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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

HDMI Corner: Navigate Noise & Voltage When Vaulting to 4K/60

DPL Labs tests the integrity of an HDMI 5-volt line, which is the lifeblood of HDMI and ‘should never be messed with.’

Jeff Boccaccio · November 10, 2016

HDMI Corner: Making the Jump to 4K? Here’s How to Stick the Landing

Manufacturers and integrators alike are tripping over themselves trying to ‘make the jump’ to high-speed 4K transmission.

Jeff Boccaccio · October 10, 2016

HDMI Corner: Moving Multiroom HDMI Signals over IP

IP video distribution is like any other distribution system except instead of using HDMI cable, fiber or balun, it operates over an Ethernet network.

Jeff Boccaccio · August 10, 2016

HDMI Corner: What We Learned Talking to Major Manufacturers in China

DPL Labs witnessed firsthand the impact of China’s manufacturing community at the great Global Sources Electronics tradeshow in Hong Kong in April.

Jeff Boccaccio · June 29, 2016

HDMI Corner: 4K UHD Issues Are Beginning to Roll In

We are finally seeing true 4K 18Gbps content arriving, with in-field infrastructures not being able to support it.

Jeff Boccaccio · May 19, 2016

HDMI Corner: How to Meet Multiroom Challenges via RF Modulation

While RF modulation does have some drawbacks, it has some really cool advantages as well. Read on to learn just how this works.

Jeff Boccaccio · May 05, 2016

HDMI Corner: Avoid Surprises with Legacy Cables and 4K 60Hz

The expansion to 18Gbps provides integrators with a choice: do the necessary tests with your legacy cables in the field, or leave yourself open to new challenges.

Jeff Boccaccio · March 29, 2016

HDMI Corner: Can Fiber Really Go the Distance?

As the interface demands more bandwidth, integrators need to invest in robust and reliable transmission lines. Fiber-optic cable, an active cable product, is slowly becoming a bigger player for long-distance applications.

Jeff Boccaccio · March 16, 2016

Unearthing New HDMI Facts, Real-World Answers

Jeff Boccaccio, president of DPL Labs, looks back on the year, including a new testing process for 4K and HDR.

Jeff Boccaccio · December 09, 2015

The Science Behind ‘Active’ HDMI Cables: Part 1

HDMI 2.0 has forced many to look at new and current active cable devices, not only for bandwidth, but also for length and cable size. In the first of a three-part series, we define the term “active HDMI cable” and what makes them tick.

Jeff Boccaccio · February 06, 2014