Game-changing Technology for New Subsea Cables
October 9, 2017

The subsea cable market is booming with approximately $9.8 billion in new cables expected to enter service between 2016 and 2018 driven largely by the cloud. The deployment of a subsea cable of over 10,000 kilometers (km) in length can cost more than $500 million, with multiple investors typically financing… Read More

ANGA COM Takeaway: Technologies That Are Enabling Increased Network Flexibility and Spectral Efficiency
July 1, 2016

By Gaylord Hart Director of MSO Market Segment Recently I attended the ANGA COM Exhibition and Congress in Cologne, Germany, the largest broadband and cable conference in Europe and growing, with over 1800 attendees and 450 exhibitors from 89 countries this year. This conference continues to be a focal point… Read More

It’s All Engineering – All the Time…Plus a Bit of New Orleans Style Hospitality
October 21, 2015

By Gaylord Hart Director of MSO Market Segment Last week, SCTE Cable-Tec Expo was held in New Orleans, a city all cable techies seem to enjoy thanks to its great music and food.  I was there for the full week, and it was a busy one, true to the conference… Read More

The Evolution of Next-Gen Optical Networks: Terabit Super-Channels and Flex-Grid ROADM Architectures
October 22, 2014

By Gaylord Hart Director, CATV Marketing I attended the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo four weeks ago in Denver, where I presented a paper I co-authored with Anuj Malik, also of Infinera.  Our paper, “The Evolution of Next-Gen Optical Networks: Terabit Super-Channels and Flex-Grid ROADM Architectures,” was presented as part of the… Read More

Neutrinos, Photons and a Cable Guy
November 22, 2011

By Pravin Mahajan Director, Corporate Marketing and Messaging Last week, Atlanta, home of Coca Cola and CNN, hosted the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo, an event which drew more than 10,000 attendees. One of them was our very own Cable Guy – the indefatigable Gaylord Hart. I got an opportunity to catch… Read More