BICSI Accredits Leviton Program

BICSI recently accredited the Installer Certification Program offered by Leviton Mfg., Little Neck, N.Y. The program provides product and installation training for Leviton Integrated Networks. Participants who complete the course receive eight continuing education credits, which can be applied to apprentice, installer, and registered communications distribution designer certification.

Data-Signal-Voice Company Launched

The Data-Signal-Voice business of Textron Inc., Rockford, Ill., recently launched a unified company under the Tempo brand name. The brand combines a diverse group of products, services, and established brands serving the rapidly growing test and measurement needs of the telecommunications, data communications, and cable television industries.

Study Profiles Home Broadband Market

To 800 surveyed consumers with broadband networked homes, product reliability and interoperability are more important than price, says a recent study by Parks Associates, a Dallas-based research firm. The Broadband Networked Home: Profiles of an Emerging Market reveals most of these consumers would rather install the product themselves than pay a professional. For more information, call 972-490-1113 or e-mail