ARRIS (NASDAQ:ARRS) recently released a software upgrade to enable IPv6 support for more than 4 million ARRIS TG852/862 wireless gateways currently deployed across the Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) broadband network. ARRIS says the upgrade is helping make Xfinity Internet one of the … Continue reading
On Nov. 18, the Internet Society updated its World IPv6 Launch measurements, reporting that Comcast‘s (NASDAQ:CMCSA) IPv6 deployment is now the largest worldwide with 32 autonomous system numbers (ASNs) deployed. Also, the MSO’s IPv6 deployment has grown from less than … Continue reading
The SCTE has approved SCTE 140 2013, “Cable Modem IPv4 and IPv6 eRouter Specification.” The standard defines a core set of features to enable multiple subscriber devices to gain access to operator provided high-speed data service using DOCSIS. The core … Continue reading
Suddenlink has launched its High Speed Internet MAX 107.0 service in Rocky Mount, NC, and surrounding communities. MAX 107.0 features a download speed up to 107 Mbps and an upload speed up to 5 Mbps. The service was initially launched … Continue reading
The cable industry, by all indications, is doing a good job of transitioning to IPv6. Indeed, the new addressing scheme – which creates an almost limitless number of IP addresses – has systematically been implemented by MSOs, especially at the … Continue reading
Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) has launched IPv6 across Washington state and Arizona. The residential deployment is native dual-stack.
Jones/NCTI has added two new online courses: RPO Online and IPv6 Fundamentals. The new courses bring the company’s new and updated course offerings for 2013 to nine, with more planned before the end of the year. The Return Path Operations … Continue reading
NETGEAR (NASDAQ:NTGR) and Swedish cable operator Com Hem announced the launch and deployment of the new NETGEAR EuroDOCSIS 3.0 N600 WiFi with Voice cable gateway (CG3700EMR). The CG3700EMR is a voice and WiFi gateway designed to offer both wired and … Continue reading
Toledo, OH-based Buckeye CableSystem is planning to upgrade to the latest version of Broadband Command Center from Incognito Software to activate and provision voice and data services for its approximately 130,000 subscribers, both to add and maintain users on its … Continue reading
IPv6 and advanced home networking are perceived as occupying two sides of the cable industry’s to-do list: The new addressing scheme is a chore that has to be done to maintain the health of operators’ broadband businesses. It is not … Continue reading
It is impossible to identify precisely what the next steps are for the industry on IPv6 deployment because, naturally, each operator is in a different stage of its evolution, each faces a different situation in its systems, and each has … Continue reading
The long – very long – development and implementation of IPv6 is entering a new phase. While the most fundamental architectural issue was decided upon long ago, the industry still faces a great deal of work and a number of … Continue reading
Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) has enabled IPv6 functionality on its entire ARRIS (NASDAQ:ARRS) C4 CMTS footprint. The C4 CMTS is designed to support IPv6 features including options for the IPv6 interior gateway protocol (IGP), prefix delegation and prefix stability, and others.