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Technology makes digital deployment affordable for small cablecos

News | 12/22/1999 5:00 am EST

A growing number of small cable operators are looking at deploying digital cable sooner than anyone expected thanks to a satellite-based technology solution that would save them thousands of dollars in capital costs. It's a technology that could also ensure the future for Canada's small cable industry, which faces intense competition from new and well-financed digital competitors such as satellite TV and wireless cable.

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