Comstar Supply produces a number of materials to help our customers in navigating the complex Outside Plant and Telco industries. We have PDF downloads of whitepapers, which are also posted on our blog. You can also browse our helpful videos here, or our YouTube channel. We are also working to make the product buying experience easier with a number of interactive apps that will help you in finding the right product for your job.
Fiber Optic Cable Solutions Guide
Looking for a all-inclusive guide on fiber cable? Comstar’s Product Manager Matt Brice has put together a cheat sheet on optical fiber.
Leveraging the IoT
Comstar Supply product manager Matt Brice presented new ways to leverage the IoT at the CGA 811 Safety Expo.
Demand Supply Chains
The telecommunications industry has been outsourcing non-critical functions within their business for years. Call center services, NOC after-hours functions, and billing, are all typical activities residing outside of core competencies partitioned out to third parties.
Take a Virtual Tour through a city wired to the teeth in Fiber Optic Cable-- all sourced from Comstar Supply. The latest advancements in OSP technology are featured in this interactive web app.
What's On Your Truck?
There are some things every lineman has on their truck. A traffic cone. A ladder. But do you have everything? And did you know nearly everything you need is available at Comstar? Our "What's on your Truck?" tool offers a complete list of common (and uncommon!) tools that every lineman should consider carrying on their truck.
Comstar Magic Mile
Our customers were looking for a tool that could help them quickly build a common bill of materials. We created a solution in our Magic Mile Calculator, featuring a comprehensive list of the common aerial hardware used in rigging a utility pole. The Magic Mile instantly calculates line item quantities based on Poles Per Mile and total Miles. This tool is indespensible for any lineman.
What all comes with that fancy new Gadget? Knowing is half the battle, and our Product Manager opens up some of the latest and greatest on Comstar's shelves to show us what you can expect after ordering. Click here to see more »
Comparing Duct Couplers
Learn the differences between various duct couplers, and when its acceptable to use a particular duct coupler. This series of short videos should give a basic understanding of various duct couplers used in the OSP industry. Click here to see more »
Comstar Supply Product Demonstrations
Comstar demonstrates the use of some of its products Click here to see more »
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