NCTA Sets Technical Sessions


The National Cable & Telecommunications Association announced the topics of the seven technical sessions that will anchor the technology agenda of its May 2-5 National Show in New Orleans.

The sessions are: "The Road to VOD: Network Design for Efficient On-Demand Provisioning and Transport," "Encoding: The Original Digital Transition," "You Can Get There from Here: Building and Leveraging Today's Advanced Cable Systems," "Life Shifting: Component Considerations in Intelligent Home Entertainment Networks," "Clogged Pipes? Using Packet Planning to Keep the System Operating Efficiently," "Freely IP: Using Standards-Based Protocols for Open Applications Development" and "Clearly IP: Seeing the IP-Centric Network Through DOCSIS Eyes."