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Cox set to take fiber to the node, deploy DOCSIS 3.1

Cox Communications CTO Kevin Hart has outlined major changes to his MSO's network, which includes plans to extend fiber to a node-plus-zero configuration and deploy DOCSIS 3.1.

Arris CTO Cloonan: DOCSIS 3.1 utility can be stretched out as far as 2040 with extended spectrum

BOSTON — It's feasible for cable operators to still be running DOCSIS 3.1-powered networks over copper cables as far out as 2040, according to Tom Cloonan, CTO of Arris's network and cloud business.

Arris CEO Stanzione: 'Our customers are going to spend more on network infrastructure'

While one of pay-TV's biggest vendors has struggled amid a wave of consolidation, Arris CEO Bob Stanzione told investors at the Jefferies Technology Conference that his company should profit handsomely in the coming years as demands on cable network infrastructure increase.

Comparing AT&T, Verizon and others on wireline latency, throughput and availability

Through a partnership with Internet measurement and solutions provider Cedexis, FierceTelecom has once again stacked up U.S. carriers including AT&T, Verizon and Consolidated Communications, comparing them across such benchmarks as wireline network latency, throughput and availability.

Cable One deploys FTTH in Mississippi residential development

Cable One plans to spend $250,000 to deploy fiber-to-the-home broadband services in new residential development in Pascagoula, Miss. Shell Landing golf/resort area.

AT&T, Verizon, others warm to dark fiber

A relic of the go-go '90s, dark fiber is once again en vogue, driven by emerging services such as small cell backhaul, data center connectivity and the FCC's E-Rate program.

Arris handling modem DNS issue with firmware update

Arris said it's addressing a vulnerability in its SurfBoard 6141 DOCSIS 3.0 modems with a firmware update.

Suddenlink announces its latest 1-gig expansion: New Bern, N.C.

Mid-sized cable companies continue making sizable investments to expand the capabilities of their networks and stave off competition from fiber, and Suddenlink is no exception.

Cisco restructures engineering around cloud and IoT as service provider chief Ahuja departs

Cisco, the No. 2 cable network vendor, has announced a major restructuring to its engineering unit under CEO Chuck Robbins.

Altice to deploy Arris E6000 edge router in France, expand use for Suddenlink

Arris said that Altice NV has deployed its DOCSIS 3.1-enabling E6000 converged cable access platform (CCAP) within its SFR unit in France.
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