CommScope, S-A in Buying Mode


CommScope Inc. is buying Trilogy Communications Inc.’s trunk and distribution business, while Scientific-Atlanta Inc. is buying UB Video Inc.

Terms for both deals remain private.

CommScope is buying Trilogy’s “MC2” 75-ohm trunk and distribution cable business, which had revenue of less than $20 million for the 12 months ending Sept. 30, CommScope said. The deal is expected to close by the end of the first quarter.

UB makes advanced compression technologies for video encoding, decoding and transrating, S-A said.