- Extending the Life of DOCSIS. // Broadcast & CableSat;11/30/2015, p1
The article focuses on the broadband technology DOCSIS 3.1, developed by the cable industry association CableLabs in order to deal with bandwidth problems for the cable operators.
- Broadband's Rapid Adoption. Johnson, Bradley // Television Week;2/19/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p10
The author reflects on the rapid adoption of broadband in U.S. households. He explains that broadband adoption moved quickly in part because the cable and phone wires needed for service were already largely in place. The author claims that broadband adoption changes how consumers use the...
- UPSTREAM BANDWIDTH AND SYMMETRY. Ellis, Leslie // Multichannel News;8/4/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 30, p23
The author comments on the accusation that the U.S. cable television industry is deliberately precluding people from getting symmetrical broadband speeds. The author explains that the accusation is incorrect. In a bandwidth sense, "symmetric" means the same amount of speed goes toward the...
- How to prepare for video over IP. Compton, Kip // CED;Jan2011, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p14
The article discusses the cable network assessments which should be performed by the cable television broadcasting industry in preparation for internet protocol (IP) video transition. It says that the broadband infrastructure for DOCSIS 3.0 should be upgraded. It tackles the need to reexamine...
- Research. // CableFAX Daily;9/29/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 189, p2
The article reports on a Nielsen/NetRatings study which revealed that 42 percent of U.S. citizens have broadband access at home.
- international SPOTLIGHT. // CED;Mar2008, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p48
The article highlights the telecommunications structure in India. Lack of bandwidth and the high pricing cable modems have been the major problems to the development of Internet over cable in the country. Moreover, the country has been one of the largest television (TV) markets in the world,...
- THE BANDWIDTH MATH OF DUAL MUST-CARRY. Ellis, Leslie // Multichannel News;9/17/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 37, p50
The article explains the process of calculating the bandwidth of a cable system's carrying capacity. According to the author, cable systems built to 750 Megahertz have about 33 digital channels, each of which is six MHz wide and has a total carrying capacity of 38.8 Mbps. The author also...
- Cable Net Ad Sales Up 16% Last Year. Spangler, Todd // Multichannel News;5/3/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p24
The article reports on the increase in advertising spending on national cable network by 16% to 19.1 billion dollars in 2009, while broadcast network advertising decreased to about 10% to 20.2 billion dollars.
- TALKBACK. // Multichannel News;10/8/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 39, p30
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "EAGLE-Net Defends Its Broadband Build," in October 3, 2012 issue, "TWC to Start Charging $3.95 Monthly Cable-Modem Fee for Existing Customers," in the October 2, 2012 issue and "NTIA Seeks Comment...