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.
The Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA®) announced the 12 individuals for the organization’s Outstanding Contributions Awards including Amol Bhagwat and Darshak Thakore from CableLabs. Read DLNA’s full release here.
Leading CableLabs’ NFV and SDN efforts, Don Clarke explains key role of open source and updates efforts to virtualize the home network in this video interview with Light Reading.