DOCSIS 3.1 promises 10x capacity throughput and a range of technical benefits for cable providers and users alike. Examine the advantages, the hurdles to implementation, and what you need to consider to prepare your network for a DOCSIS upgrade in this complimentary white paper.
Service introduction velocity for operators has been an ongoing subject for many years. The ability to introduce any new service is the ability to define new products and generate new revenues. Some of the most significant developments in service orchestration, Software Defined Networks (SDN) and their relationships with Network Function Virtualization (NFV), are beginning to … Continue reading "New Service Roll-out Series: Decreasing New Services Time-to-Market with SDN and NFV"
Firmware management can be a hectic and highly stressful event — from people at home experiencing service interruptions, to network administrators and engineers working long hours to ensure that updates are rolled out according to plan.
Are you making the most of your existing Broadband Command Center investment? If you're relying on homegrown solutions or poorly integrated add-ons to manage DHCP lease data, fraud, or firmware updates, you may not be maximizing the available efficiencies the solution provides. Worse yet, you could actually contribute to extra strain on the DHCP service. Maximize your investment with three extensions that optimize DHCP performance.
Worldwide, concerns over Internet-based crimes are growing. To combat illegal activities, service providers are required to comply with regional lawful interception regulations. Central Lease Service is a Broadband Command Center extension that makes it easy to simplify lawful interception requests by making it easy to map an IP address back to a specific subscriber.
Subscribers today expect to be connected at all times with exceptional service quality. For communication service providers operating in high-density, urban environments, multi-dwelling units (MDUs) are a big cause for concern. How can you guarantee a high WiFi QoE for your MDU subscribers when you can’t control the factors influencing their service?
Robust, easily accessible Internet is no longer optional for businesses — it’s a necessity. From large workforces looking for reliable ways to collaborate wirelessly to small-to-medium businesses offering WiFi to their staff and customers, businesses are increasingly looking for service providers that offer reliable managed WiFi solutions. How can you ensure a seamless WiFi experience for your business customers without driving up operational costs?
A Devicescape survey reported that 88% of customers see WiFi as a commodity that should be available everywhere, all the time. To meet this demand, service providers have deployed public WiFi hotspots to add value to their existing service packages. But how can service providers ensure that public WiFi hotspots are running at optimal performance? The major challenges, configuration best practices, and continual optimization techniques are explored.
Ensure the best WiFi service quality in high-density environments with a remote device management solution that enables automatic interference detection, advanced analytics, and intelligent responses to network changes.
Learn why cable and wireline operators alike are adopting TR-069 worldwide, with TR-069-enabled customer devices numbering more than 147 million in 2012.