Saturday, March 06, 2010
Time Warner Cable was the first cable TV provider in the United States to lead research and development efforts for fiber optics to broadcast and optimize broadband. The development of broadband led to the emergence of cable TV Products and Services that have never been available to cable TV subscribers before, opening the door for more choices, better viewing selections and better quality and service reliability.
In 1994, this research and development in fiber optics won Time Warner Cable an Engineering Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technological Development. This award was instrumental in providing Time Warner Cable with the first Emmy award ever awarded to a cable TV provider. Time Warner Cable went on to earn more Emmy Awards for the work they did in developing video on demand and Start Over.
By 2001, Time Warner Cable had gone to create a new fiber coaxial cable network. Time Warner Cable established this network nation wide to help bring about developments for cable TV subscribers like digital cable, HDTV, pay per view, video on demand, Start Over, Quick Clips, Active Advertising and digital phone services.
These innovations and technology enabled Time Warner Cable to provide their Road Runner Online High-Speed Services. The Time Warner Cable Road Runner Online High-Speed Services provide over eight million households with surfing and downloading speeds that are over 140 times faster than traditional dial up. Through their fiber optic network, Time Warner Cable was also able to provide their subscribers with free online Security Software that protects the computer and user from malicious spyware, viruses, popups and identity theft. Time Warner Cable was also oval to provide online parental controls that can block specific web content to keep the young eyes in the house on age-appropriate material.
Their new digital phone services enabled them to offer subscribers wider calling areas at cheaper rates. They were also able to include popular calling features like call-waiting, call return, three way calling and others, for up to 12 calling features in all. The service is also including voicemail. The digital quality of this phone service is superior to traditional analog service for sound quality and service reliability, offering subscribers reliable phone service to stay in touch with friends and family.
The fiber optics network created and designed by Time Warner Cable has allowed the them and other cable TV providers to deliver a wide range of products and services that meet D entertainment needs of today's families. Because of Time Warner Cable, the cable TV industry was revolutionized, offering more options and value for the home.