20587 - SCTE Broadband Feb2020 COMPLETE v3

Contents 3
SCTE in Focus 4
Don't miss the SCTE Spring Lecture 6
Unveil new fibre trends 6
SCTE 75th anniversary at the Tower of London 8
Be part of the SCTE's 75th Anniversary brochure 9
Make your nominations for the SCTE awards 9
Fibre in focus 10
Take the SCTE membership survey! 11
Don't miss DVB World 2020 12
Satellite in view 12
Full speed ahead for SCTE Summer Lecture 13
To 10G and beyond 14
Networking success for SCTE Benelux Annual Dinner 16
Benelux Spring Lecture on transmission and security 16
5G vs extended HFC... the next fibre challenge? 16
SCTE Benelux Karting Grand Prix 18
Launch of new website 18
New CEO of Tele Columbus AG 20
CityFibre buys FibreNation and increases rollout plans 20
International digital TV standard 22
Virtual broadband connections to pass 500 billion by 2025 22
Spring expands access-agnostic approach 24
Dark fibre for Commsworld 24
Ten key trends for 2020 26
Airband celebrates apprenticeship success 28
Virtual programming to exploit content libraries 30
Making Connectivity 'Cool'! 32
Wi-Fi 6E and the Smart Media Device. The Key Technology Building Blocks of Change in the Future Home 38
Digital Video Solutions. The IP Evolution of Broadcasting 42
An Eye on IBC 46
Practical Steps to Migrate TV Broadcast to Modern Streaming 52
Considerations for Migration to a DWDM Network 60
The Flavours of Android for TV and Their Business Implications: Part Two 66
From the archive 72
ANGA COM Storms into 2020 82
'World-first' video unified packaging and encryption of DASH and HLS 86
Cables for FTTX and 5G networks 87
Fibre optic tools in focus 87
Towards 10G 88
Processing and monitoring 88
Cloud playout model 89
Signal localisation 90
Future-ready infrastructure 90
Voice controls for set-top boxes 91
Smart WiFi 'mesh' solution 92
Video streaming 94
'World's first dual-band WiFi 6 front-end module' 94
Service Finder 95
Diary Dates 2020 98