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Local distribution for interactive multimedia TV to the home
Author(s): Dale D. Harman; Gang Huang; Gi-Hong Im; Mai-Huong Nguyen; J. J. Werner; Michael K. Wong
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Paper Abstract

This paper discusses a local distribution system for interactive multimedia TV (IMTV) to the home. The network architecture considered here id fiber to the curb, and local distribution of the IMTV signals to and from the home is provided on telephone wiring and coaxial cable. The downstream IMTV channel, from the curb to the home, operates at a data rate of 51.84 Mb/s, and the upstream channel, from the home to the curb, operates at a data rate of 1.62 Mb/s.

Paper Details

Date Published: 14 March 1995
PDF: 13 pages
Proc. SPIE 2417, Multimedia Computing and Networking 1995, (14 March 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.206054
Show Author Affiliations
Dale D. Harman, AT&T Bell Labs. (United States)
Gang Huang, AT&T Bell Labs. (United States)
Gi-Hong Im, AT&T Bell Labs. (United States)
Mai-Huong Nguyen, AT&T Bell Labs. (United States)
J. J. Werner, AT&T Bell Labs. (United States)
Michael K. Wong, AT&T Bell Labs. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2417:
Multimedia Computing and Networking 1995
Arturo A. Rodriguez; Jacek Maitan, Editor(s)

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