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Comcast starts field test of Docsis 3.1

Wednesday 18 March 2015 | 14:27 CET | News
Comcast has started testing Doscsis 3.1 in the field and aims to offer broadband at over 1 Gbps on a large scale from 2016. Comcast Vice President of Access Architecture Jorge Salinger confirmed the tests at the Cable Next-Gen Technologies and Strategies conference in Denver, Light Reading reports. "The target for us is to be in the field establishing network readiness in 2015," he said. "Our overall goal is to be able to deploy Docsis 3.1 and gigabit-per-second in a broad scale starting in 2016." According to Salinger, the test involves OFDM signals running over one of its networks, in one

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