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Jeff Boccaccio

Jeff Boccaccio

Jeff Boccaccio is president of DPL Labs. Jeff can be reached at info@dpllabs.com.

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Jeff's Latest Posts

48G Testing for Active & Passive HDMI Cables Gets Complex

As integrators prepare for all of the new and exciting features 48G has to offer, it is important to research what exactly cabling companies are testing.

Jeff Boccaccio · November 24, 2020

HDMI Corner: Examining Emissions & Excessive Noise on the Inside

DPL Labs has been noticing issues with HDMI signals, but instead of it being a channel issue, it seems the cables could be the culprit.

Jeff Boccaccio · October 19, 2020

Pre-Tests, Design Reviews Critical for 48G HDMI Cables

While many companies are claiming 48G throughput, DPL Labs has seen mixed results so far in its testing.

Jeff Boccaccio · September 03, 2020

HDMI 48G Rollout on Rise; Interoperability, EQ Issues Remain

While 48G active HDMI products are starting to show great test results, interoperability issues are cropping up for what appears to be no real reason.

Jeff Boccaccio · June 11, 2020

HDMI Rev 2.0 Cables Are Unlikely to Pass Rev 2.1 Tests

Integrators would be wise to question how HDMI Rev. 2.1 will affect their businesses, especially with preliminary tests showing inconsistencies between manufacturers.

Jeff Boccaccio · May 20, 2020

Boccaccio: First Contact with 48G Already Unearthing Anomalies

While it will take some time to understand the capabilities of new test instruments, early DPL Labs assessments show signs of trouble with 48G cables.

Jeff Boccaccio · March 05, 2020

Samsung Certification Paves Way for Rev. 2.1 Analysis

Samsung has been granted the first 8K Ultra HD Rev 2.1 HDMI certification, which may help clear the bottleneck for line testing.

Jeff Boccaccio · February 03, 2020

Where is HDMI 2.1 Spec? Time Domain Tests May Hold the Answer

Are AV professionals looking at a repeat of what happened when HDMI Rev. 2.0 was released? Jeff Boccaccio of DPL Labs weighs in.

Jeff Boccaccio · January 15, 2020

Can You Avoid Ripping Out Older HDMI Cabling?

While it may not be possible to salvage old HDMI cables, Jeff Boccaccio believes new solutions are on the way.

Jeff Boccaccio · December 10, 2019

Do You Know the Differences in AOC Fiber Types?

Jeff Boccaccio details the differences between Discrete AOC (DAOC) and Wave Division Multiplex AOC (WAOC) so integrators know what they are buying and installing.

Jeff Boccaccio · October 28, 2019