What does DOCSIS mean in Telecom?

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Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification

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What does DOCSIS mean?

Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification is an international telecommunications standard that permits the addition of high-speed data transfer to an existing cable TV system. It is employed by many cable television operators to provide Internet access over their existing hybrid fiber-coaxial infrastructure.

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