Three Technologies, One Conversation

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. We'll be joined by representatives from three leading technology companies - Alticast, Hitron Technologies and VeEX - all of which were high-scorers in BTR's 2014 Diamonds Technology Reviews. This Google Hangout will be moderated by BTR Founder and Publisher Tim Hermes.

Bookmark this page and be sure to return on October 28 at 3 PM Eastern to watch this informal and unscripted Google Hangout.

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Meet the Speakers:


John Carlucci - Chief Technology Officer, Alticast

John Carlucci is the Chief Technology Officer at Alticast where he leads product and technology development. John is a technology leader and entrepreneur focusing on digital media and communications including networking, digital multimedia, interactive television, content security, graphics, and grid computing. He contributed to the success of industry stalwarts such as Sony, DiviCom/Harmonic, BigBand Networks and Clearleap.


Greg Fisher - Chief Technology Officer, Hitron Technologies

Greg Fisher started Hitron’s branded business in the Americas covering telecommunication providers from Canada/US down to Mexico, Brazil and Chile. As Chief Technology Officer he is focused on product strategy, technical innovation, and providing quality CPE solutions to service providers. Hardware design, software development, technical sales and support are all managed and completed by the Hitron teams.


Cyrille Morelle - CEO/President, VeEX Inc.

Cyrille co-founded VeEX Inc. and has served as VeEX Inc President and Chief Executive Officer since April 2006 and as a member of VeEX Inc board of directors since April 2006.

In his current role at VeEX, Cyrille and his team are responsible for the global operations of VeEX and bringing new innovative testing solutions to the market place. VeEX offers more than 40 products for Broadband, Metro Ethernet, Transport and CATV Service Providers.


About the Sponsors:


Alticast develops advanced end-to-end, multi-screen solutions to enable service providers to quickly and cost-effectively deliver TV Everywhere services, ensuring every consumer a reliable and innovative TV experience. Alticast’s extensive solution offerings consist of STB software, CAS/DRM, Smart UI/UX and Cloud Server, based on non-proprietary software like HTML5, RDK and GEM. Alticast’s unique solutions bring new levels of TV interactivity required by service providers and consumers across the globe to deliver personalized and compelling content securely over broadcast, broadband and mobile platforms.

Hitron Technologies Americas

Hitron Technologies Americas delivers over 3 million DOCSIS products annually to MSOs worldwide to support residential and business class applications. With a world-class manufacturing campus in Suzhou (China), subsidiary in Denver (USA) and regional offices worldwide, Hitron’s global operation spans more than 15 countries with over 1,000 employees.



SCTE is the premier membership organization for technical cable telecommunications professionals. SCTE member benefits, technical training courses, certifications, and information resources focus on providing professionals on every level of the industry with the tools needed to develop and advance their expertise. By connecting members from cable operators and vendors through a wide-range of programs and events, SCTE strengthens relationships and promotes technology-focused thought leadership.


VeEX Inc. develops innovative test solutions for next generation communication networks and services. With a blend of advanced technologies and vast technical expertise, VeEX’s products address all stages of network deployment, maintenance, field service turn-up, and service verification features across DSL, Fiber Optics, CATV/DOCSIS, Mobile, next-generation Transport Network, Fibre Channel, Synchronous and Carrier Ethernet technologies.