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Comments Of DirecTV To The Department Of Justice Symposium

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Comments of DIRECTV to the Department of Justice Symposium

November 29, 2007

Evan R. Grayer
Vice President, Broadband

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  • The Situation Today
  • Satellite Broadband
  • Broadband over Powerline
  • Wireless Broadband

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The Situation Today

  • Superior Video Product
  • Bundling Options
  • A La Carte Options
  • IPTV and no-coverage areas

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Satellite Broadband

  • Market Size
  • Growing Importance of Broadband in Rural Areas
  • Speed vs. Latency
  • Capacity/Coverage Issues

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Broadband Over Powerline

  • Lengthy History of BPL
  • DIRECTV Plans for Dallas
  • Scope of CURRENT痴 Dallas Deployment
  • Importance of Smart Grid/Automated Metering
  • Regulatory Role

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Wireless Broadband

  • One-Stop Shop
  • Speed/mobility tradeoff
  • WiMax vs. 3G
  • Clearwire Agreement


Updated December 29, 2023