IP Cable zone

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    CES 2015: Industry braces itself for rise of Ultra HD

    Shipments of 4K UHD displays are projected to reach four million units in 2015, marking a 208% increase over 2014, according to the CEA’s semi-annual industry report released today at the 2015 International CES. The study finds one-third of consumers (33%) may purchase a 4K Ultra-High Definition TV within the next three years, while almost...
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    CableLabs cook up new DOCSIS 3.1

    CableLabs, the nonprofit research and development consortium for the cable industry, today announced the availability of its DOCSIS 3.1 PHY (physical layer) and MULPI (MAC and Upper Layer Protocol) specifications. DOCSIS 3.1 technology will enable a new generation of cable services and help operators continue to meet consumer demand for high speed connections and sophisticated...
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    Time Warner Cable to buy DukeNet

    It has been announced that Time Warner Cable and Duke Energy have entered into a formal agreement to buy fiber optic network provider DukeNet Communications for USD 600 million in cash, including the repayment of debt. The transaction, which is expected to close in the first quarter of 2014, is subject to various customary closing...

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