Comcast Digs Those DTA Devices

Spangler, Todd
April 2011
Multichannel News;4/25/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p24
The article reports on the distribution of Comcast Corp., the biggest cable operator in the U.S., of more than 18 million digital transport adapter (DTA) units to its customers as part of its 1 billion dollar project to eliminate analog cable channels.


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