Meet the BTR Editorial Team

Ron Hendrickson - Managing Editor

As BTR's managing editor, Ron keeps the editorial wheels from coming off. He gathers and posts daily news, interviews cable's movers and shakers, maintains BTR's social media, and generally keeps his finger on the pulse of the industry. He joined BTR in 2010 and got his start in cable in 1998.

Contact Ron at ronh@pennwell.com or 720-938-2835

 

Carl Weinschenk  - Contributing Writer

As a contributing writer for BTR, Carl is responsible for general editorial submissions and writes many of the features. Weinschenk has covered the cable and telecommunications industries since the 1990s.

Contact Carl at carlw@pennwell.com or 516-621-2978

 

Monta Hernon  - Contributing Writer

As a contributing writer, Monta has the pleasure of digging into the technology topics that most interest cable's movers and shakers. She writes weekly features, special reports, the illustrious Diamond Technology Reviews, and is responsible for the new LATAM executive newsletter, which is muy fantastico. Monta has been with BTR since 2011, and has been covering the cable and telecommunications industries since around 1996.

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BTTV

Watch BTR's Interview with Imagine Communications

April 14, 2015

Imagine Communications' CTO Steve Reynolds visits with BTR Publisher Tim Hermes and reflects on Imagine's marketplace plans as well as key video distribution trends, multiscreen models and more detail about the Imagine Cloud Platform for Distribution.

Watch BTR's Interview with Verimatrix

April 14, 2015

Verimatrix's CTO Peta Peterka visits with BTR Publisher Tim Hermes to discuss revenue security for service providers including OTT. He also gives BTR a run-down of Verimatrix' key products, including the new VCAS Ultra revenue security platform.

Helping Cable and Telco Service Providers Drive Incremental Revenue

April 6, 2015

Imagine Communications delivers solutions for service providers that address the changing consumer needs to enable video consumption anywhere, anytime and on any device and can drive increased revenue with dynamic, targeted advertising.

Sneak Peek: Verimatrix Explores the Connected Future of Pay-TV Revenue Security at NAB 2015

April 6, 2015

Verimatrix will define the connected future of revenue security at NAB 2015 with the introduction of an innovative, cloud-based revenue security engine for system management, monitoring and analytics that optimizes solution performance and reduces operational expenses.

Learn About Trilithic’s 802 AWE Advanced Wireless Test Set

March 25, 2015

Watch to learn more about how Trilithic’s 802 AWE advanced wireless test set can help you ensure the stability of your wireless networks while maximizing your customer’s online experience.

BTR Blogs

BTR Senior Editor Carl Weinschenk

The Unbundling End Game

04/01/2015

Cable operators better watch out. The conditions that have kept their bread-and-butter revenue generating business safe and secure are ...

Yassini

White Space and Rouzbeh Yassini's Next Act

03/18/2015

People who have been around the cable industry for a while know Rouzbeh Yassini. Newcomers, however, may not. The short version is that ...

BTR Managing Editor Ron Hendrickson

Gigabit: Bigger Isn't Always Better

03/18/2015 A funny thing happened on the way to gigabit: The little rural telcos grabbed the ball and took off running. Although Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) ...

White Papers & Special Reports

Test, Measurement & Monitoring Grows More Complex…And More Vital, Part II

March 30, 2015 March is Test, Measurement and Monitoring month at Broadband Technology Report. TM&M is among the most important activ...

Test, Measurement & Monitoring Grows More Complex…And More Vital, Part I

March 25, 2015 Test, Measurement and Monitoring always was an important topic for cable operators. It is growing more central as operator...

5 Steps to Solving the TV Everywhere Dilemma for Operators

March 5, 2015 We are in the midst of a massive shift in how and where television viewers access their favorite shows and programming tie...
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Webcasts

DOCSIS 3.1 Update

The new DOCSIS 3.1 spec will bring with it a host of advantages for the cable operator in both speed and bandwidth. However, DOCSIS 3.1 rollouts will not be "plug and play" easy in all cases.

This webcast will be moderated by Ron Hranac and sponsored by Trilithic, Inc.

December 10, 2014
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Expo 2014 Retrospective: A Roadmap for Technology in 2015

Now that we've all had a little time to digest the many events and technologies of SCTE Cable-Tec EXPO 2014, what trends emerge as the hot topics to watch in the coming year? Join BTR Managing Editor Ron Hendrickson and a panel of experts as they run down the trends and pick out the key takeaways from this year's show in a Special Event Webcast.

November 4, 2014
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Featured Hangout

Three Technologies, One Conversation

October 28, 2014

Join BTR in an exclusive Google Hangout for a wide-ranging 30-minute informal discussion of the latest in multiscreen video, home gateways, and testing/monitoring of DOCSIS 3.1 and fiber networks.
Sponsored by Alticast, Hitron Technologies, SCTE, and VeEX.

Featured Podcast

Cox's Guy McCormick on QoS and QoE

November 5, 2014

Listen as Carl Weinschenk, Senior Editor for Broadband Technology Report, and Guy McCormick, Cox Communications' Senior Vice President of Engineering, discuss QoS and QoE.

Watch BTR'S Tech Breakfast - Prepping the Plant for DOCSIS 3.1

Are you getting ready for DOSCIS 3.1?

Watch BTR and its panel of experts as we explore preparations and planning inside the plant for the introduction of DOCSIS 3.1 in the coming years. Tune in and see BTR contributing writer and Cisco Technical Leader Ron Hranac moderate a forum of industry veterans.

Watch the presentation

 

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