Opencable – Opening Soon (2000)

By Don Dulchinos, Cable Television Laboratories

An overview of the OpenCable project is presented, from its inception to the current status. The OpenCable process is described, along with its success in enabling the participation of multiple MSOs, traditional cable vendor companies, and non-traditional cable vendors from the consumer electronics industry. Recent interoperability testing is described which suggests that several vendor companies are likely to be certified OpenCable compliant in the next few months. Finally, some thoughts are offered on future developments.

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