Home Networks Rise Higher on Ops' Radar

Iler, David
March 2000
Multichannel News;03/27/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 13, p43
Reports on developments related to cable broadband-enabled wired home networks in the United States. Motorola Broadband Communications Sector's modem equipped with a Home Phoneline Networking Alliance interface; HomeRF and Bluetooth wireless standards; Potential market for home-networking products and services; MediaOne's multiple-IP address service.


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