Tech Papers Picked for Cable-Tec Expo

Lightreading | June 10, 2019

Tech Papers Picked for Cable-Tec Expo
Eighty-four organizations representing cable operators, technology vendors and other organizations authored 264 abstracts across a most-ever 11 categories, underscoring Expo’s increasing role as a pivot of innovation, thought leadership and applied science. Selected submissions will be used to program the Fall Technical Forum a joint production of SCTE ,ISBE, NCTA and CableLabs as well as content in the Innovation Theater in the exhibit hall. This year’s technical tracks are Wireline Access Network; Wireless Access Network; Converging Access Networks; Internet of Things; Business Services; Operational Transformation; Virtualization & Cloud; Security; AI, Machine Learning & Data Analytics; Innovation Across Technologies; and Video Services.

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The cloud may have moved from hot new trend to established IT solution in the past half decade, but that has not stopped it being the world’s biggest draw for investment venture capitalists looking to get into the tech market, according to a new report from Deloitte. The survey showed that cloud computing has managed to hold onto its spot at the top of the tech investment ladder for three years in a row, with a significant confidence rating of 4.18 out of a possible 5, delivered by respondents from 10 of the biggest investment organisations. While the cloud remains on top at the moment, there are signs that other areas of the market could be rising to prominence, including the IoT (internet of things) and mobility. And it is worth noting that both of these emerging areas are intrinsically linked to an underlying cloud infrastructure, which is, doubtlessly, helping to prop up confidence in this area.

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