DOCSIS 3.1 - A New Generation of Cable Technology
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 applications, positioning them to be the providers of choice in their markets.
In late October, CableLabs announced the availability of the DOCSIS 3.1 PHY (physical layer) and MULPI (MAC and Upper Layer Protocol) specifications. The specifications represent the combined work of a large consortium of cable industry stakeholders.
New cable DOCSIS 3.1 equipment passes first interoperability test to keep industry on schedule to deliver multi-Gbps connections to the home LOUISVILLE, Colo. (Dec. 16, 2014) – Six technology companies completed the first successful interoperability test of DOCSIS 3.1 products for a new generation of high-speed hardware that can deliver up to 10 Gbps broadband speeds on Hybrid Fiber-Coax (HFC) networks, CableLabs…
Following a commitment made at the recent SCTE Cable Tec Expo 14, CableLabs has opened vendor registration for the first DOCSIS 3.1 Interop to be held during the week of December 1 in Louisville, CO. Interoperability Events, when offered by CableLabs, provide vendors with the opportunity to test their products in a multi-vendor environment and/or with CableLabs-provided testing platforms. Interested vendors may obtain…