cable access

September 5, 2017

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Cisco adds Automation to its Infinite Broadband solution for Cable Access Networks

Cisco add Automation to its Infinite Broadband solution for Cable Access Networks, making Cable Access Networks Smarter with SmartPHY automation.

Cisco adds new capabilities to its Infinite Broadband solution for Cable Access Networks

Cisco is expanding its Infinite Broadband solution with an RPHY shelf, enabling small hub site consolidation improving overall Total Cost of Ownership for our customers.

Drive Down Cable Network Complexity and Operating Costs

Across North America, cable operators face the same challenge of driving down network complexity and operating costs. The math is simple, how can they continue to spend in the double digits to support bandwidth demands, while only recouping single digit revenue growth?

Finding a Way Out of the Analog HFC Maze

Today, cable operators support a broad range of last-mile networks — fiber, PON, and Ethernet. However, with the current cable network infrastructure it can be more difficult to compete with fiber-only competitors.

Cable industry leader joins our Cable Access BU

Cable Industry leader George Kajos joins Cisco's Cable Access Business Unit as leader for software engineering.

January 31, 2017

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Remote PHY, Cablelabs Interoperability “plug-fest” December 2016

December 2016 will go into history as the month when the first “ Open RPD” Remote PHY interop was completed at Cablelabs®. The event, hosted by Cablelabs® took place in Denver the week of the 5th of December. Multiple vendors participated, many of them member of the Open-RPD forum. What was Open-RPD again? Open-RPD is […]

January 26, 2017

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Fiber Deep Architectures and the Optical Node

Written by Tim Brophy, Product Manager Cable Access Business Unit In a recent blog, we discussed Fiber Deep (FD) architectures and their place in the end-to-end network. We emphasized there that the physical topology is geared toward balancing the number of subscribers per service group, and that the capacity of each service group increases by […]

December 15, 2016

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The benefits of Deep Fiber HFC

  Written by Tim Brophy, Product Manager Cable Access Business Unit More and more these days, service providers in the access market are talking about the evolution of their plants to a Fiber Deep (FD) Architecture. While the trend toward driving fiber into the plant and reducing RF amplifier cascades is not new, today’s discussions seem […]

Harnessing Disruption at INTX – Cisco Leads with Video and Cable Access

Whether it’s your first or tenth time at the INTX show, it is still an exciting and happening place. This year 9,000 attendees gathered at the INTX 2016 to learn about the best products and solutions which exhibitors brought to this glamorous event. There were quite a few social media communications going around evangelizing what […]