In a physical, mechanical network like HFC, the signal path is easily corrupted. Eliminating impairments in the upstream keeps the lines of communication between the customer premise and the operator open – and subscribers happy! Understanding how to keep the upstream path trouble free is a critical skill for all field technicians.
Join Tom Gorman, industry veteran, former SCTE Chairman, and founder/president of opXL, LLC., as he shares methods for finding and eliminating upstream ingress and tips for incorporating automated systems into a monitoring and maintenance plan in this installment of Best Practices: Upstream Troubleshooting.
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