CableLabs to Test Tighter Ties with Euro Counterpart
CableLabs and Cable Europe Labs have committed to a closer and more extensive working relationship under a memorandum of understanding (MOU). The MOU establishes a one-year trial program by which the two cable research and development organizations might develop...
The agreement expands upon informal coordination over the past several years, including such collaboration as EuroDOCSIS 3.0 and EuroPacketCable, as well as alignment in certification programs and standards initiatives. Under the terms of the MOU, CableLabs and Cable Europe Labs will each identify certain technical initiatives in which the other organization can more directly participate and contribute.
In an effort to foster further collaboration, the laboratories will hold two joint summits annually to focus on mutually agreed upon technologies or projects. The forthcoming summits will see both staff and members of both labs converging to share best practices and latest technologies.