Crafting Cable's Multi-Service Brew

Howald, Robert L.; Zorlu-Ozer, Sebnem; Iyer, Srividya
May 2012
Communications Technology;Q2 2012, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that cable networks are focusing on business services apart from residential services. It states that cable networks are concentrating on large enterprise services apart with small-to-medium businesses (SMBs) and generally offer fiber-based point-to-point active Ethernet. It mentions that cable is looking for business case for access points (APs) in the plant to include Wi-Fi services.


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