Tag: improve cell phone service
5 March 2015 - 9:16, by , in Blog, Comments off
Is your place of business riddled with communication snags? Dead spots? Dropped calls? A location that is a trouble spot for communication can be both an inconvenience and a safety hazard. If yours is like most commercial businesses, then you can’t afford communication problems in your location. Harris Communications has been designing, installing and maintaining...
28 January 2014 - 2:07, by , in Blog, 6 comments
Harris Communications has worked with hospitals throughout the country to eliminate dropped calls with the installation of commercial cellular repeaters.
28 January 2014 - 2:07, by , in Blog, No comments
It is more and more common for first-responders, (Police/Fire/EMS), to demand reliable ubiquitous radio coverage to ensure the safety of the public, as well as their own.  In many instances poor in-building radio coverage has a negative impact on first responders ability to communicate effectively in a crisis situation.  The prevailing thought today is that...
28 January 2014 - 2:07, by , in Blog, No comments
A bi-directional amplifier (also known as a cell phone repeater or wireless cellular signal booster) is the most common way cell phone companies have been improving cellular coverage over the past few years. Nearly gone are the days when calls are dropped mid sentence. A bi-directional amplifier boosts cell phone signal by using an internal...
28 January 2014 - 2:07, by , in Blog, No comments
Sometimes cellular coverage can be hindered by some building construction material. Thicker cement with metal bracing and some roofing materials can block a cell phone signal. A cellular repeater can help get around the natural blocking of cement with metal which block radio signals and in turn hinder cellular coverage. Foil backing on foam or...
27 January 2014 - 2:05, by , in Blog, 3 comments
Cellular coverage is an absolute necessity these days. Avoiding dead zones in coverage is paramount for any business. But with all of the cellular towers dotting the landscape, it does not seem possible for any kind of lull in cellular coverage. There are however dead zones, especially when inside buildings with metal shielding, thick concrete...
27 January 2014 - 2:05, by , in Blog, Case Studies, No comments
How much of my office will the cellular repeater cover? A lot of people contact our office with this question.  It is possible to provide an answer after we get some basic information.  There are a few variables that impact every situation.
25 January 2014 - 1:15, by , in Blog, No comments
Cell boosters have become an absolute necessity for many people. Buildings, hills, valleys, and proximity all can impact the strength of your cellular or wi-fi signal. It’s terribly frustrating to be in your home or office and have a weak signal that distorts the reception or drops the call. Life will be much easier with...
8 January 2014 - 22:20, by , in Blog, 7 comments
DAS is the acronym we use in the wireless industry for DISTRIBUTIVE ANTENNA SYSTEM (DAS).
23 November 2013 - 14:46, by , in Blog, No comments
When you’ll need a cell repeater? A cell repeater is a necessity when reception is poor. Dropped calls, marginal voice quality, delayed reception of text messages or voice mails without hearing the phone ring are all annoying and potentially harmful in the case of emergencies. Cell phone usage has grown by leaps and bounds over...