PNM Near Home Impairments Resolution

PNM Near Home Impairments Resolution with Signal Leakage Tools White Paper on PNM Field Study The objective of the field study was to determine if a direct correlation exists specifically between Nimble This PNM near home impairments data and leakage.  More specifically: What percentage of the time can Nimble This PNM near home impairments, such…

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PNM 3.0

PNM 3.0 Episode 23 as seen on VolpeFirm 9.12.16 Hosted by Brady Volpe of the Volpe Firm Guest John Downey, CMTS Technical Leader at Cisco Systems Special Guest Larry Wolcott, Leader at Comcast’s Next Gen Operations Technology Group So in our show today we going to have a lot of discussions around proactive network maintenance…

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DOCSIS 3.1 In Your Plant Now

DOCSIS 3.1 In Your Plant Now By Brady Volpe As Seen In Broadband Library Summer 2016 and VolpeFirm In last month’s article we focused on demystifying OFDM in DOCSIS 3.1. If you did not read the article please do, because we are going to now build on what we learned last time in the Broadband Library…

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Operational Challenges – DOCSIS Non-Compliant CMTS Challenges to Operators

Operational Challenges – DOCSIS Non-Compliant CMTS Challenges to Operators Episode 17 As seen on VolpeFirm 12.14.15 Hosted by Brady Volpe of the Volpe Firm Guest John Downey and Steve William TWC Director, Access Network Planning, Design, & Operations Steve Williams, Director, Access Network Planning, Design, & Operations at Time Warner Cable. Steve is also a…

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GETTING PROACTIVE ABOUT NETWORK MAINTENANCE

GETTING PROACTIVE ABOUT NETWORK MAINTENANCE As seen in BTR and Volpefirm November 11, 2015 By Monta Monaco Hernon BTR Proactive network maintenance (PNM) is more abstract than reacting to a crisis, and therefore, cable operators must have operational practices in place to ensure that once PNM tools are purchased they are used successfully, their benefits…

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DOCSIS 3.1, PNM – SCTE CABLE TECH EXPO REVIEW 2015

DOCSIS 3.1, PNM – SCTE CABLE TECH EXPO REVIEW 2015 Episode 16 As seen on VolpeFirm 10.22.15 Hosted by Brady Volpe of the Volpe Firm Guest John Downey Discussion Highlights Today we have news, updates from the Cable Tec Expo last week in New Orleans. And we want to bring our listeners the highlights from…

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CableLabs Interop, DOCSIS 3.1 and Channel Bonding

CableLabs Interop, DOCSIS 3.1 and Channel Bonding Episode 15 As seen on VolpeFirm 10.5.15 Hosted by Brady Volpe of the Volpe Firm Guest John Downey Discussion Highlights Today we have news, updates from the CableLabs interop in Colorado, Max transmit power with 8 upstream channel bonding, more on T3 timeout, partial mode oh my, T1…

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CableLabs F2F and ACTA along with other topics

CableLabs F2F and ACTA along with other topics Episode 14 As seen on VolpeFirm 8.17.15 Hosted by Brady Volpe of the Volpe Firm Guest John Downey Discussion Highlights Today we have news, updates from the Proactive Network Maintenance meeting at CableLabs F2F in Colorado last week, SCTE Expo is less than two months away and…

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DOCSIS – Change is Coming and it is Good

DOCSIS – Change is Coming and it is Good As seen on VolpeFirm 7.22.15 Everyone is talking about it. Everyone in cable will be impacted by it. You may not realize it but DOCSIS 3.1 will change the cable industry — whether cable operator, vendor or consumer. Even if you don’t plan to upgrade to…

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ANGACOM, DOCSIS 3.1, PNM and Next Generation TV review

ANGACOM, DOCSIS 3.1, PNM and Next Generation TV review Episode 13 As seen on VolpeFirm 6.29.15 Hosted by Brady Volpe of the Volpe Firm Guest John Downey Discussion Highlights Brady Volpe was joined by John Downey discussing Next Generation TV, smart TV, OFDM, WiFi issues in the home and how they impact the cable operator,…

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