Broadband In-home Networks


The paper discusses the issue of broadband in-home networks. The purpose of the in-home network and the environment in which it has to operate are described. Architectural and technology options are evaluated and a possible solution is suggested. It is then shown how this solution can evolve as the bandwidth demands for applications increase. The status of the various residential broadband standards are also described with regard to the in-home network.

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Hughes, S., Thorne, D.J. Broadband In-home Networks. BT Technology Journal 16, 71–79 (1998).

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