That dispute involved the question of whether local franchising authorities in Portland could force AT&T to open up its cable modem
platforms to competing Internet service providers.
MegaModem, with download speeds of up to 3Mbps,--twice as fast as standard cable modem
or DSL--was designed for customers that demand more from their cable modem
This RG reference design builds upon TI's DOCSIS 1.1 silicon and software, and incorporates TI's TurboDOX software, which increases the upstream capacity and performance of the cable modem
The Dutch cable operator Casema is to deploy a new version of Lucent Technologies' CableConnect cable modem
As a part of Comporium continuing its promise to offer customers faster Internet connections, all fiber and cable modem
customers in Lancaster and York Counties have had their speeds increased over the summer and early fall.
However, having a high-speed cable modem
like the new NETGEAR CM600 (which supports 24 download bonded channels simultaneously) means that you have a fatter pipe for Internet traffic as compared to your neighbors with a cable modem
that only supports four download bonded channels.
Sharing the cable modem
over the network means someone can be doing online banking while someone else visits Nickelodeon's Website.
The court concluded the Cable Act prohibits collecting a franchise fee on cable modem
services and other non-cable services.
Performance bottlenecks slow cable modem
and DSL speeds to as low as i megabit per second, far below their speed limits.
For OEMs developing broadband communications solutions, TI's advanced signal processing-based silicon and software platforms deliver the optimal performance, lower power consumption, and system level integration required to rapidly deploy differentiated next generation products for cable modems
, digital subscriber line (xDSL) modems, integrated access devices (IADs), Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) gateways, carrier infrastructure, and home and office wireless networking.
The first cable modem
in the line is the DOXport 1110ED, which is based on Com21's latest cable modem
platform that was recently certified by US Cablelabs as DOCSIS 1.0 compliant and DOCSIS 1.1.
NTL will sell cable modems
with ethernet cards for 170 pounds ($275) and offer an unlimited internet connection for 40 pounds ($65) per month.