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
Although it’s not quite ready for Broadway yet, Full Duplex DOCSIS 3.1 is earning favorable reviews in its early tryouts and may soon advance to the big stage. Phil McKinney was interviewed by Light Reading.
Tamara Chuang, Tech Reporter at The Denver Post, blogs about the UpRamp Fiterator, the CableLabs accelerator that focuses on deals, not demo days.