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cable modem

An internet modem that communicates over the television cable, which can allow a continuously “live” Internet connection and transfer rates of ± 1.5 Mbps
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The announced CMTS chipset from Broadcom includes the BCM3215 QAMLink(R) octal downstream DOCSIS modular CMTS (M-CMTS(TM)) core media access controller (MAC) and the BCM3216 QAMLink DOCSIS 3.
Global CMTS port shipments hit record levels once again in 1Q12, reaching 412K, up 28% from the year-ago first quarter, as MSOs continue to purchase more downstream and upstream CMTS capacity to deliver DOCSIS 3.
The ARRIS CMTS platforms - the C4 and C4c CMTS and E6000 CER -- allow operators to:
CMTS revenue is not keeping pace with port shipments because revenue per downstream continues to drop (down 31% in 2011), as more high-density downstream-only cards are introduced and as the market continues to shift towards license-based upgrades in regions outside North America
Flexible Downstream to Upstream Ratio - unlike the traditional CMTS with fixed downstream to upstream ratio, the C10G has separate downstream and upstream modules.
C3(TM) CMTS, configured for commercial services applications
ADC is adroitly positioning itself by integrating packet telephony into its Cuda CMTS and FastFlow service fulfillment products.
NASDAQ:BBND) today announced that its Modular CMTS (M-CMTS) solution won a product of the year designation at this year's Cable & Satellite International (CSI) Awards.
We are very pleased with the cost-efficient and operationally simple solution that the ARRIS C4 CMTS platform brings us in being able to ensure that none of our customers see any degradation or termination of service.
The BigBand BEQ, the other half of the BigBand M- CMTS platform, is based on the widely-deployed BigBand BME used by the company in its switched broadcast and video-on-demand solutions.
BigBand's solution has allowed us to roll out high-speed Internet services at a significantly lower cost than would've been incurred by a rollout with integrated CMTS from other vendors," said Stefan van Dijk, manager at Multikabel.
Massillon is one of a growing list of cable operators worldwide to upgrade to an integrated CMTS (I-CMTS) solution as a way to meet increasing online traffic demands.