Cablevision Unwraps Free Wi-Fi

Medford, Cassimir
September 2008
Red Herring;9/4/2008, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the completion by Bethpage, New York-based Cablevision of its largest free mesh Wi-Fi network in the U.S. The cable operator is spending $300 million on a mesh Wi-Fi network that will eventually cover commercial and other high traffic areas in its region. In choosing to invest in Wi-Fi, Cablevision is cementing its reputation since its rivals have invested about $2.7 billion in Clearwire, a WiMax wireless network operator.


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