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September 29, 2020

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What is the Intersection of Drag Racing, Weather Spotting and Remote PHY?

Today's blog features an interview with John Downey, Senior CMTS Technical Leader, and Ron Hranac, Technical Marketing Engineer, both with the Cisco Cable Access Business Unit, for a look at this year's virtual Cable-Tec Expo.

September 22, 2020

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New Technology for Cable Operators to Consider

This blog examines some key decision points the cable industry needs to consider when planning the next generation of a Modern Cable Network. Computation has quickly become part of network infrastructure itself, beyond just supporting services, over-the-top applications, and management tasks. At the same time, advancements in silicon and optical technology allow for a re-examination of cable network topology and service placement.

How to Help Manage Outside Plant Congestion and Overall Performance

As noted in my colleague John Downey’s blog earlier this week, unprecedented demand continues on local broadband networks. Cable operators are working to stay ahead of the curve. John’s blog includes tips for optimizing cable modem termination system (CMTS) performance. This blog includes my checklist for the outside plant. Proper operation of the optical and […]

How is Your Broadband Holding Up?

Now is the time we appreciate our home broadband infrastructure. Although put in place primarily for evening Internet usage, it is now working overtime to provide additional daytime enterprise, school, and gaming use. Let’s talk a little bit about what we are seeing in these extraordinary past few months.

December 2, 2019

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What Are S-Parameters and Other Hot Cable Network Topics

Read all about hot cable network topics, from DAA and 10G, to Cloud and Scalability.

Cable-Tec Expo and the Keys to Capturing Cable Opportunities

There's a buzz in the air about cable's transformation. Read on to learn how Cisco can help operators navigate the biggest industry transition in decades.

ANGA COM: More, More, More!

Network transformation comes one step at a time. First, you digitize. Next, you virtualize. And then you interconnect. Last week at ANGA COM, we demonstrated how Cisco can help our customers navigate this transition.

Remote PHY for Infrastructure Automation: Why It Matters and Where It’s Headed

Occasionally, when in the middle of a vast and highly complex architectural transition, it makes sense to pull up and survey the situation. This is one of those times.