Standards evolve from best practices and industry consensus, and a new document that identifies best practices for Dynamic Spectrum Management (DSM), the ATIS Dynamic Spectrum Management Technical Report Issue 2, is an important step forward. In most parts of the world, fixed broadband service providers have renewed their commitment to DSL and indefinitely deferred significant investment in alternative fixed technologies such as FTTH.
I first met John Cioffi around 10 years ago when we worked together on a National Science Foundation project to improve the United States research and development capability in communications technology.
I immediately respected him as a technologist, a leader, and as a person. In particular, I was impressed that he had found a way to make high-speed broadband available on existing copper-based networks at much longer loop lengths than was previously possible.
On behalf of everyone at ASSIA, I’m delighted to welcome China Telecom Jiangsu to our growing list of customers worldwide.
China Telecom Jiangsu has begun to use ASSIA DSL Expresse software to manage millions of DSLs across Jiangsu Province as part of its continuing effort to provide the best possible service to its customers.
The explosion in the popularity of Internet applications and bandwidth-intensive services, such as IPTV or OTT content, as well as the dramatic increase in the number of in-home internet connected devices, continues to create a huge demand for high-speed broadband. Today’s tech-savvy consumer expects and demands always-on, fast and reliable Internet connectivity. Continue reading