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SCTE•ISBE working group to innovate node housing interfaces


EXTON, PA — The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE), in conjunction with its global arm, the International Society of Broadband Experts (ISBE), has created a new Generic Access Platform working group within the SCTE•ISBE Standards program to promote technical innovation in node housing interfaces.The Generic Access Platform (GAP) project, conducted within the Interface Practices Subcommittee (IPS), is intended to develop standardized physical, thermal, mechanical and electrical interfaces for node housings or families of node housings, SCTE•ISBE said in a news release.The GAP project is being chaired by two engineers from Charter Communications and the working group’s members will include...