A Demonstration of Speed
- Cox Offers Self-Install Modem Option. Hogan, Monica // Multichannel News;02/12/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p33
Reports on the offer of Cox Communications Inc. of self-install cable modems in the United States. Inclusion of self-installation kits; Three options available to consumers; Plan to roll out self installed option in all systems at the end of the year.
- Cable Flips the Switch. Dickson, Glen // Broadcasting & Cable;4/24/2006, Vol. 136 Issue 17, p92
Discusses switched broadcast by cable television operators and its impact on bandwidth. Effect of switched broadcast on television programming; Action taken by Cox Communications to reclaim bandwidth; Overview of the switched-broadcast technology of Scientific-Atlanta.
- Camiant CEO: Ops Hot for Multimedia. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;8/23/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 34, p37
Deals with the importance of the Packet-Cable Multimedia (PCMM) from bandwidth-allocation server vendor Camiant Inc. to cable television companies. Specification for PCMM that was released by the Cable Television Laboratories; Information on some of the applications of the PCMM for cable...
- Time Buy on Trio's Side in Philly. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;11/18/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 46, p8
Reports that arts network Trio has bought a 90-minute block on Fox Broadcast Network's Philadelphia affiliate. Programs that Trio will air during the slot on December 14, 2002; Advantages of airing the programs to Trio; Purpose for which Trio will screen a toll-free number during the slot;...
- 'The island' goes global. Brech, Poppy // Marketing (00253650);10/31/2002, p18
Reports on the marketing strategy of Qatar-based Arabic television channel, Al Jazeera, which has emerged as a serious player on the global media stage. Viewership of the channel in Great Britain; Revenue sources of the channel; Benefits of broadcasting Al Qaida chief Osama Bin Laden's tapes to...
- Modems' success simply standard procedure. O'Shea, Dan // Telephony;1/8/96, Vol. 230 Issue 2, p32
Discusses issues facing the establishment of acceptable standards for cable modems. Implications for the cable television industry; Proposals concerning cable modem standards; Issue of interoperability.
- IS HIGH-SPEED HIGH RISK? // CED;Aug2001 Supplement, Vol. 27, p26
Focuses on the impact of high-speed cable modem service on cable systems operators in the United States. Efforts of High Speed Access Corp. to ease concerns over the high-speed service; Assessment of consolidations in the industry; Contention on the business failure to ISP Channel. INSET:...
- Mounting the home-based customer on the Net. Flanigan, James // Indianapolis Business Journal;5/20/96, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p10B
Focuses on the technical breakthrough brought by modems to cable television companies. Expansion of ability to access the Internet; Impact on stock markets; Investments of cable companies.
- Cable modem spec nearly finished. Lambert, Peter // Inter@ctive Week;2/10/97, Vol. 4 Issue 3, pI-1
Reports that the interoperable cable modem purchasing specification is nearing completion and will be issued by the consortium of cable operators Multimedia Cable Network Systems (MCNS) at the National Cable Show on March 17 to 19, 1997 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Modem and chip makers committed...