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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.

In the News

August 8, 2016

What the Broadband Home of the Future May Look Like

Ed Baig of USA Today interviewed Phil McKinney about what a home in the future may look like.

August 3, 2016

LTE-U / Wi-Fi Compromise Plan Viewed as Pragmatic

Rob Alderfer, VP of Technology Policy at CableLabs, views the LTE-U and Wi-Fi compromise plan as being pragmatic and supports moving ahead with testing as soon as possible.  Full details can be read in a Network World article.