Sunday, June 16, 2013 on Copper Wires

The PR firm for Ikanos has reached out about Broadband 2.0. Apparently, Ikanos chips will be used for -- using copper for something faster than VDSL2.

"At the rollout of, slated for early 2014, the technology is expected to deliver 1 Gbps data rates over a telephone line driving further consumer adoption of high-bandwidth video, audio and heavy-content applications. ... technology is evolving from, and will co-exist with, vectored VDSL2 technology." [Ikanos PR]

How far do you figure? 300 feet with 4 pairs?

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