TITLE

Ops Encourage the Do-It-Yourselfers

AUTHOR(S)
Hogan, Monica
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;12/04/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 49, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the launch of self-installation option for cable modems and digital set-top boxes in the United States. Implication for digital cable and Internet access deployment by multi-system operators; Impact on professional installers; Plan of Comcast Corp. to market Comcast@Home installation kits; Benefits of the option.
ACCESSION #
3846602

 

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