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Comcast goes 100 Mbps commercial in Minn/St. Paul — for $370/month!


Comcast has announced the launch of 100 Mbps high-speed Internet services for businesses in Minneapolis/St. Paul.  The asymmetric service (100 Mbps down/15 Mbps up) also includes a bundle of business applications including Microsoft Communication Service, anti-virus software.  And it’s all available at $370 per month..

The speed is made possible by Comcast’s rollout of [...]

Cox DOCSIS 3.0 high-speed cable service delivers – but will your home gear?


Last week, Cox Communications announced the availability of DOCSIS 3.0 high-speed broadband service in the Northern Virginia area. The service is billed to deliver speeds of up to 50 Mbps download and 5 Mbps upload. Preliminary tests have demonstrated those speeds to the router, but home users are likely to get an eye-opening experience [...]

Quick pictures – Cox DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem service


My other piece on Cox DOCSIS 3.0 service:

Cox DOCSIS 3.0 high-speed cable service delivers – but will your home gear?

Some quick and dirty pictures of what I’m using to trial/beta Cox’s 50/5 Mbps DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem service.

Test configuration – Linksys WRT310N router and Cisco DPC3000 DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem


VoIP-ish bits for Thursday, May 7…


Things you might want to know for Thursday, May 7–

Cox comes over with a DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem for trial. Vonage has their Q1 earnings report out (Good look with that…) Yesterday, AudioCodes reported its quarterly earnings; they lost money in the Q1 due to Nortel disintegrating, but no big surprise there.