FTTH Active vs Passive

Byron Hicks bhicks at ots.utsystem.edu
Tue Dec 1 12:47:50 CST 2009

4k video feeds (the new High Def):

compressed: 1Gb/s
uncompressed: 9Gb/s

On Tue, Dec 1, 2009 at 12:39 PM, JC Dill <jcdill.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> Mikael Abrahamsson wrote:
>> You don't need to supply more than a gig per household,
> "640K ought to be enough for anybody. "  (oft mis-attributed to Bill Gates)
>  http://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Bill_Gates
> If, 10 years ago (1999) when most internet-connected homes still used
> dialup, you had suggested that ISPs would be putting in gigabit services to
> homes, people would have laughed.  Yet today, here we are talking about gig
> feeds.  I wonder how much bandwidth homes will be using 10 years from now...
> jc

Byron L. Hicks
University of Texas System
AIM: byronhicks

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