Cisco has teamed with Cox Communications to deploy the Cox DOCSIS 3.0-based Ultimate Internet service, with up to 50 Mbps downstream, to its customers in Rhode Island. Cox is also offering its New England business customers a new premium package with the DOCSIS 3.0 technology, offering enhanced support for corporate e-mail, online research and Web-based business applications.

Cox deployed its Ultimate Internet service package with Cisco DOCSIS 3.0 technologies in additional markets earlier this year, including Lafayette Parish, LA; Northern Virginia; and Palos Verdes, CA. Cox is using the Cisco DOCSIS 3.0 solution portfolio, which includes the Cisco uBR10012 Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS) and Cisco DPC3000 cable modems.

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