Tuesday, May 1, 2007

ARRIS Demonstrates Wideband DOCSIS for China

ARRIS announced the availability of its next generation wideband data and video delivery system at a conference in Beijing. The solution is designed to assist Chinese cable operators to deliver digital video IP VOD and Ultra High Speed Data service. The ARRIS D5 Universal Edge QAM is used in combination with the C4 CMTS and Touchstone Wideband modems to deliver broadcast video, on-demand video and video over DOCSIS as well as bi-directional wideband data at over 120 Mbps.

ARRIS said it is working closely with national cable operator China Cable Network (CCN) in a SARFT-sponsored trial in Hainan province in one of the first such IP Video over broadband trials in China.