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Telco provided transport for the CATV industry
Author(s): Joseph Finn
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Paper Abstract

Regulatory restrictions effectively limit Telco participation in CATV to transport service. The use of fiber optics for CATV transport is now economically viable. Having a large embedded fiber network and extensive experience, NYNEX investigated the opportunity of providing a CATV transport service. While pursuing the development of a tariffed service based on AM transmission we encountered technical and operational obstacles as well as a reluctance by the CATV industry to use Telco transport.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 February 1992
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 1578, Fiber Networks for Telephony and CATV, (1 February 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.134953
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Joseph Finn, NYNEX (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1578:
Fiber Networks for Telephony and CATV
Lynn D. Hutcheson; Howard L. Lemberg, Editor(s)

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