Convergence of residential gateway technology

  title={Convergence of residential gateway technology},
  author={Frank T. H. den Hartog and Mike Balm and C{\'e}cile M. de Jong and J. J. B. Kwaaitaai},
  journal={IEEE Communications Magazine},
A new OSI-based model is described that can be used for the classification of residential gateways. It is applied to analyze current gateway solutions and draw evolutionary paths for the medium to long term. From this it is concluded that particularly set-top boxes and broadband modems, as opposed to game consoles and PCs, have a strong potential to evolve toward gateways that deliver network services to the home on all OSI layers, although they probably will not converge. In our model, we have… CONTINUE READING
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