Cisco's Concept Modem Hits 1 Gigabit
- CMTS Vendors See Light on the Horizon. Brown, Karen // Multichannel News;8/11/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 32, p43
Focuses on difficulties faced by cable-modem termination system (CMTS) market in the U.S. as of August 11, 2003. Revelation that Cisco Systems Inc. forms the leading supplier of CMTS in North America; Performance of Cisco's CMTS business in the second quarter of 2003; Expectation of substantial...
- Tag Switching. // Network Dictionary;2007, p477
A definition of the term "tag switching" is presented. Also called label switching, tag switching was originally introduced by Cisco Systems. It uses tags containing forwarding information. Tag switching uses routers that sit on the periphery of the network and make forwarding decisions for all...
- Boosting CMTS Performance. // Communications Technology;Jun2004, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p92
The article presents information about MC28U Broadband Processing Engine developed by Cisco Systems Inc. It is a line card designed for the company's Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS) router. According to Cisco, the card will provide the 17,000 VXRs in service today with a 10-fold...
- Shared Cable Modem. // Network Dictionary;2007, p438
A definition of the term "Shared Cable Modem" is presented. It refers to a single cable modem servicing multiple Customer Premise Equipment (CPE). It is associated with multiple subscriber/accounts and is administered in the User Registrar Admin UI through a neighborhood.
- Access Registrar. // Network Dictionary;2007, p18
A definition of the term "Access Registrar," which provides RADIUS services to DOCSIS cable modems for the deployment of high-speed data services in a one-way cable plant, is presented.
- Telecommunications 2001. // Fortune;4/30/2001, Vol. 143 Issue 9, pS2
The article provides a perspective on the efficiency of advanced communications networks in the telecommunications industry. It also discusses the reliability of communications networks in initiating an alliance of initiative by telecommunications equipment manufacturers and service providers....
- Cisco Builds on Borderless Network Vision with New Catalyst Switches. Talbot, Chris // Channel Insider;3/17/2010, p1
The article reports on the launch of a low- to mid-end switching platform by Cisco System Inc. It notes that the Borderless Network vision with a refresh of its Catalyst 2000 and 3000 lines will attract customers that previously balked at buying their gear because of cost considerations. Rob...
- Content Delivery. // Communications Technology;Jan2007, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p43
The article evaluates Cisco Systems' Cisco Content Delivery System.
- Cisco gets 1.1-qualification nod. // CED;Mar2002, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p10
Evaluates the Cisco Systems' uBR7246 cable modem termination system by Cisco company. Rate of the product for DOCSIS 1.1 qualification; Impact of the rate of the system to the portfolio of the company; Statement of John Mattson, director of marketing for cable business unit in Cisco, concerning...