cable telephone

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cable telephone

A voice over IP (VoIP) telephone service provided by a cable TV company. It uses the same cable that provides television service, but requires that the subscriber's phones be attached to cable adapters for hookup to the cable. See cable TV, VoIP and triple play.
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The Strategis Group projects total annual cable telephony equipment revenue to increase from about $485 million in 2000 to almost $3 billion in 2005.
com/reports/c54695) has announced the addition of The Worldwide Market for Cable Telephony Services to their offering.
Arris, a Nortel Networks/ANTEC (Nasdaq: ANTC) venture company, and the leader in the cable telephony equipment market, today announced Cornerstone Super Access Solutions, designed to provide Internet Protocol (IP) telephony, high-speed data, and video services to millions of potential new subscribers.
In Fitch's opinion, the most significant factors driving the RGU growth in 2006 are the cable MSOs ability to scale their cable telephony business coupled with the increasing importance of the triple play service bundle.
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The scale of this erosion, which is expected to reach a total of approximately 6 million, representing cable telephony net additions in 2006 of more than 3 million, has increased with the widespread availability of cable telephony and its associated multi-service bundles.
Patent Office covering its digital cable telephony and cable data transport technology which operates on the new Hybrid Fiber/Coax (HFC) networks being deployed by telephone companies, cable companies, and electric utilities.
The growing success of cable telephony is consistent with its increasing availability.
At the Siemens booth (#3222), visitors can see IMMXpress demonstrations of cable telephony and interactive television.
The VoIP Report (3rd Edition)" published in April of 2006, provides detailed analysis of 55 VoIP providers and nine "Carriers to Watch," including ILECs, CLECs, cable telephony, IM telephony, PC-to-PC telephony, pure-play VoIP and wholesale providers.
The cable industry's ability to scale cable telephony business is the most significant factor driving RGU growth.
By the end of 2006 a significant portion of households within Embarq's service territory will have access to a cable telephony service.