At least 15% of customer service calls are Wi-Fi related, says CableLabs’ Luther Smith.
Today at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), NCTA – The Internet & Television Association, CableLabs and Cable Europe introduced the cable industry’s vision for delivering 10 gigabit networks, or 10G.
Liberty Global and CableLabs are to join the MulteFire Alliance consortium – an independent organisation that’s looking to develop next generation wireless technology.
CableLabs has revealed a new project designed to deliver even higher upstream Gigabit services of up to 10 Gbps symmetrical on 1 GHz HFC networks with the potential for even higher performance above 1 GHz.
CableLabs President and CEO Phil McKinney has said the organisation is taking the next steps of its evolution.
CableLabs has certified five new DOCSIS 3.1 cable modems. Product from Askey, Castlenet, Netgear, Technicolor and Ubee Interactive has all received approval from the technical centre.
CableLabs has opened product certification for DOCSIS 3.1 equipment.
OTT services meet a need for customers and from the standpoint of the cable industry it is “working to get it all in one place”, according to Phil McKinney, president and CEO, CableLabs.
A new IPTV innovations lab is being established in Louisville, Colorado by CableLabs, using equipment and software supplied by Cisco. The announcement was made at the CableLabs Winter Conference, currently being held in Atlanta.
CableLabs has announced the completion of its DOCSIS 3.1 PHY (physical layer) and MULPI (MAC and Upper Layer Protocol) specifications.