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Ubiquitous Broadband Connectivity for All

Bringing the concepts of Anything, Anywhere, and Anytime together.

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WE'VE CREATED A POWERFUL TECHNOLOGY.

It's a magic carpet that enables people to ride and to move around...
except some people cannot get on the carpet.

Broadband connectivity is an essential component of life.

“It’s every citizen’s right. Not on the basis of subsidization or social welfare…that’s not the point.”

Empowered |Enabled | Available | Affordable

Dr. Rouzbeh Yassini
Cable’s Modem Man Looks Back. And Ahead.
02/16/2018 by Stewart Schley
Publications

Most Recent Articles and Archives Written on Broadband Progress

Connecting West Virginia

March 8th, 2016|

West Virginia Executive “Connecting West Virginia” By Samantha Cart “Over the last decade, high-speed internet has become a necessity in business, education and health care.” West Virginia leaders and legislators continue to push [...]

Why Broadband Needs a Broader Vision

December 1st, 2015|

Broadband Library.com "Why Broadband Needs a Broader Vision" Rouzbeh Yassini, PhD “Imagine an intelligent being has been hurtled to Earth from a distant galaxy and is hovering somewhere over a metropolis near you. We'll [...]

West Virginia University Academy of Distinguished Alumni

February 22nd, 2013|

“During his senior year at WVU, Yassini became fascinated by the burgeoning satellite communications industry. Upon graduation, he was recruited by GE, where he went to work building television receivers.” Dr. Rouzbeh Yassini-Fard is [...]

Docsis 3.1: The Final Frontier?

October 23rd, 2012|

LightReadingCable.com "Docsis 3.1: The Final Frontier?" By Jeff Baumgartner “If cable decides to go "all-in" with Docsis 3.1, it could indeed mark the final step before cable considers pulling fiber all the way to [...]

Newsletters

Most Recent  Newsletters by Dr. Rouzbeh Yassini for the UNH Broadband Center of Excellence

Microsoft Bridges The Digital Divide

December 1st, 2018|

BCoE commends Microsoft in its initiative to bridge the digital divide, not just in words but also in action. We should expect a lot more product in 2019 that will [...]

FCC Update: Broadband Deployment In The US

April 1st, 2018|

“The IEEE 802 LAN/MAN Standards Committee remains a vibrant community of globally based technologists who continue to standardize the best technologies for global commercialization of products and services benefiting humanity." [...]

Is Super-PON A Success?

February 3rd, 2018|

“One can foresee a time in the future when broadband service providers are unwilling or unable to provide large streaming content providers like Netflix, Amazon and Google the service levels appropriate for [...]

Net Neutrality And Next Generation Network Standards

December 3rd, 2017|

“Multiple news outlets including the NY Times were reporting that the FCC will not just weaken but eliminate its net neutrality program at a Commission meeting in the middle of this month." [...]

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