Cable-Tec Expo Seminar to Focus on Distributed Access Architectures

EXTON, Pa. -- Executives from Charter Communications, Comcast, Cox Communications, Shaw Communications, and Denmark’s Stofa will headline an all-star cast of technologists who will share insights on the specifics of the industry’s transition to Distributed Access Architectures at an SCTE•ISBE Cable-Tec Expo seminar on Monday, Oct. 22, the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) and its global arm, the International Society of Broadband Experts (ISBE), announced today. The seminar is being sponsored jointly by SCTE•ISBE and CableLabs.

Kevin Kwasny, Principal Engineer II for Charter, Rob Howald, Vice President, Network Architecture for Comcast, Jeff Finkelstein, Executive Director, Advanced Technologies for Cox, Jamie Brown, Director, Network Technologies for Shaw, and Kjeld Balmer, Head of Network Technology for Stofa A/S, will discuss how operators are using DAA to effect a dramatic transformation of service delivery by moving network functionality closer to the customer. In addition, DAA insights will be shared by two CableLabs technologists—Doug Jones, Principal Architect, and Jon Schnorr, Lead Engineer, Network Technologies—as well as by a variety of vendor thought leaders.

Limited seating is available for a second network architecture conference at Expo, “Evolution of Access Networks: Deployment Strategies and Use Cases,” a Thursday, Oct. 25 session that has been created in partnership with ADTRAN. The Thursday event is free to all Full Conference attendees of Cable-Tec Expo 2018. Registration for the program for new Cable-Tec Expo attendees is at https://expo.scte.org/attendee-registration/.

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