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4 November 1996 Brunel University/The Cable Corporation HomeWorker network trial
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Proceedings Volume 2917, Broadband Access Systems; (1996)
Event: Photonics East '96, 1996, Boston, MA, United States
We describe the HomeWorker network and the results from a pilot study being undertaken to determine the performance of the system and its impact on working practice. The HomeWorker network is based on existing cable television infrastructure and provides a local area network over a metropolitan area. It is a CSMA/CD bus based network working at 500 kbps, and we demonstrate that it is capable of providing such a sustained data transfer rate in practical applications.
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Malcolm Clarke, Andrew Findlay, Jean-Francois Canac, and Alexis Vergez "Brunel University/The Cable Corporation HomeWorker network trial", Proc. SPIE 2917, Broadband Access Systems, (4 November 1996);


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