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Does the DOCSIS 3.1 standard deliver on its promises in real-life environments, and what considerations are needed before deployment? Discover the answers.
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As demonstrated during our interop event , Remote PHY Devices (RPD) are reaching maturity. Contrary to other MSO (operator) core equipment, an RPD may be installed in an untrusted part of the MSO’s network. This requires special attention from a security point of view. This blogpost explains how to update the RPD’s software in a secure way.
The Remote PHY architecture helps cable operators meet the soaring demand for bandwidth and IP video while making networks less complex. Here’s how.
I often get asked the question: “I’m having my HFC network upgraded for DOCSIS 3.1, what KPI’s (Key Performance Indicators) should I put in my contract?” My first reply typically is: “Who pays the bill?” I do know it's the operator who will be paying the bill, but as always in technology, the right answer depends on many factors. In this blog I will clarify how some of the factors play an important role.