Topic: distributed access architecture (DAA)
Two of CableLabs' top NFV and SDN experts left the cable industry consortium last month.
The market was bullish in last year's fourth quarter for broadband access equipment revenue, according to a report, but CCAP spending declined.
This year could be the demarcation point for the cable industry's move into virtualization, according to Arris' Chris Busch.
Forces are aligning to make the edge burn red-hot across the telecommunications industry next year.
Comcast's Rob Howald says service providers need to collaborate through open source groups such as ONF in order to be successful.
After a slow start, the cable industry knows it needs to jump into virtualization with both feet, but the question for some time has been: how?