Cogeco Cable Canada (TSX:CCA) has launched its DOCSIS 3.0-based Turbo 20, Ultimate 30 and Ultimate 60 High Speed Internet (HSI) packages in Gravenhurst and Parry, Ontario. The three packages, named for their respective downstream speeds, will continue to be rolled … Continue reading
Time Warner Cable‘s (NYSE:TWC) third quarter financials served as a vehicle for retiring CEO Glenn Britt to begin his goodbyes, demonstrated the effects of the company’s programming disputes earlier this year, and fueled the speculation that there could be a … Continue reading
TraceSpan Communications has introduced a DOCSIS 3.0 multi-layer analyzer designed to support 16 bonded downstream channels. The D-CABLE Xpert 5300 is a protocol analyzer intended to provide visibility into the DOCSIS network and equipment, including network topology as well as … Continue reading
CableLabs as announced the availability of its DOCSIS 3.1 PHY (physical layer) and MULPI (MAC and Upper Layer Protocol) specifications. The full specifications are available for download at http://www.cablelabs.com/cablemodem/specifications/specifications31.html.
At the DOCSIS Symposium at SCTE Cable Tec-Expo, CableLabs shared the details of the DOCSIS 3.1 specifications. DOCSIS 3.1 is intended to enable a new generation of cable services and help operators continue to meet consumer demand for high-speed connections … Continue reading
Suddenlink announced earlier this month that it will acquire Northland Communications‘ cable systems in Gun Barrel City, Flint and New Caney, Texas. But the company has been no stranger to the news of late. Over the past several months, the … Continue reading
Electroline has announced the release of its third generation of WiFi over DOCSIS 3.0 platform, the AeroQAM3. Carrying data over a DOCSIS 3.0 backhaul, the hotspot is designed to support fixed, nomad or mobile data transfer. In addition to functioning … Continue reading
According to Infonetics Research, shipments of DOCSIS 3.0 CPE in the second quarter of 2013 outweighed those for DOCSIS 2.0. Fixed LTE gateways also did well, particularly in the Middle East, Africa, the Philippines, and other areas of Southeast Asia. … Continue reading
The cable industry is looking forward to DOCSIS 3.1, which features new modulation schemes, expansive channel bonding and other advances. The bottom line is that the next iteration of DOCSIS will provide heaps of additional capacity in both the upstream … Continue reading
According to Infonetics Research, the CMTS and edge QAM markets are down, but the CCAP market is looking up. The research house says channel capacity is rising while equipment prices per channel are dropping; good news for cable operators, but … Continue reading
SMC Networks has selected the MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL) MxL265 Full-Spectrum Capture (FSC) digital cable front-end receiver for its new family of DOCSIS 3.0 cable modems and gateways. First in SMC’s new 16×4 cable gateway family, the Veloxite D3G1604W, recently achieved certification … Continue reading
Cogeco Cable (TSX:CCA) has launched its Turbo 20, Ultimate 40 and Ultimate 60 High Speed Internet (HSI) packages in Bécancour, Québec. The three packages are powered by DOCSIS 3.0 and will continue to be rolled out gradually throughout Cogeco’s territory.
Pace (LSE:PIC) announced its first deployment resulting from its global partnership agreement with TiVo (NASDAQ:TIVO). GCI (NASDAQ:GNCMA) in Alaska is rolling out the Pace XG1 Multi-tuner Video Gateway with TiVo Advanced User Interface platform. It’s designed to provide linear TV, … Continue reading