Practice Leader, Heavy Reading
As part of the Light Reading/Heavy Reading editorial and research teams, Alan covers the cable, broadband, and video technology and infrastructure markets. In particular, he tracks new cable, video, and broadband access technologies, including DOCSIS 4.0, DAA, Fiber Deep, FTTH, IPTV, streaming video, NG-PON, Wi-Fi, and 5G.
Prior to joining Omdia in 2006, Alan worked as a contributing analyst at Kinetic Strategies and One Touch Intelligence. As a journalist, he worked for Crain’s New York Business, Cable Digital News, Communications Daily, Multichannel News, and Cable World. Alan holds a bachelor's degree in English literature/rhetoric from Binghamton University and a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University.