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Ellis, Leslie
September 2006
CED;Sep2006, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p24
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The article reports on the applications of OpenCable Applications Platform(OCAP) in cable systems in the U.S. OCAP are used for cable set-up boxes and digital cable-ready televisions. Technological initiatives such as downloadable conditional access systems and the monitor app are found to be significantly related to OCAP. The chief role of monitor app is to manage shared and individual resources within an OCAP-based device. Tips on choosing an OCAP test market are presented.


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