Cable & Telecom

SCTE launches drive for new energy, operations standards

- EXTON, PA - The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) is developing three new standards and recommended practices designed to support business continuity and improve energy management efforts for cable system operators.The projects, which have been issued by the SCTE Standards Program, address energy and operations areas such as business continuity and disaster recovery, DC powering, and carbon data management. The projects are:- ‘Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery for Network Operators’, a study of best practices to prepare for and respond to natural and manmade disasters that may result in widespread network outages.  The project is to be chaired by...