Must-have reports on the subtleties of the newest information technologiesDeveloped by ATaamp;T in the late 1930s, coaxial cable allows the transmission of higher volumes of data than the copper wires used by telephone systems. ... The first credited cable television system deployed for this purpose was in the town of Lansford (Pennsylvania) in ... This model was to become the basis for future cable television systems across the country (Cicorra, et al., 1999). ... As of 2006, more than 65 million households subscribe to one form of cable television (NCTA , 2005).
|Title||:||Communication Technology Update, 10/e|
|Author||:||August E. Grant, Jennifer H. Meadows|
|Publisher||:||Taylor & Francis - 2006-06-21|