Cox Communications fast-tracks system-wide upgrade

Hatfield, David
September 2007
Inside Tucson Business;9/17/2007, Vol. 17 Issue 13, p8
The article reports on the move of Cox Communications Inc., a privately-owned company, to upgrade its 600 miles of fiber optics line locally from 750 megaHertz to 1 gigaHertz in Tucson, Arizona. It states that once the upgrade is completed, the myriad of new services Cox will be able to offer video on demand programming, more high-definition TV, more programming in general, higher Internet speeds, better reliability and pretty much anything technological that might be on the horizon.


Related Articles

  • Cox communications offers business solutions.  // San Diego Business Journal;05/24/99, Vol. 20 Issue 21, pA7 

    Reports that Cox Communications Inc. offers have enhanced their coaxial copper-based networks with fiber optics in San Diego, California. Total company investment on network upgrades; Creation of a high bandwidth hybrid fiber coaxial network; Provision of a reliable and fast platform for...

  • Work Nears on 2nd Cross-Border Link. Jackson, Mandy // San Diego Business Journal;8/13/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 33, p8 

    Reports the activation of fiber optic connection by Cox Communications and Cablemas in the United States. Provision of high-quality television signals, high- speed data connections and high-speed Internet access; Enhancement of the quality of television channels; Transmission of video and data.

  • TELECOM. Griffin, Jeff // Underground Construction;Dec2004, Vol. 59 Issue 12, p20 

    The article presents news briefs related to telecommunications. Before the great telecommunications industry crash, many earners had begun much-needed repairs and upgrades to aging outside plant infrastructure. According to Cox Communications Inc., the most necessary plant upgrades are complete....

  • Fiber Optics Move Business at the Speed of Light.  // Orange County Business Journal;8/11/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 32, HIGH TECH. pA-28 

    Focuses on the benefits of fiber optics for Cox Communications Inc. in Orange County, California. Advantages of fiber network for companies; Features of Cox Transparent LAN Connection (TLC); Concept of Cox TLC.

  • Cox will help agencies link electronically. Slaton, James // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);12/16/96, Vol. 17 Issue 24, p6 

    Reports on Cox Communications agreement to the New Orleans City Council to provide a fiber optic network to the city. Benefits of computer network; Difference from previous network; Annual financing; Range of network.

  • New services boost fiber in Cox rings. Gall, Don; Shapiro, Mitch // Lightwave;Jan2000, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p26 

    Offers a look at the ring-in-ring communication network of Cox Communications Inc. which extends fiber rings out to nodes serving roughly 1000 homes in the United States. Impact of the communication network on the company's business; Two fiber rings involve in the ring-in-ring architecture.

  • PRUDENTLY BULLISH. Bowick, Chris // Communications Technology;May2003, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p42 

    Discusses the key role of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology in the telephony future of Cox Communications. Function of VoIP; Benefits of VoIP; Information on the start of Cox's telephony service; Factors that contributed to the success of Cox's telephony.

  • Wiring the valley for wi fi is heating up. Miller, Valerie // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);4/3/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 14, p3 

    The article reports on the launch of a feasibility study concerning Internet access in Las Vegas, Nevada. Research companies Rite Brain Consulting and Gardner Group Inc. have expressed interest in doing the study, while Sprint and Cox have been in contact about providing wifi access to the...

  • Need fiber? Call an energy company.  // Energy IT;Sep/Oct2001, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p18 

    Reports that Williams Communications finalized a deal to carry portions of long-distance residential voice traffic for the Cox Communications. Information on a fiber network completed by Williams Communications; Cash flow of the company from the network.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics