Comcast Opens Up Wideband

Haugsted, Linda
April 2008
Multichannel News;4/7/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 14, p3
The article reports on the launching of the wideband service by Comcast Corp. in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota. The technology allows download speeds of up to 50 Megabits per second and uploads at 5 Mbps and its afforded by a technical standard known as DOCSIS 3.0. According to Mitch Bowling, Comcast's senior vice president and general manager of high-speed Internet, with the extreme high-speed Internet service the users will be able to download movies, music, and television shows faster.


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