Set-top waiver requests gathering momentum

November 2006
CED;Nov2006, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the request of Charter Communications Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc. for the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to waive a ban on the distribution of digital set-tops with integrated security. These companies complain about the technical and compatibility issues related to CableCARDs. The waiver is intended to stop the introduction of these digital set-tops in the market.


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