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Handy eGuide for Broadband Cable Technologists: Cisco Broadband Data Book

The cable broadband access network is extremely complex. All of these technologies have their own technical information. And, for broadband cable technologists to be effective in their jobs, they need lots of information at their fingertips. For many years, Cisco has recognized these needs by creating and keeping up-to-date a handy reference book intended to be used as a quick-reference source for topics related to broadband network technology. Read on to learn more about our Cisco Broadband Data Book available online.

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 […]

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.

September 30, 2019

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SCTE-ISBE Cable-Tec Expo: “The 5G Opportunity for Cable”

We are committed to helping cable operators transform their infrastructures, and I am excited about what’s on the horizon for 5G and cable.  In the last decade, we’ve seen a complete transformation in the service provider space with rise in mobile services, delivering ubiquitous connectivity to billions of people and devices around the world.

September 26, 2019

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Mobile Xhaul Over DOCSIS Delivers Faster Time to Market at a Lower Cost Than Building a New Fiber Plant

John Chapman, Cisco’s CTO for the cable industry explores new technology that builds on a cable operators current HFC network. He covers the business opportunity, provides a definition of mobile backhaul over DOCIS and shows how the business value of using existing plant for mobile backhaul.

September 10, 2019

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Cable-Tec Expo: Opportunity is now for Business Services, Broadband and Mobile Backhaul An Interview with Cisc …

I caught up with Morgan Bondon, Cisco’s Vice President of Cable Broadband and Media Sales for the Americas and chatted with him about the opportunity for Cable Operators, Cisco’s plans for SCTE-ISBE Cable-Tec 2019 and how Cisco will enable the transition ahead of us.

5G, 10G, Whatever It Takes

5G and 10G are complementary in that they’re architecturally symbiotic: For mobile carriers to go to 5G, they’ll need smaller cells – for every one macro cell, as many as 50 small cells. That’s challenge enough...

A DOCSIS 3.1 Update: Musings From a Guy Who’s Been DOCSIS Since Before There Was Such a Thing

In the future, every node will connect to every hub site - which will be transformative for service providers. DOCSIS 3.1 will give them at least a decade of growing room.