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Arris expands DOCSIS 3.1 range

Cable technology provider Arris has expanded its range of DOCSIS 3.1 high-speed broadband devices and has launched a partner development programme to open up its Touchstone platform to software development partners.  Arris has expanded its range of DOCSIS 3.1 modems, broadband gateways, and telephony gateways with the addition of three new devcies. The Arris TG3442 […]

TDC taps Vlavi for DOCSIS 3.1 upgrade

Denmark’s TDC Group has tapped Vlavi – formerly JDSU – to provide field-testing equipment for the upgrade of its network to support DOCSIS 3.1 services. Vlavi will provide its OneExpert ONX-620 CATV signal analysis meter as the core of the field test platform to support a nationwide upgrade of TDC’s HFC cable network, which provides […]

Comcast begins trial of DOCSIS 3.1 in Chicago

US cable giant Comcast is to begin trialling 1Gbps internet services in the Chicago area using DOCSIS 3.1 technology. Comcast said that the introduction of DOCSIS 3.1 – the latest iteration of the DOCSIS standard for delivering data over hybrid fibre-coax cable networks – marks a major step forward in the delivery of ultra-fast broadband. […]

Cisco unveils Full Duplex DOCSIS reference design

Cisco has unveiled a reference design for Full Duplex DOCSIS, the latest iteration of the cable broadband technology that is designed to deliver fibre-type speeds over hybrid fibre-coax networks. Cisco says that the technology will enable cable operators to deliver multi-gigabit speeds over their HFC networks, enabling the deployment of new services such as 4K […]

DNA claims DOCSIS 3.1 speed record

Finnish cable and telecom operator DNA has claimed a European speed record for DOCSIS 3.1-based broadband as it launches the new platform. The operator said it achieved a speed of 3.055gbps at the launch of its next-generation DNA Valokuitu Plus fibre-rich cable network. DNA has said it will bring broadband speeds of up to 1Gpbs […]

CableLabs hails symmetrical multi-Gigabit DOCSIS development

Cable technology standards body CableLabs has begun work on a new technology initiative to support symmetrical multi-Gigabit services. CableLabs used last week’s winter conference in Orlando to unveil plans for a ‘Full Duplex’ DOCSIS technology, tapping techniques currently used by wireless networks to combine upstream and downstream bandwidth rather than having a dedicated upstream channel. […]

Broadcom hails certification of DOCSIS 3.1 CPE

A number of DOCSIS 3.1 products based on Broadcom’s BCM3390 cable modem silicon have achieved certification, according to the company. Broadcom said that CableLabs, the US-based cable technology body responsible for certification, had performed testing on a number of Broadcom-powered modems and residential gateways to ensure full compatibility between DOCSIS modem and cable infrastructure products […]

Celeno unveils fast WiFi integration with ST DOCSIS 3.1 chip

WiFi chipset provider Celeno Communications has unveiled a cable gateway reference design developed with STMicroelectronics that integrates Celeno’s CL2440 standards-based 4×4 802.11ac Wave 2 is fully integrated with ST’s STiD325 (Barcelona) DOCSIS 3.1 chip. According to Celeno, the product is designed to help cable operators deliver multi-Gbps services at home with super-fast WiFi and Quality […]

Liberty Global launches new WiFi gateway

Liberty Global has launched a new WiFi and telephony gateway, which will be deployed across its European operations, delivering broadband speeds of up to 1Gbps across its existing EuroDOCSIS 3.0 platform. The new WiFi and telephony gateway is now available to Telenet customers in Belgium and UPC customers in Romania and will be introduced by […]

Arris unveils DOCSIS 3.1 modems

Technology provider Arris has unveiled its first DOCSIS 3.1 cable modems for operators and retailers in the US market. Arris is launching two devices – the Touchstone CM8200, a modem capable of delivering 5Gbps downstream and 2Gbps upstream that is aimed at the service provider market, and the SURFboard SB8200, a device with similar capabilities […]