TITLE

Shrinking Modem Margins Could Spark Consolidation

AUTHOR(S)
Baumgartner, Jeff
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/14/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 20, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the decrease in cable-modem margins in the United States. Comments of cable-modem vendors on the problem; Forecasts on the consolidation among vendors selling equipment certified for Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS) 1.0; Percentage of DOCSIS-based modems shipped during the fourth quarter.
ACCESSION #
5153354

 

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