Dueling With Dual-Carriage Concerns

February 2008
Multichannel News;2/25/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p39
The author reflects on various challenges affecting the small television cable systems in the U.S. He asserts that broadcast-signal carriage is the most heavily regulated area of cable. These small cable operators must deal how to deliver the big cable systems such as the ABC, CBS, NBC, and Fox through the help of digital television (DTV) and high-definition television transmission. They also need to figure out how to comply with mandated dual carriage and other changes in the regulations.


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