Re: OT: Cable modem deployment

Paul Kincaid-Smith ( (no email) )
Thu, 02 Jul 1998 10:48:08 PDT

@Home ( is gaining momentum in the cable space. ( Post.Office and InterMail)
recently struck a deal with @Home to provide mail servers for the entire
@Home cable-internet and TV set top box network. Look for a joint press
release within 30 days.

You can find a description of @Home's network architecture at

At 09:07 AM 7/2/98 -0700, Sheryl Stover wrote:
>I worked for quite a while with Hybrid Networks
>( and their CyberMaster2000 Series equipment
>for the cable head-end and the end-user. They're one of the oldest
>cable modem/cable internet hardware manufacturers around, and have
>lines of both two-way and phone return (PRCI) systems.
>Com21 ( also offers a full solution of both
>consumer and head end hardware and software.
>The National Cable Television Assocation ( has,
>in the past, had a lot of good information about new cable internet
>products and features as they become available.
>On Thu, 2 Jul 1998, Danny Sinang wrote:
>: Hello.
>: A cable company here wants to offer internet access. They'll be
talking with
>: us regarding the internet stuff, but I don't know anything about
>: modems and the other equipment that the cable company would need in
>: it.
>: Can anyone point me to a site that would explain things ?
>: Thanks.
>: Danny Sinang

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