extending
between the front and rear of the first sliding member, the second sliding member including a second member of a rail and
guide arrangement that is carried with the second sliding member, wherein the first and second members of the rail and guide
arrangement cooperate to enable sliding of the second sliding member relative to the first sliding member.

US Pat. No. 9,374,677

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR LOCATION OF MOBILE DEVICES IN CONFINED ENVIRONMENTS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A distributed antenna system comprising:
a master unit configured for interfacing with at least one signal source;
a plurality of remote units coupled with the master unit and configured for interfacing with a user device, a remote unit
including:

filtering circuitry for decomposing uplink signals from the user device into a plurality of narrowband signals;
processing circuitry for evaluating the plurality of uplink narrowband signals and providing data for a power profile that
is associated with the uplink signals of a specific user device;

location measurement circuitry coupled with the remote units and configured to receive data for a plurality of different power
profiles from a plurality of different remote units wherein the plurality of power profiles are associated with the same specific
user device, the location measurement unit configured for processing the power profile data from the different remote units
to determine the location of the specific user device in an area of the distributed antenna system.

US Pat. No. 9,235,010

ROBUST OPTICAL CRIMP CONNECTOR

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An optical connector, comprising: a cable gland dimensioned for coupling with a body; a crimp seat with a shoulder; the
shoulder dimensioned larger than a bore of the cable gland; a duplex shell seated within a bore of the body, the duplex shell
dimensioned to retain a pair of optical connectors; the duplex shell provided with a crimp support; the crimp seat and the
crimp support dimensioned to receive a crimp ferrule and a connect crimp ferrule, respectively, thereover; further including
a strain relief coupled to a cable end of the cable gland; a spring finger array of the cable gland projecting from a cable
end of the cable gland and a seal; the strain relief provided with a bore with a ramp surface, the ramp surface dimensioned
to drive the spring finger array radial inward compressing the seal against an outer diameter of the armored optical cable.

US Pat. No. 9,709,766

CABLE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM INCLUDING SPLITTER/FILTER TRAY

CommScope Connectivity Be...

1. A tray comprising:
a tray base;
a tray cover mounted to the tray base;
a snap arrangement for connecting the tray base to the tray cover;
a hinge area for hinging the tray to an organizer;
wherein the tray base and the tray cover each define an opening therethrough for a splitter or filter;
wherein the tray base includes cable management devices for one or more input fibers or cables of the splitter or filter and
one or more output fibers or cables of the splitter or filter;

wherein the tray cover includes cable management devices for managing the one or more input fibers or cables to the tray base
and splices.

US Pat. No. 9,500,813

FIBER OPTIC CONNECTOR

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber optic connector comprising:
a connector housing defining a distal end and a proximal end; and
a fiber passage extending between the distal end and the proximal end of the connector housing, wherein the fiber passage
of the fiber optic connector has a fiber take-up region that is configured to take-up an excess length of optical fiber within
the fiber passage, the fiber take-up region having an intermediate section positioned between a distal section and a proximal
section, the intermediate section defining an intermediate transverse cross-sectional area, the distal section defining a
distal transverse cross-sectional area, and the proximal section defining a proximal transverse cross-sectional area, the
distal transverse cross-sectional area and the proximal transverse cross-sectional area each being smaller than the intermediate
transverse cross-sectional area, wherein the fiber passage further defines a first transition portion between the distal section
and the intermediate section and a second transition portion between the proximal section and the intermediate section, each
of the first and second transition portions defining a gradual increase in transverse cross-sectional area as the distal and
proximal sections transition to the intermediate section so as to form funnel shaped passages at the first and second transition
portions, the distal transverse cross-sectional area being defined at a location that is proximally offset from the distal
end of the connector housing.

US Pat. No. 9,465,180

STRAIN RELIEF CLAMP

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A strain relief clamp system, comprising:
a base;
a first alignment tab extending from the base;
a second alignment tab extending from the base;
a plurality of plates arranged in a stack on the base;
each plate having a fastener opening extending generally through the center of the plate;
each plate having a first alignment opening and a second alignment opening therethrough, the first and second alignment openings
being situated on either side of the fastener opening:

the first alignment tab extending through the first alignment openings;
the second alignment tab extending through the second alignment openings;
a fastener connected to the base and extending through the fastener openings, the fastener being situated to selectively draw
the plates against the base so as to clamp a fiber optic cable strength member received between adjacent plates.

US Pat. No. 9,461,409

ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR WITH TERMINAL ARRAY

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An electrical connector comprising:
a housing having a wire end and a mating end, the housing having a bottom extending between the wire end and the mating end
and sidewalls extending from the wire end, the housing having slots extending between the wire end and the mating end;

a terminal array extending between the wire end and the mating end of the housing, the terminal array having second terminals
and first terminals that extend in the same direction upwardly from the housing bottom, the second terminals and the first
terminals having a wire end and a mating end and a conductor extending between the wire end and mating end, the mating ends
of the second terminals aligned with the mating ends of the first terminals;

a wire contact positioned at the wire end of each of the second terminals and the first terminals, the wire contact of each
first terminal positioned a distance from the bottom of the housing, the wire contact of each second terminal positioned a
distance from the bottom of the housing that is different than the distance of the wire contacts of the first terminals, the
wire contacts of each of the first terminals extending at a first angle with respect to the wire end of the housing, the wire
contacts of each of the second terminals extending at a second angle with respect to the wire end of the housing such that
the wire contacts of the first terminals are non-parallel to the wire contacts of the second terminals; and

mating contacts positioned at the mating end of the second terminals and the first terminals, each of the mating contacts
received in a corresponding one of the slots, the mating contacts of the second terminals aligned and alternating with the
mating contacts of the first terminals.

US Pat. No. 9,448,378

ADAPTER PANEL WITH LATERAL SLIDING ADAPTER ARRAYS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A chassis arrangement comprising:
a) a chassis housing defining an interior accessible through an open front of the chassis housing;
b) a first sliding member coupled to the chassis housing, the first sliding member extending between a front and a rear, the
first sliding member being configured to slide relative to the chassis housing so that at least a portion of the first sliding
member passes through the open front of the chassis housing;

c) a row of front ports supported by the first sliding member and configured to slide relative to the first sliding member
along an axis extending between the front and rear of the first sliding member, each front port defining a fiber optic connection
location; and

d) a front cover configured to pivot between an open position and a closed position, the front cover extending across the
row of front ports when the cover is in the closed position.

US Pat. No. 9,442,267

CABLE MANAGEMENT PANEL WITH SLIDING DRAWER AND METHODS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An optical fiber cable management panel comprising:
(a) a drawer assembly including a chassis and a drawer;
(i) said drawer assembly being slidably mounted within said chassis; and
(ii) said drawer assembly defining a storage interior and a first cable access entry to permit optical fiber cables to enter
into said storage interior;

(b) a cable radius limiter slidably mounted relative to said drawer assembly, the cable radius limiter defining a curved cable
trough; and

(c) a control mechanism secured to said drawer assembly to synchronize slidable movement of said cable radius limiter relative
to slidable movement of said drawer within said chassis;

(i) said control mechanism including a rotating member oriented to rotate between said drawer and said chassis; and
(ii) said rotating member having an axis of rotation that is normal to the slidable movement of said cable radius limiter.

US Pat. No. 9,429,728

OPTICAL FIBER DISTRIBUTION FRAME WITH OUTSIDE PLANT ENCLOSURE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A telecommunications apparatus comprising:
a frame defining a first area and a separate second area;
a plurality of modules that mount at the first area of the frame, each of the modules including a module housing containing
at least one splitter, each of the modules including a plurality of fiber optic adapters positioned at fronts of the module
housings, the fiber optic adapters each including inner and outer aligned openings for receiving fiber optic connectors, the
inner openings being accessible from inside the module housings and the outer openings being accessible from outside the module
housings, the modules also including first optical fibers that extend from the splitters and having first connectorized ends
positioned within the inner openings of the fiber optic adapters;

a panel positioned at the second area of the frame, the panel being pivotally connected relative to the frame by a hinge,
the panel having a major surface; and

second optical fibers having second connectorized ends carried with the major surface of the panel, the second connectorized
ends being defined by longitudinal axes that are generally perpendicular to the major surface of the panel.

US Pat. No. 9,813,156

HYBRID FIBER/CU DISTRIBUTION POINT WITH EXTERNAL ONU-TO-DSL CONVERSION UNIT

CommScope Connectivity UK...

1. A hybrid service terminal for use in a passive fiber optic network, the hybrid service terminal comprising:
a plurality of optical fiber connectors, each coupled to a respective optical fiber for receiving downstream optical frames
from an Optical Line Terminal (OLT);

a plurality of hybrid fiber/copper connectors, each of the hybrid fiber/copper connectors coupled to a respective one of the
plurality of optical fiber connectors; and

a plurality of electrical connectors configured to receive electrical signals from a multi-line converter module over a respective
one of a plurality of electrical conductors;

wherein one of the plurality of hybrid fiber/copper connectors is configured to provide the downstream optical frames to the
multi-line converter module for conversion to the electrical signals;

wherein each of the plurality of electrical connectors is coupled to a respective one of the plurality of hybrid fiber/copper
connectors for providing the electrical signals over a respective metallic drop cable coupled to a respective network terminal
at a corresponding customer premise.

US Pat. No. 9,544,058

PLUGGABLE ACTIVE OPTICAL MODULE WITH MANAGED CONNECTIVITY SUPPORT AND SIMULATED MEMORY TABLE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A pluggable active optical module comprising:
an electrical connector at a first end for communicating electrical signals;
one or more optical adapters at a second end for communicating optical signals to/from one or more optical fibers;
a storage device interface at the second end, wherein the storage device interface is configured to contact a corresponding
storage device interface on the one or more optical fibers;

a transmitter optical assembly (TOSA) for converting electrical signals from the electrical connector into optical signals
for transmission over the one or more optical fibers;

a receiver optical assembly (ROSA) for converting optical signals from the one or more optical fibers to electrical signals
for sending from the electrical connector;

a controller for controlling the TOSA and ROSA;
a programmable processor coupled to the storage device interface and one or more first contacts of the electrical connector,
wherein the programmable processor is configured to access a storage device in the one or more optical fibers through the
storage device interface and provide physical layer management (PLM) information obtained therefrom to a host device connected
to the electrical connector; and

a switch coupled between a second contact of the electrical connector and ground, the switch coupled to the programmable processor
such that that programmable processor can control the switch to selectively connect the second contact of the electrical connector
to ground.

US Pat. No. 9,438,342

METHODS, SYSTEMS, AND DEVICES FOR INTEGRATING WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY INTO A FIBER OPTIC NETWORK

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A system for feeding power and signals to a wireless transceiver, the system comprising:
a furcation member;
a trunk cable extending to the furcation member, the trunk cable being configured to carry power and optical signals;
a plurality of branch cables extending away from the furcation member, the plurality of branch cables including a first branch
cable and a second branch cable, the first branch cable being optically coupled to the trunk cable at the furcation member,
the first branch cable being terminated at a ruggedized optical connector, the second branch cable being electrically coupled
to the trunk cable at the furcation member, the second branch cable being configured to carry power to the wireless transceiver;
and

a wireless transceiver to which the power and signals are fed, the wireless transceiver receiving the power from the second
branch cable, wherein the wireless transceiver is disposed within an outer housing, wherein the outer housing includes a ruggedized
optical adapter defining an external port accessible from an exterior of the outer housing, the ruggedized optical adapter
also defining an internal port coupled to the wireless transceiver.

US Pat. No. 9,417,403

FIBER OPTIC CONNECTOR WITH FIELD INSTALLABLE OUTER CONNECTOR HOUSING AND KEYED FERRULE HUB

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A connectorized optical fiber cable comprising:
an optical fiber having a first end defining a polished end face;
a ferrule arrangement holding the first end of the optical fiber so that the polished end face is accessible from an exterior
of the ferrule arrangement, the ferrule arrangement having a keyed portion; and

a connector housing arrangement extending from a front to a rear, the connector housing arrangement carrying the ferrule arrangement
so that the ferrule arrangement is axially movable relative to the connector housing arrangement, the connector housing arrangement
having an interior defining a pocket such that the keyed portion of the ferrule arrangement fits in the pocket in only one
rotational orientation, the polished end face of the optical fiber being accessible at the first end of the connector housing,
the optical fiber extending outwardly from the second end of the connector housing.

US Pat. No. 9,395,509

FIBER CABLE FAN-OUT ASSEMBLY AND METHOD

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A multi-fiber cable assembly comprising:
a multi-fiber cable including:
a block of optical fiber ribbons, the block having an external profile;
a strength is surrounding the optical fiber ribbons;
a jacket surrounding the strength layer; and
a fanout arrangement disposed at a first end of the multi-fiber cable, the fanout arrangement including:
an outer shell extending from a first end to a second end, the outer shell including a first interior mounting location spaced
axially from a second interior mounting location;

an orientation plug defining a longitudinal through-passage through which the block of optical fiber ribbons extends, the
through-passage having an internal profile that inhibits rotation of the block of optical fiber ribbons, the orientation plug
including a keying arrangement that axially and rotationally fixes the orientation plug to the outer shell at the first interior
mounting location;

a furcation tube assembly axially and rotationally fixed to the outer shell at the second interior mounting location, the
furcation tube assembly including a plurality of furcation tube arrangements mounted to an organizer.

US Pat. No. 9,380,874

CABLE INCLUDING A SECURE PHYSICAL LAYER MANAGEMENT (PLM) WHEREBY AN AGGREGATION POINT CAN BE ASSOCIATED WITH A PLURALITY OF INPUTS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A communication media comprising:
a cable including:
one or more communication paths extending from a first end to a second end;
a first connector assembly terminating the first end of the one or more communication paths, the first connector assembly
including a physical layer management (PLM) interface that is isolated from signals on the one or more communication paths,
the first connector assembly including a programmable processor coupled to a storage device, the programmable processor coupled
to the PLM interface, wherein the programmable processor is configured to perform secure communications with another device
coupled to the PLM interface to communicate physical layer information regarding the communication media to the other device;
and

a second connector assembly terminating the second end of the one or more communication paths;
whereby an aggregation point can associate a first port on the other device to which the first connector assembly is inserted
with the first connector assembly or the communication media using the physical layer information.

US Pat. No. 9,348,097

ARCHITECTURE FOR A FIBER OPTIC NETWORK

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. An outside plant cable device comprising:
a cable arrangement having a first end and a second end, the cable arrangement including a jacket surrounding a plurality
of optical fibers;

at least one hardened multi-fiber connector mounted at the first end of the cable arrangement to terminate at least some of
the optical fibers of the cable arrangement;

a plurality of hardened multi-fiber connectors mounted at the second end of the cable arrangement, each of the hardened multi-fiber
connectors terminating at least some of the optical fibers of the cable arrangement, wherein the second end of the cable arrangement
includes more hardened multi-fiber connectors than the first end, wherein a first of the plurality of hardened multi-fiber
connectors terminates fewer optical fibers than the at least one hardened multi-fiber connector mounted at the first end of
the cable arrangement.

US Pat. No. 9,343,839

WALL-MOUNT BOX WITH ISOLATED INTERIOR REGIONS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A wall box comprising: a body having a front and a rear, the body defining a first interior region and a second interior
region that each border the front and the rear of the body, the second interior region is isolated from the first interior
region by at least one barrier wall;
a power connector interface disposed in the first interior region, the power connector interface having a first port that
is accessible through the front of the body, the first port being configured to receive a plug of a power cable to provide
local power to the power cable; and

an internal connector interface arrangement disposed on the body, the internal connector interface arrangement being unaccessible
through the front of the body, the internal connector interface arrangement being coupled to the power connector interface
and defining a port accessible from the second interior region of the body, wherein local power from the power connector interface
is provided to the port of the internal connector interface arrangement.

US Pat. No. 9,572,278

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MOUNTING RACK COMPONENTS ON RACKS

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A system for mounting a rack component to a rack comprising:
a rack component including a chassis defining an interior, the rack component including first and second opposing lateral
side panels;

first and second mounting brackets each comprising a mounting flange bearing a mounting feature for mounting the first and
second mounting brackets to the rack, the first and second mounting brackets each including an arm extending from the mounting
flange, the arm having a proximal end adjacent the mounting flange and a distal end;

first and second sleeves each being positioned parallel to each other along internal sides of the first and second opposing
lateral side panels of the rack component, the first and second sleeves being sized and shaped to slidingly receive therein
the arms of the first and second mounting brackets, respectively, the first and second sleeves each extending longitudinally
in a direction of depth of the rack component;

wherein, when the mounting flanges of the first and second mounting brackets are mounted to the rack, the arms of the first
and second brackets are received into respective first and second sleeves of the rack component, the arms extending in a direction
of depth of the rack; and

wherein at least one of the rack component and each of the arms of the first and second mounting brackets defines a biased
member for locking the arms of the first and second brackets in the first and second sleeves, respectively.

US Pat. No. 9,429,714

FIBER OPTIC ADAPTER BLOCK

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A fiber optic adapter assembly comprising:
a first plurality of fiber optic adapters and a second plurality of fiber optic adapters that are arranged in an alternating
configuration with respect to the first plurality of adapters, wherein the first and second pluralities of fiber optic adapters
are stacked extending widthwise in a longitudinal direction, wherein front ends of the first plurality of fiber optic adapters
are aligned at a first depth and front ends of the second plurality of fiber optic adapters are aligned at a second depth
that is different than the first depth in a front to back direction, wherein all of the first and second pluralities of fiber
optic adapters define parallel adapter axes, wherein each of the first and second pluralities of fiber optic adapters is configured
with circuitry defining a media reading interface for collecting data from one or more fiber optic connectors received within
the fiber optic adapter.

US Pat. No. 9,351,125

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR LOCATION OF MOBILE DEVICES IN CONFINED ENVIRONMENTS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A distributed antenna system comprising:
a master unit configured for interfacing with at least one signal source;
a plurality of remote units coupled with the master unit and configured for interfacing with a user device, a remote unit
including:

filtering circuitry for decomposing uplink signals from the user device into a plurality of narrowband signals;
processing circuitry for evaluating the plurality of uplink narrowband signals and providing data for a power profile that
is associated with the uplink signals of a specific user device;

location measurement circuitry coupled with the remote units and configured to receive data for a plurality of different power
profiles from a plurality of different remote units wherein the plurality of power profiles are associated with the same specific
user device, the location measurement unit configured for processing the power profile data from the different remote units
to determine the location of the specific user device in an area of the distributed antenna system.

US Pat. No. 9,341,802

TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSEMBLY

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A telecommunications deployment device comprising:
(a) a cable assembly including a tray assembly, the tray assembly including:
(i) a tray; and
(ii) a cable spool assembly adapted to rotate relative to the tray, the cable spool assembly including:
(1) a hub;
(2) a first flange engaged to the hub; and
(3) a second flange engaged to the hub opposite the first flange;
(b) a cable spool including top and bottom, opposite, flanges with a drum positioned therebetween, wherein the tray assembly
is mounted to an outer surface of the top flange of the cable spool; and

(c) a fiber optic cable assembly including a main cable portion that is spooled about the cable spool assembly and the cable
spool.

US Pat. No. 9,798,096

MANAGED FIBER CONNECTIVITY SYSTEMS

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. An adapter assembly comprising:
at least a first adapter block having a first side and a second side, the first adapter block defining at least a first passage,
each passage extending between a front port and a rear port, the first side of the first adapter block defining at least a
first aperture providing access between the first passage and an exterior of the first adapter block;

a circuit board disposed at the first side of the first adapter block so that the circuit board extends across the first aperture;
a first contact set disposed in the first aperture, the first contact set having a first orientation; and
a second contact set disposed in the first aperture, the second contact set having a second orientation that is rotated 180°
from the first orientation.

US Pat. No. 9,437,990

MANAGED ELECTRICAL CONNECTIVITY SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A receptacle block comprising:
a block housing defining at least one socket configured to receive a plug;
a plurality of first contact members partially disposed within each socket, each of the first contact members being electrically
conductive; and

at least a first media reading interface positioned at the block housing, the first media reading interface including a plurality
of electrically conductive second contact members and an electrically conductive, elongated contact;

the second contact members being partially disposed within the socket, each of the second contact members being electrically
isolated from the first contact members, and each of the second contact members having a contact surface that is movable between
a raised position and a depressed position; and

the elongated contact being physically separate and electrically isolated from the second contact members when the contact
surfaces of the second contact members are in the raised positions, the elongated contact having a deflecting section that
extends between a mounting section and a swiping section, the elongated contact extending laterally across the second contact
members so that the swiping section is aligned with a first of the second contact members and the deflecting section extends
across a remainder of the second contact members so that movement of the contact surfaces of the second contact members to
the depressed positions causes the first of the second contact members to engage the swiping section of the sensing contact
and the remainder of the second contact members to maintain physical separation and electrical isolation from the elongated
contact.

US Pat. No. 9,414,137

METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR DISTRIBUTING FIBER OPTIC TELECOMMUNICATION SERVICES TO LOCAL AREAS AND FOR SUPPORTING DISTRIBUTED ANTENNA SYSTEMS

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A fiber optic network comprising:
a fiber distribution hub including a first optical power splitter, a second optical power splitter, and a termination field,
the first optical power splitter receiving subscriber optical signals, the second optical power splitter receiving DAS optical
signals, and the termination field receiving connectorized pigtails from both the first and second optical power splitters;

a drop terminal spaced from the fiber distribution hub, the drop terminal including a plurality of ruggedized optical adapters
defining a plurality of optical fiber outputs accessible from an exterior of the drop terminal;

a distribution cable that optically couples the drop terminal to the termination field;
an antenna node spaced from the drop terminal, the antenna node including a remote unit and an antenna;
a first cable that optically couples the antenna node to an optical fiber output of the drop terminal; and
a second cable that optically couples a subscriber to another optical fiber output of the drop terminal.

US Pat. No. 9,407,510

PHYSICAL LAYER SYSTEM WITH SUPPORT FOR MULTIPLE ACTIVE WORK ORDERS AND/OR MULTIPLE ACTIVE TECHNICIANS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A system comprising:
a device that comprises:
a plurality of ports to which cables can be attached; and
a plurality of visual indicators, each of which is configured to provide multiple visual indications;
a management system communicatively coupled to the device, wherein the management system is configured to control the visual
indicators;

wherein the management system is configured to cause the device to provide multiple visual indications at the device with
the plurality of visual indicators, each of the multiple visual indications being provided in connection with a respective
work order that involves a respective connection to a respective port of the plurality of ports;

wherein the system is configured to provide the multiple visual indications simultaneously for at least a part of the time
each of the multiple visual indications is provided.

US Pat. No. 9,507,097

SEALING UNIT FOR FIBER OPTIC INTERCONNECTIONS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A weatherproofed interconnection junction, comprising:
a first cable having a first connector at one end;
a second cable having a second connector at one end;
a first sealing cylinder with an internal cavity, wherein the first connector and second connector are joined and reside within
the cavity;

a first elastomeric sealing boot having a cable section and a connector section, wherein the first cable is conformably received
in the cable section and the sealing cylinder is conformably received in the connector section;

a second elastomeric sealing boot having a cable section and a connector section, wherein the second cable is conformably
received in the cable section; and

a second sealing cylinder, wherein the first sealing cylinder sealingly engages the second sealing cylinder, and wherein the
second sealing boot conformably receives the second sealing cylinder;

wherein the first sealing cylinder comprises attachment features to attach the first sealing cylinder to the second sealing
cylinder, and the first sealing cylinder comprises alignment features to orient the first sealing cylinder relative to the
second sealing cylinder.

US Pat. No. 9,500,814

OPTICAL ADAPTER MODULE WITH MANAGED CONNECTIVITY

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A connection module comprising:
a module body defining a first port configured to receive a plug inserted along an insertion direction, the module body defining
an open first end, the open first end providing access to the first port; and

a module circuit board arrangement extending across the open first end of the module body within a peripheral boundary defined
by the module body, the module circuit board arrangement having an outer perimeter that is fully bounded by the peripheral
boundary of the module body, the module circuit board arrangement including a module circuit board, at least a first contact
set that extends into the first port of the module body from the module circuit board, an electronic controller disposed on
the module circuit board and electrically connected to the first contact set, and a circuit board connector disposed on the
module circuit board and facing outwardly from the module board arrangement.

US Pat. No. 9,500,829

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF FIBER OPTIC CABLES

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A cable retention device comprising:
a body defining a through-passage extending along a first axis from a first end of the body to a second end of the body, the
body having an inner surface bounding the through-passage, the inner surface having a curvature along the first axis that
is larger than a minimum bend radius of any optical fiber extending along the through-passage, the body also defining a slot
parallel to the first axis that provides access to the through-passage from an exterior of the body; and

a door moveably coupled to the body, the door being configured to move between a closed position and an open position, the
door extending across the slot to close the through-passage when disposed in the closed position, the door extending into
the through-passage when disposed in the open position, the door being biased to the closed position;

wherein the body defines a first mounting surface at an opposite side of the body from the slot, and the first mounting surface
includes a flat exterior surface outside of the through-passage; and

at least one peg protrudes from the first mounting surface in a direction outside of the through-passage.

US Pat. No. 9,462,603

DIGITAL BASEBAND TRANSPORT IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A telecommunications system, comprising:
a head end unit configured for communicating channelized digital baseband signals with remotely located units, wherein the
channelized digital baseband signals include call information for wireless communication, the head end unit including:

channelizer circuitry configured for extracting, per channel, the channelized digital baseband signals, the channelizer circuitry
including, per channel:

a channel filter;
an interpolator; and
a mixer associated with an oscillator; and
transport circuitry configured for formatting the channelized digital baseband signals for transport together to the remotely
located units; and

a remotely located unit positionable remote from the head end unit, the remotely located unit being configured for wirelessly
communicating with mobile devices, the remotely located unit comprising:

remote channelizer circuitry configured for providing, per channel, uplink channelized digital baseband signals, the remote
channelizer circuitry including, per channel:

a remote channel filter;
a remote interpolator; and
a remote mixer associated with a remote oscillator; and
remote transport circuitry configured for formatting the uplink channelized digital baseband signals for transport together
to the head end unit.

US Pat. No. 9,423,570

OPTICAL ASSEMBLIES WITH MANAGED CONNECTIVITY

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A cassette comprising:
a cassette body defining an interior and including a connection section having a first port end and an opposite second port
end, the cassette body also including a first fiber management chamber extending outwardly from the first port end of the
connection section at a first side of the cassette body, a second fiber management section chamber extending outwardly from
the first port end of the connection section at towards a second side of the cassette body, the second fiber management chamber
being separate from the first fiber management chamber, and a third fiber management section chamber extending outwardly from
the second port end of the connection section cassette body, the first and second management chambers being separated by a
gap, and the third fiber management chamber being aligned with the gap;

a plurality of ports disposed in the connection section and each configured to receive an optical connector from an exterior
of the cassette body, the plurality of ports including at least a first port disposed at the first port end of the connection
section between the first and second fiber management chambers, at least one second port disposed at the second port end of
the connection section towards the first side of the cassette body, and at least one third port disposed at the second port
end of the connection section towards the second side of the cassette body; and

an optical fiber arrangement disposed within the cassette body, the optical fiber arrangement optically coupling the first
port with the second port.

US Pat. No. 9,385,797

FLEXIBLE, RECONFIGURABLE MULTIPOINT-TO-MULTIPOINT DIGITAL RADIO FREQUENCY TRANSPORT ARCHITECTURE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A distributed antenna system comprising:
a plurality of network interfaces, each of the plurality of network interfaces configured to receive signals from one of a
plurality of devices external to the distributed antenna system and to convert the signals to a downlink serialized data stream;

a distributed antenna switch communicatively coupled to the plurality of network interfaces by a first plurality of digital
communication links, the distributed antenna switch configured to receive the downlink serialized data stream from each of
the plurality of network interfaces across each corresponding digital communication link of the first plurality of digital
communication links;

the distributed antenna switch further including a first plurality of downlink selector/summer functions, each configurable
to operate as at least one of a downlink selector and a downlink summer;

while operating as a downlink selector, any of the first plurality of downlink selector/summer functions are configured to
generate an aggregate downlink serialized data stream by selecting and interleaving portions of at least two of the plurality
of downlink serialized data streams into the aggregate downlink serialized data stream;

while operating as a downlink summer, any of the first plurality of downlink selector/summer functions are configured to generate
the aggregate downlink serialized data stream by digitally summing data from timeslots of at least two of the plurality of
downlink serialized data streams into the aggregate downlink serialized data stream;

a remote antenna unit communicatively coupled to the distributed antenna switch by a second digital communication link and
configured to receive the aggregate downlink serialized data stream across the second digital communication link;

the remote antenna unit having at least one radio frequency converter configured to convert at least a portion of the aggregate
downlink serialized data stream into at least one radio frequency band and at least one radio frequency transceiver and antenna
pair configured to transmit signals in the at least one radio frequency band to at least one subscriber unit.

US Pat. No. 9,237,492

PROVIDING CIRCUIT SWITCHED SERVICE

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A method performed by a radio network access point configured to provide access to a first network that provides voice
services, comprising:
receiving a hand-off request at the radio network access point, the hand-off request being for user equipment connected to
a second network that provides data services, the second network being different from the first network;

replying to the hand-off request with channel assignment information, the channel assignment information comprising a first
code corresponding to a first communication channel over which the radio network access point is configured to communicate,
the first code, and thus the first communication channel, being reserved by multiple radio network access points within a
same macro cell, the first code comprising a common Walsh code that is reserved for enhanced circuit switched fallback service
(eCSFB) on the multiple radio network access points;

receiving a message from the user equipment indicating that the user equipment has a connection to the radio network access
point using the first communication channel; and

redirecting the user equipment to a second code, and thus a second communication channel, to maintain the connection without
the first communication channel so that the first communication channel can be freed, the second code being a Walsh code that
is different from the common Walsh code, the second communication channel being different from the first communication channel.

US Pat. No. 9,753,229

MANUFACTURE AND TESTING OF FIBER OPTIC CASSETTE

CommScope Connectivity UK...

1. A fixture for a flexible optical circuit, the fixture comprising:
a main body having a base defining a plurality of holes sized to receive ferrules and a plurality of channels positioned to
receive extensions of the flexible optical circuit, with the extensions of the flexible optical circuit being terminated by
the ferrules;

the base being sized to receive a substrate of the flexible optical circuit, the substrate being coupled to the extensions
of the flexible optical circuit; and

a clamp member positioned to hold the ferrules in place within the holes during assembly of the flexible optical circuit.

US Pat. No. 9,482,826

CONNECTOR BODY FOR MAKING CRIMP-LESS FIBER OPTIC CABLE CONNECTIONS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A connector body for making crimp-less connections for a fiber optic cable comprising strength members, the connector body
defined along a longitudinal axis extending in an orientation corresponding to the orientation of the fiber optic cable strength
members, and a second axis extending along an orientation different to the longitudinal axis, the connector body comprising:
a lower housing defining:
a locking structure; and
at least one retention channel for receiving strength members; the at least one retention channel defined along the longitudinal
axis; and

an upper housing defining:
a complementary structure complementary to said locking structure of said lower housing, the complementary structure being
disposed to register with the locking structure to interlock the upper housing to the lower housing when the upper and lower
housings are in an interlocked position; and

at least one retention projection disposed to register with the at least one retention channel when the upper and lower housings
are in the interlocked position with the longitudinal axis extending therethrough, said locking structure and said complementary
structure being configured to interlock the upper and lower housings by translating one of the housings relative to the other
along the longitudinal axis, and when interlocked, the upper and lower housings cannot be separated from each other along
the second axis.

US Pat. No. 9,556,336

DRY SILICONE GELS AND THEIR METHODS OF MAKING

COMMSCOPE CONNECTIVITY BE...

1. A method of making a dry silicone gel comprising:
providing a first set of components comprising: (1) a base polymer having a vinyl- silicone group, and (2) an addition cure
catalyst;

providing a second set of components comprising: (1) a crosslinker having three or four Si-H groups, (2) a chain extender
having two Si-H groups, and (3) additional base polymer having a vinyl-silicone group; and

mixing the first and second set of components together to form the dry silicone gel, wherein the dry silicone gel has a hardness
between 100 g and 300 g, and a mole fraction of hydride present as crosslinker between 0.2 and 0.5, wherein the base polymer
and additional base polymer are each a vinyl-terminated polydimethylsiloxane each having a molecular weight between 28,000
g/mol and 70,000 g/mol.

US Pat. No. 9,502,843

MANAGED ELECTRICAL CONNECTIVITY SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A media reading interface arrangement comprising:
a body configured to receive a plug, the body defining a plurality of channels separated by ribs, a first of the ribs defining
a notch;

a sensing contact member coupled to the body, the sensing contact member including a lateral protrusion that extends into
the notch defined in the first rib, wherein engagement between the lateral protrusion and the notch inhibits movement of the
sensing contact member towards the body; and

a plurality of elongated, electrically conductive members coupled to the body and disposed in the channels, each elongated
member being spaced from the other elongated members by at least one of the ribs, each elongated member having a free end
that is flexible away from the body, the plurality including a first of the elongated members extending between the body and
the sensing contact member such that sufficient flexure of the first elongated member away from the body results in engagement
of the first elongated member and the sensing contact.

US Pat. No. 9,967,885

DIGITAL BASEBAND TRANSPORT IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS

CommScope Technologies LL...

1. A distributed antenna system, comprising:a head end unit configured to communicate channelized digital baseband signals with remotely located units, the channelized digital baseband signals including call information for wireless communication, the head end unit including circuitry configured to:
receive downlink signals from at least one base station;
process the downlink signals into downlink channelized digital baseband signals using a channelizer circuitry including a channel filter, an interpolator, and a mixer associated with an oscillator;
format the downlink channelized digital baseband signals for transport together;
packetize and packet schedule the downlink channelized digital baseband signals into downlink packetized baseband signals; and
transmit the downlink packetized baseband signals to the remotely located units.

US Pat. No. 9,735,523

OPTICAL ASSEMBLIES WITH MANAGED CONNECTIVITY

CommScope Connectivity UK...

1. An adapter block assembly comprising:
a first optical adapter defining oppositely facing first and second ports that provide access to an interior of the first
optical adapter, the first optical adapter also defining an aperture that provides access to the interior, the aperture being
defined in a surface extending between the first and second ports;

a first contact assembly disposed in the aperture defined in the first optical adapter;
at least a first printed circuit board disposed adjacent one side of the first optical adapter so that the first printed circuit
board covers the aperture and the first contact assembly; and

a retainer arrangement that holds the first printed circuit board to the first optical adapter with sufficient force to retain
the first contact assembly within the aperture;

wherein a total height of the adapter block assembly is no more than 13 mm.

US Pat. No. 9,500,816

FIBER OPTIC CONNECTOR AND CABLE ASSEMBLY HAVING A FIBER LOCKING MECHANISM

COMMSCOPE TECHNOLOGIES LL...

1. A fiber optic connector and cable assembly comprising:
a fiber optic connector including a connector housing having a distal end and a proximal end;
a fiber optic cable including a cable jacket surrounding at least one optical fiber, the fiber optic cable also including
at least one strength structure being formed by at least one strength member for providing tensile reinforcement to the fiber
optic cable, the at least one optical fiber extending through a fiber passage of the fiber optic connector from the proximal
end of the connector housing to the distal end of the connector housing; and

the at least one optical fiber being anchored at an anchoring location positioned within the fiber optic cable, the anchoring
location being spaced from the proximal end of the connector housing, the at least one optical fiber being anchored to at
least one of the cable jacket and the at least one strength structure to prevent axial movement of the at least one optical
fiber relative to at least one of the cable jacket and the at least one strength structure at the anchoring location.

US Pat. No. 9,479,380

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING INTERMODULATION DISTORTION IN A RADIO FREQUENCY CHANNEL

CommScope Technologies LL...

10. A system for determining intermodulation distortion in a communication system which operates using a predetermined set
of radio frequency (“RF”) channels and a predetermined signal type, comprising:
a first circuit for selecting a frequency bin;
a second circuit for generating a complex envelope for a first signal in the frequency bin, wherein the first signal is a
product of a plurality of RF channels;

a third circuit for determining a cyclic autocorrelation function for the first signal;
a first comparison circuit for comparing the determined cyclic autocorrelation function to a cyclic autocorrelation function
for the predetermined signal type; and

a second comparison circuit for comparing the frequency of the first signal with the frequency of the predetermined set of
RF channels.