The market imperative to cable IP migration

Brooks, Jeff
September 2011
CED;Sep2011, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p14
Trade Publication
The article reports on the migration of cable companies to Internet Protocol (IP) technology. It discusses several approaches in IP delivery implementation which include IP home, overlay network, and hybrid distribution network. It states that by using IP technology, operators open opportunities to new revenue sources. It adds that cable companies' migration to IP will make them the leading providers of broadband services and subscription television (TV).


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