Casa Systems’ downstream DS8x96 module delivers unprecedented density and performance. The DS8x96 module delivers an industry leading 128 channels per port including 36 unique channels per port of narrowcast and 96 channels of broadcast for a total of 1024 channels per module. Designed to be deployed today in the carrier class C10G/C100G Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS) platform, the platform supports up to eleven primary DS8x96 modules and one protection module, yielding a total combination of over 11,000 narrowcast and broadcast channels supported in the downstream direction.
The DS8x96 DOCSIS module is a complete DOCSIS downstream unit that includes DOCSIS packet processing, QoS, DOCSIS downstream MAC, PHY, and RF up-conversion. Each downstream QAM channel can be configuredto support DOCSIS or MPEG/DVB-C video.