How COVID-19 Catalyzed the Network

    Wednesday, October 14, 2020: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM EDT

    Speaker(s)

    Speaker
    Bruce Barker Jr.
    Vice President, Capacity Engineering
    Comcast Cable
    Moderator
    Ed Marchetti
    SVP, Customer Experience / Field Operations
    Comcast
    Speaker
    John Ulm
    Engineering Fellow, Broadband Systems
    CommScope
    Speaker
    John Downey
    Sr. CMTS Technical Leader
    Cisco Systems - CABU

    Description

    If there’s one topic that shines brightest amid the pandemic’s destructive path, it is how operators responded to what were demand surges of +30% for Internet capacity. This session, featuring (deeply) involved technologists from Comcast, Cisco and CommScope, looks into the impact of what was a year’s worth of bandwidth growth in a two-week interval, and imparts some handy pro tips when dealing with severely congested networks. Also considered: Long-term traffic forecasting, RF spectrum management, capacity-focused fiber-deep/distributed access architecture implementation, prescriptive node segmentation, advanced tools/reporting, and focused capacity augmentation.

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