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HFC | Hybrid Plant | Broadband | Podcast

By: Joe Smith
October 22nd, 2021

Vice President of Solution Architectures at CCI Systems, Todd Gingrass, discusses how providers and operators address upstream bandwidth. Upstream bandwidth has continued to be a big focus for more than a year now. Those networks who require more bandwidth continue to be a very relevant topic today. The good news is service providers and operators survived 2020 and 2021, but they may have not been ready to support the rapid increase in bandwidth on their networks. Demand was different for every operator, depending on what their architecture looked like and how their customer base behaved.  Video calls, streaming, gaming, and the like are constantly happening and eating up bandwidth, and the trend toward remote-everything shows no sign of slowing down. After the smoke started to clear, 3 big misconceptions came to light.

Network Maintenance | HFC | Hybrid Plant | Broadband

By: Todd Gingrass
July 21st, 2021

How can hybrid fiber-coaxial (HFC) operators keep up with the intense bandwidth demands that were put onto their networks over the last 18 months?

Network Maintenance | HFC | Hybrid Plant | Broadband Access | Broadband

By: Todd Gingrass
April 29th, 2021

The COVID-19 Pandemic exposed a lot of needs when it came to what subscribers looked for from their service provider. As we are coming to a hopeful end to the pandemic, one major demand that reared its head was the need for increased upstream bandwidth speeds to support the new activities that a large portion of your subscriber base is now taking part in.