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William P Dawson, Jay B Schiller, Richard A Schmelzer, Daniel J Zigmond: System for distributing video/audio files from central location to a plurality of cable headends. Cable Services Technologies, Myers Liniak & Berenato, January 14, 1997: US05594490 (204 worldwide citation)

A system and method for ensuring accurate reception of digitally encoded files that are transmitted in non-real time from a distribution station to a plurality of receiving stations, e.g. cable headends. Each file is divided into a plurality of data packets, with the packets being transmitted via sa ...


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Jay B Schiller, Richard A Schmelzer: CATV distribution system with each channel having its own remote scheduler. Cable Services Technologies, Myers Liniak & Berenato, March 12, 1996: US05499046 (153 worldwide citation)

A cable television (CATV) system including a plurality of headends, each headend outputting different video/audio programs to subscribers by way of a plurality of channels. The playlist or scheduling data corresponding to each channel is generated and modified by a separate and distinct scheduling c ...