ANSI OKs DOCSIS 3.1 Specs

The American National Standards Institute has approved several SCTE standards relating to DOCSIS 3.1, including: ANSI/SCTE 220-1 2016 ...

It was the best of times; it was the worst of times ... but mostly it was just confusing.
It was the best of times; it was the worst of times ... but mostly it was just confusing.

The American National Standards Institute has approve several SCTE standards relating to DOCSIS 3.1, including:

  • ANSI/SCTE 220-1 2016, "DOCSIS 3.1 Part 1: Physical Layer Specification"
  • ANSI/SCTE 220-2 2016, "DOCSIS 3.1 Part 2: MAC and Upper Layer Protocols Interface"
  • ANSI/SCTE 220-3 2016, "DOCSIS 3.1 Part 3: Cable Modem Operations Support System Interface-Specification"
  • ANSI/SCTE 220-4 2016, "DOCSIS 3.1 Part 4: CCAP Operations Support System Interface Specification"
  • ANSI/SCTE 220-5 2016, "DOCSIS 3.1 Part 5: Security Specification"

The standards are part of the DOCSIS family of specifications. In particular, this series of standards defines the fifth generation of high-speed data-over-cable systems. The standards were developed for the benefit of the cable industry, and include contributions by operators and vendors from North America, Europe, and other regions.

The standards are available at http://www.scte.org/SCTE/Standards/Download/SCTE/Standards/Download_SCTE_Standards.aspx.

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