Cisco CMTs Offers 'Unlimited' Scalability

Baumgartner, Jeff
November 2000
Multichannel News;11/20/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 47, p102
Reports on Cisco Systems Inc.'s introduction of the 'uBR10012 Universal Broadband Router,' a 'carrier-class' cable-modem termination system designed to aggregate voice and data traffic on the edge of cable networks. Basis on the Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification 1.1. standard; Other vendors with similar products.


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