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Key developments related to the Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) and next generation network technologies.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 9/18/2018
Light Reading will tackle the big technology and business changes buffeting the European cable industry at our inaugural Cable Next-Gen Europe conference in London on Nov. 6.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 8/24/2018
New 'MicroPlug' expected to tie into cable's move toward virtualization, distributed access architectures.
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Supplier says some cable operators have put off big capacity purchases as they finalize plans for new distributed access architectures.
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By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 8/8/2018
More than two years later than originally planned, Australia's government-backed wholesale broadband operator says it has started deploying the multi-gigabit DOCSIS tech on its HFC network.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 8/6/2018
CableLabs broadens its work in open source with a stack that eyes product interoperability as cable ops continue to flirt with SDN and NFV access network strategies.
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Arris misses its Q2 numbers and cuts financial guidance for 2018 as a component crisis continues to put stress on its key CPE business.
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Showing that the virtual CCAP era is still in the early phases, Harmonic says its new CableOS platform is delivering broadband service to about 400,000 cable modems worldwide.
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Why it makes sense for cable operators to distribute coherent packet-optical technology to the cable network edge.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 7/6/2018
New specs from CableLabs aim to help cable operators bulk up fiber capacity as they start to distribute their access networks.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 6/27/2018
The most popular of the Distributed Access Architecture options that cable operators are now exploring, Remote PHY notched several advances at the recent ANGA COM show in Germany.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 6/19/2018
New strategic realignment already generating reference designs for virtualization of key edge access and compute platforms.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 6/18/2018
Cable R&D group is prepping its Full Duplex Coherent Optics effort to vastly increase the fiber capacity in the cable access network.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 6/5/2018
Cisco becomes first cable vendor to introduce software-based version of its broadband router, touching off what will likely be a fresh wave of competition.
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