Happiness is convergence

Caezza, John
April 2005
CED;Apr2005, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p62
Trade Publication
Discusses the benefits to cable operators of migrating to packet-based, demand-oriented Internet Protocol networks in the United States. Integration of voice, video and data infrastructure service; Characteristics and functionality of packet transport network that are necessary to support interactive residential and business services; Importance of the Advanced Transport Network.


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