Dan Gledhill, SVP of Broadband Operations at Harmonic, discusses the future of fiber to the home with insight into how to optimize the network to offer high-speed services with an improved in-home experience for subscribers. Watch the interview to learn about unique approaches to expanding fiber, accelerating deployment timelines and lowering costs, as well as insight into navigating the BEAD program, the DOCSIS impact on fiber, and proven strategies for broadband service providers to differentiate their services.
Dan Gledhill, Senior Vice President of Business Operations, joined Harmonic in March 2023 to lead the company’s fiber broadband initiatives. Dan has over a decade of experience in the telecommunications sector having run the sales and solutions group for Vecima spanning its acquisition of the 10G EPON portfolio from Nokia. Prior, he supported hundreds of regional internet providers across the United States as an account representative for ARRIS & Motorola. Mr. Gledhill holds bachelor’s degrees in Material Science & Engineering from Columbia University and Physics from Colgate University.
With a strong background in both business journalism and technology research, Alan has covered the cable, telecom, broadband, media, and consumer electronics markets as an editor and analyst for more than 30 years, including the past 17 years for Light and Heavy Reading. A New York City native, Alan is now based in Ontario, Canada.