TITLE

Keeping up with CableLabs

AUTHOR(S)
Baumgartner, Jeff
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
CED;Jul2005, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on upcoming projects of CableLabs Inc., disclosed at a media briefing. A panel of key cable executives shed more light on the industry's plans for downloadable conditional access systems for digital set-tops and televisions. CableLabs is also developing a new version of the software PacketCable that will incorporate support for mobile voice services and place more attention on SIP-enabled devices such as videophones. Company engineering executives also discussed DOCSIS 1.0, an emerging CableLabs specification that will use "channel bonding" techniques to boost speeds to 100 Mbps and higher.
ACCESSION #
17587216

 

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