To a Gigabit - and Beyond

October 2010
Multichannel News;10/18/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 39, p16
The article discusses the effort of the cable television operators in the U.S. to seek ways to deliver data in the Gigabit-bandwidth. It states that Comcast Corp. and Time Warner Cable Inc. have started to test a prototype equipment based on data over cable service interface specification (DOCSIS) 3.0 telecommunication standard. Meanwhile, CableLabs has undertaken a broadband initiative to use advanced media access control (MAC) in transmitting data over coaxial cable.


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