Comcast IPv6 Update

Jared Mauch jared at
Fri Jun 1 14:21:18 CDT 2012

On Fri, Jun 01, 2012 at 11:06:24AM -0700, Seth Mattinen wrote:
> On 6/1/12 7:04 AM, Brzozowski, John wrote:
> > Jimmy,
> > 
> > Trust me, I work for Comcast and run the IPv6 program.  This has been the
> > case for nearly 7 years.  We can take some of the items below off list.
> > 
> > We have launched IPv6 for residential broadband at this time.  Commercial
> > DOCSIS support is later this year.
> > 
> > We can do two things.  Get you a residential trial kit so you can have
> > IPv6 for W6L and make sure I have your information for when we start
> > trials for commercial DOCSIS support for IPv6.
> >
> Forgive me if this is a stupid question since I've never been a cable
> guy, but what's physical difference between residential and commercial coax?

	Usually these are terminated on a different CMTS and may use different
frequencies allocated.

	From a business side, there is a higher SLA afforded to the users,
including phone notification of planned outages, etc that would happen.

	- Jared

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