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  1. Comcast's Ralph Roberts Dies at 95

    Online Articles

    Sat, 20 Jun 2015

    Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) Founder and Chairman ..... Philadelphia. He was 95. Roberts founded Comcast in 1963 with the purchase of a 1,200-subscriber cable system in Tupelo, MS. Comcast said in a statement: "Ralph was a born

  2. Three Questions with Comcast's Eric Schaefer

    Online Articles

    Wed, 24 Jun 2015

    Comcast 's senior vice president and general manager of communication, data and mobility services, Eric Schaefer, chats with BTR

  1. Comcast Ethernet Connects Cobb County

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    Thu, 4 Jun 2015

    Cultural Affairs Department has selected Comcast 's Business Ethernet services to connect ..... and will benefit from the network, Comcast says. In the past, Cobb County staff ..... Ethernet Virtual Private Lines over HFC from Comcast and has selected a fiber-based 100 Mbps

  2. Comcast Biz, ARRIS to Gig Up NASCAR Tracks

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    Fri, 29 May 2015

    Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) Business will provide 1 Gbps Ethernet connections to ..... Speedway, New Hampshire Motor Speedway and Richmond International Raceway. Comcast Business will work with APXnet and ARRIS (NASDAQ: ARRS ) to deliver Internet

  3. Comcast Hires Nike Digital Tech Exec

    Online Articles

    Wed, 3 Jun 2015

    Comcast Cable has hired Chris Satchell, most recently consumer technology officer ..... track record of creating products that consumers love," said Neil Smit, Comcast Cable's president and CEO. "Chris and his team will work across the

  4. Comcast Names Two CA VPs

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    Mon, 18 May 2015

    Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) has named two operations executives ..... regional vice president of technical operations for Comcast California. Herider will oversee 770 employees and all aspects of Comcast 's operations in the East Bay and North Bay of

  5. Comcast Accelerates 2-Gig Plans

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    Thu, 21 May 2015

    Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) is ramping up its FTTH ..... are expected to go live later this year. Comcast previously announced Gigabit Pro plans ..... Colorado and Houston. In addition, Comcast is currently testing DOCSIS 3.1, with

  6. Baltimore Tech Hub Taps Comcast Biz

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    Wed, 27 May 2015

    Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) Business has been named the exclusive network services ..... business services designed to scale up to 10 Gbps. As part of the agreement, Comcast Business installed a 1 Gbps Ethernet Dedicated Internet line capable of

  7. Comcast , TWC Call It Off

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    Fri, 24 Apr 2015

    It's official: Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) and Time Warner Cable ..... and the U.S. Department of Justice. Comcast announced this morning that the TWC merger ..... have been terminated. In a statement, Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian L. Roberts wrote

  8. Comcast Plans Double-Gig in Florida

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    Tue, 21 Apr 2015

    Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) announced plans to offer residential ..... home (FTTH). It will be offered broadly across Comcast 's Florida service area beginning next month. In addition, Comcast plans to offer a multi-gigabit fiber service through


Test & Measurement in a Multiscreen World

The provision of any service/anywhere presents test and measurement challenges for cable operators that mix the old and the new. In this webinar, the first of two focusing on test and measurement in July, we examine how operators can ensure that their multiscreen service rollouts proceed smoothly and maintain the expected quality of experience. You’ll hear recommendations specific to the latest adaptive bit rate (ABR) and encoder boundary point (EBP) specifications, particularly around alignment and drift, as well as recommendations for packaging files together for testing of alignment prior to origin.  You’ll also discover the important role RF test continues to play in premises certification, leakage and ingress detection, and avoiding interference among the subscribers’ various devices.

( July 14, 2015 / 02:00 PM

INTX 2015: The Cable Show Branches Out

The old NCTA Cable Show has morphed into INTX, the Internet and Television Exposition. What's new? What's not? What's it all mean?  Join BTR Publisher Tim Hermes and Managing Editor Ron Hendrickson for a discussion of the tech, trends and buzz at this year's INTX in Chicago.

May 14, 2015

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.

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