— Fiber-management specialist Clearfield Inc. today unveiled the FieldShield Fiber Delivery and Protection System that supports aerial, direct bury and data-center last-mile optical-fiber deployments. Components of the system include FieldShield Ruggedized Microduct, FieldShield Pushable Fiber, FieldShield Pushable Fiber Connectors and FieldShield Assist. FieldShield Fiber has been designed to push directly into the existing Clearview Cassette. As a result, any element of the FieldSmart fiber-management architecture and CraftSmart line of fiber enclosures can be used to complete the installation.

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FCC Tees Up 5.9GHz Rules

Cable is celebrating the FCC ’s plans to vote at its November meeting on a proposal to open up the 5.9GHz band for unlicensed uses, like WiFi. FCC chmn Ajit Pai circulated new rules that would make the lower

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