Enterprise makes cable connection

Korzeniowski, Paul
August 1998
PC Week;08/03/98, Vol. 15 Issue 31, p84
Trade Publication
Focuses on cable modems in 1998. The promise of higher access speeds at lower prices than dial-up connections; Projections for cable modem sales from The Strategis Group Inc.; Efforts by cable suppliers to update their infrastructure to support two-way communications; How the cost of the updates has limited the availability of cable modem services; The Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification standard for interoperability.


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