TITLE

DOCSIS 3.0's Transformative Moment

AUTHOR(S)
Dahlquist, John
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Multichannel News;6/28/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 26, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses the role of National Broadband Plan promotion to bring 100 Megabits per second data services to 100 million homes. The author says that the cable industry transforms the nation's household and economy through advanced Internet connectivity with DOCSIS 3.0 technology, which will provide households with 100-Mbps data speeds. He adds that the cable industry is ready to support broadband plan initiatives which is intended to stimulate in the economy of the U.S.
ACCESSION #
57953274

 

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