Green Bay Packers outfit Lambeau field with Wi-Fi; Los Angeles deploys 100 light poles with small cells

Installation news from across the web: 

> 3M Clear Track Fiber Pathway allows installers to route and re-route fiber indoors without attracting attention using the new. 3M post

> Wisconsin's Camp Randall Stadium is outfitted with high-density Wi-Fi network, IPTV system and 26 Pro Series SunBriteDS displays. Commercial Integrator article

> The commercial building automation market will experience steady but incremental growth over the next 5 years, generating $45 billion by 2021, according to a new ABI Research study. Release

> Green Bay Packers Lambeau field is making the fan experience better by installing Wi-Fi throughout the stadium thanks to a two-year project overseen by Verizon. Cabling Installation & Maintenance article

> Los Angeles is deploying 100 light poles fitted with small cells. RCR Wireless News article

Cable news
> Charter Communications' biggest shareholder, Liberty Media impresario John Malone, said he'll back away from the MSO if that's what's needed for federal regulators to approve its mergers with Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks. Article

> Cisco reported overall profits that were better than some analysts expected during its most recent quarter, but the company's financial expectations for the coming months were below forecasts. Article

Online Video News
> Subscription video on demand services are enjoying a steady rise, with consumer spending growing 23 percent year over year in the third quarter of 2015 to $1.27 billion, a new report by The Digital Entertainment Group said. Article

Wireline News
> Windstream will begin 1 Gbps FTTH service trial with plans for a broader roll out to follow in 2016 in markets where it has previously built fiber to homes. Article

> AT&T has asked the FCC for permission to shut down its BellSouth Analog Voice Grade Private Line services in the Carbon Hill, Ala., serving wire center and in the Kings Point, Fla., serving wire center, marking another step in its TDM-to-IP transition. Article

Wireless News
> Nokia confirmed that Alcatel-Lucent CTO Marcus Weldon, who also serves as the president of Bell Labs, will take on the CTO role in the combined company once Nokia completes its acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent. Article

> AT&T Mobility is letting its Mobile Share Value customers roam freely when in Mexico and is also giving those subscribers extra data to use when south of the border. Article

And finally … A network cabling installation expert is a pivotal team member for many businesses, large and small. AmTel post

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