Data is undeniably one of the most abundant and powerful resources we have in the modern world. With 2.5 quintillion bytes of data being created every day, networks are more crucial and complex than ever before. CommScope and ARRIS coming together ensure that a vision to shape the communications networks of the future is accelerated. The combined company will provide greater technology, solutions, and employee talent with broader access to new and growing markets.
CommScope and ARRIS, combined, will benefit from key industry trends such as network convergence, fiber, and mobility, rise of 5g and fixed wireless access, Internet of Things, rapidly changing network and technology architectures.
What Does this Mean for MEC?
The recent addition of ARRIS (and Ruckus) to CommScope leads to a more solidified position in the industry in terms of technology development and market access. Through the acquisition, customers will gain access to complementary end-to-end infrastructure solutions now available from the combined company.
As a value-added distributor of both CommScope and Ruckus, MEC Networks will be able to extend to its customers the unique set of complementary assets and capabilities the combined company offers. With high-growth segments expected to be unlocked for both CommScope and ARRIS, distributors and partners are set to expand their product and solution offerings to meet a more diversified customer base.