Time Warner Cable tests 'Xtreme' Road Runner tier

June 2003
CED;Jun2003, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on Time Warner Cable's (TWC) testing of Road Runner Xtreme, a cable modem service tier. Time Warner's optimism that a group of power users will upgrade to the higher level of service; Test markets for the cable modem; Speed capability of the cable modem.


Related Articles

  • Time Warner Taps Pioneer For Aggressive Box Rollout. Baumgartner, Jeff // Multichannel News;08/07/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 32, p39 

    Reports on the purchase of digital set-top boxes by Time Warner cable from Pioneer New Media Technologies Inc. Number of Voyager set-top units; Value of the deal; Terms of the purchase contract.

  • Pace Micro lands Time Warner order. Menezes, Bill // Multichannel News;11/22/99, Vol. 20 Issue 48, p10 

    Reports on the winning of a contract to supply advanced digital set-top boxes to Time Warner Cable by Pace Micro Technology plc. Pace's entry into the United States cable market; Customized boxes configuration to Time Warner's `Pegasus' set-top platform; Pace's digital deployment.

  • SeaChange in Syracuse, Austin. G.D. // Broadcasting & Cable;07/07/97, Vol. 127 Issue 28, p46 

    Reports that SeaChange International has installed its SPOT digital ad insertion systems in Time Warner's cable television systems in Syracuse, New York and Austin, Texas. Description of the units.

  • Time Warner Deal Is Ericsson's Big Break. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;01/15/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p51 

    Reports on Time Warner Cable's purchase of cable modems from Ericsson, giving the Swedish-based electronics firm its first significant United States cable deal. Ericsson's shipment of the 'PipeRider HM200c' cable modems to Time Warner's Florida system; Features of the cable modem.

  • Report: Better cable boxes key to subscribers' hearts. Grossman, Andrew // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;5/7/2002, Vol. 373 Issue 17, p4 

    Reports the need to develop advanced digital set-top boxes for cable industry subscribers in New Orleans, Louisiana. Features of the advanced digital cable boxes; Advantages of advanced cable boxes; Impact of advanced services on competition.

  • Box Competitors Chip Away at Duopoly. Brown, Karen // Multichannel News;12/9/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 49, p15A 

    Discusses the status of the market for cable set-top boxes for high definition television in the U.S. as of December 2002. Existing market competitors that provide these equipment; Market share commanded by them; Volumes of the boxes manufactured by these companies.

  • Cable and computers will compare notes in Calif. Scully, Sean // Broadcasting & Cable;10/18/93, Vol. 123 Issue 42, p34 

    Reports on the mass demonstration of cable-related computer products by different companies at the Western Cable Show from December 1-3, 1993 in Anaheim. Use of the asynchronous transfer mode technology; Interoperability issues; Demonstrations orchestrated by CableLabs.

  • Thank you FCC.  // Broadcast Engineering;Aug98, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p20 

    Reports on the United States Federal Communications Commission's adoption of rules allowing consumer cable devices to be sold at retail. Possibility that the hidden costs of cable will go down; Consumer Electronics Manufacturers Association president Gary Shapiro's view that the decision will...

  • Combining apples and oranges. Pinkham., Rick // Telephony;1/24/94, Vol. 226 Issue 4, p32 

    Provides a description of a cable television (CATV) headend as well as a depiction of how such facilities will change in the future as the conversion to digital services and telecommunications occurs. Functions of a CATV headend; Concepts of modulation; Collection of satellite signals; Types of...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics