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Cox Communications & CableLabs to Speak at Light Reading's Cable Virtualization Breakfast at SCTE/ISBE Cable-Tec Expo


New York, NY , July 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Light Reading ( is hosting a special breakfast roundtable session, Virtualizing the Cable Architecture, on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 in Atlanta, right before the SCTE/ISBE Cable-Tec Expo opening general session. Leading cable technologists will discuss the industry's early trials and pilot programs with SDN and NFV, the virtualization business use cases they are exploring, the results they are seeing so far and the challenges they must still overcome to bring virtualization to life.

Alan Breznick, Light Reading's Cable/Video Practice Leader and Heavy Reading analyst, will moderate the event. Featured speakers include Don Clarke, Principal Architect of Network Technologies at CableLabs and Jeff Finkelstein, Executive Director of Advanced Technology at Cox Communications.

Topics that will be covered include:

• Virtualization




• Distributed Access Architecture (DAA)

• Virtual CCAP


• Orchestration

 "We are going to tackle the main challenges that cable operators are encountering or may encounter as they seek to virtualize their network equipment, functions and services," Breznick said. "But then we will go beyond these challenges and talk about how cablecos can make virtualization solutions work for them in the real world."      

The Virtualizing the Cable Architecture roundtable session is free to attend for all SCTE/ISBE Cable-Tec Expo registrants. To register for the event, visit

Virtualizing the Cable Architecture is sponsored by Amdocs, Casa Systems, Incognito and Intraway.

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