Drew Kempen

Cable and Strategy Architecture, CSE

Guest Blogger

Drew Kempen joined CCI Systems in 2015 as the Cable and Strategy

Architecture Consulting Systems Engineer, specializing in solution

architecture, Next Gen Video architecture, cost analysis, construction impact analysis and project management. In this capacity, Kempen aids customers with long-term planning, strategy, architecture/ technology/ service migration, bandwidth modelling, and market growth/ impact analysis.

Prior his CSE role, Kempen spent 16 years at Scientific Atlanta/ Cisco as

Architecture Specialist and Senior Project Manager, where he focused on Next Generation Architecture strategy, consulting, and analysis.

Throughout his career in the cable industry, Kempen’s technical expertise has grown to included knowledge surrounding HFC and FTTx end-to-end architectures, systems engineering, design project management, and applications engineering.

A known industry expert and high-value program presenter, Kempen holds a BS in Business Science Management and has studied Business Management and Mechanical Engineering.


The Benefits of DOCSIS 3.1

4 min read

DOCSIS 3.1 has finally arrived! After years of talk and development, we are finally beginning to see the initial roll-outs of this next-generation technology.  A few years have passed since the benefits of DOCSIS 3.1 were touted.  Are those benefits still relevant today? It is worth revisiting what those benefits are. In order to fully […]