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ARRIS Delivers Hourly Booth Presentations and Seven Technical Papers at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo in Orlando
Cable Technology Leader Addresses Industry's Urgent Needs Including HFC Bandwidth Expansion, Multiscreen Solutions, and Delivering the Ultimate Consumer Experience

SUWANEE, Ga., Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ARRIS Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRS) a global innovator in broadband media technology, will show how it can assist cable service providers deliver massive increases in bandwidth and transition to converged IP services, while reducing Opex and Capex to achieve their business objectives. ARRIS solutions will be located in Booth #2802 at the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers' (SCTE) Cable-Tec Expo®, in Orlando, October 16-19, 2012. 

Following is a list of ARRIS executives conducting booth presentations in Booth #2802:

Tom Cloonan -- CTO Network Solutions
Todd Kessler -- VP CMTS Products
Jeff Brooks -- VP Assurance Product Management
Ron Miller -- VP, Video CPE Product Management
Xavier Denis -- Director, Product Management  

"How to Increase Bandwidth While Lowering Costs"-- Todd Kessler, VP CMTS Products, 2:30pm Wednesday and 3:00pm Thursday

"The Future of Quality of Experience Monitoring" -- Tom Cloonan, CTO Network Solutions, 3:00pm Wednesday and 2:00pm Thursday

"How Automated Outage Management Can Improve Customer Satisfaction" -- Jeff Brooks, VP Assurance Product Management, 3:30pm Wednesday and 1:00pm Thursday

"Acquire, Retain, and Monetize; it's a Whole Home Solution" -- Ron Miller, VP, Video CPE Product  Management,  4:30pm Wednesday and 12:00pm Thursday

"Driving the future of Multi-Screen advertising" -- Xavier Denis, Director, Product Management, 5:00pm on Wednesday and 11:00am on Thursday

"How to Implement an IP Video Strategy that Maximizes Cash Flow"-- Jeff Brooks, VP, Assurance Product Management,, 5:30pm Wednesday and 3:30pm Thursday

Additionally, ARRIS maintains its strong commitment to support the industry's education and best-practices efforts with eight engineers and executives selected to present technical papers during the show's educational workshops and sessions as follows:

"Reviewing Cloud-Based versus Home Gateway-Based IP Migration Strategies" will be presented by ARRIS CTO Charles Cheevers during the workshop session "Great Ways to Migrate: Making the Move all IP Video" Tuesday, October 16, 1:15-2:30 and Friday, October 19, 4:00-5:15

"DOCSIS Unlimited" will be presented byZoran Maricevic during the workshop session "Plant Evolution via RFoG-A Graceful Way to Expand Capacity and Transition to the Next Generation Network," Thursday, October 18, 11:00-12:15

"PON Unlimited" will be presented by Bill Dawson during the workshop session "Plant Evolution via RFoG-A Graceful Way to Expand Capacity and Transition to the Next Generation Network" Thursday, October 18, 11:00-12:15

"Emerging Video Coding and Streaming Technologies" will be presented by Santhana Chari, during the workshop session "Advanced Encoding for an Untethered World" Thursday, October 18, 11:00-12:15 and Friday, October 19, 4:00-5:15

"When "All Digital" requires "All Analog" Performance: Preparing the Access Network for Next Generation QAM Formats" will be presented by Venk Mutalik during the workshop session "Is Your Network Capable of Handling the Next Generation of Services?" Thursday, October 18, 8:00-9:15 and Friday, October 19, 2:30-3:45

"HFC Spectrum Planning in the Era of the HSD Bandwidth Explosion" will be presented by CTO Tom Cloonan, during the workshop session "Slaying the Bandwidth Consumption Monster" Thursday, October 18, 9:30-10:45 and Friday, October 19, 1:00-2:15

"What is…WiFi?" Expo Workshop will be presented by Jerry Patton Thursday, October 18, 11:00- 12:15 and Friday, October 19, 4:00-5:15

Sandy Howe will moderate the Expo Workshop Session "Bandwidth Hunger Games" Tuesday, October 16, 2:45-4:00 and Thursday, October 18, 11:00-12:15

For more information about ARRIS activities or expert availability at the SCTE EXPO 2012, visit:
and for more info on technical papers, visit:


ARRIS is a global communications technology company specializing in the design, engineering and supply of communications and IP technologies that support broadband services for residential and business customers around the world. The company supplies broadband operators with the tools and platforms they need to deliver and monitor advanced video, data and voice subscriber services, including whole home video across multiple screens, ultra high-speed data, personalized advertising and carrier-grade telephony.  Headquartered near Atlanta, in Suwanee, Georgia, USA, ARRIS has R&D centers in Beaverton, OR; Chicago, IL; Cork, Ireland; Kirkland, WA; Redwood City, CA; Shenzhen, China; State College, PA; Tel Aviv, Israel; Wallingford, CT and Waltham, MA, and operates support and sales offices throughout the world. Information about ARRIS products and services can be found at




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