SCTE/ISBE said engineering and operations pros from Cable ONE, Charter Communications and Comcast will head to Philadelphia next week to compete in the “IP Challenge” finals, which will test their knowledge of Internet Protocol technologies, including IPv6.
The final, sponsored by Cisco Systems, is set for Monday, Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. ET, and will feature three rounds of Jeopardy-style questions, and one found of equipment configuration and troubleshooting.
Here are this year’s finalists:
-Robert Peiers, Cable ONE (Defending Champion)
-Viktor Bialou, Comcast
-James Guidry, Charter Communications
-Cody Hall, Cable ONE
-John Holt, Charter Communications
-Alexander Morong, Cable ONE
-Zack Stricker, Cable ONE
-Kevin Troub, Cable ONE
-Douglas VanGessel, Cable ONE
Each finalist is getting a full conference pass for the show. The IP Challenge winner will receive one full conference pass to Cisco Live and one full conference pass to next year’s Cable-Tec Expo and a chance to defend the title.