This document contains the slides for the live webcast.
Cisco expert Ron Weaver covered basic PNC operation, focusing on decoder management and service creation using a lab system. He also went through the steps of authorizing and managing decoders, creating and scrambling services, and allowing decoders to access the service.
How to access using the GUI
How to create a program or virtual channel
- Adding services - Adding tiers to the program - How to scramble the program
Decoder operation - Adding decoders to the database - Decoder profiles - How to authorize and deauthorize a decoder - Searching the decoder database
Open discussion on PNC operation
Ron Weaver is the tech lead for the DMN team in the Cisco Technical Assistance Center located in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Ron is responsible for supporting the DMN products for broadcasters, which include encoders, decoders, muxes, and control systems. He has worked for Cisco for 32 years, with 20 of those years working with digital video products and systems. Before joining the company, he spent four years in the air force, where he received his training in electronics.