Digital domain content processing and distribution apparatus and methods

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United States of America

PATENT NO RE47760
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15643101

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Methods and apparatus for distributing content using a spectrum generation device. In one embodiment, digital content is received via a time-multiplexed network transport (such as Gigabit Ethernet), and converted to frequency channels suitable for transmission over a content distribution (e.g., Hybrid Fiber Coaxial (HFC)) network. In one variant, the conversion is performed using digital domain processing performed by a full spectrum generation device. Additionally, methods and apparatus for selectively adding, removing, and/or changing digital content from the full spectrum device are also disclosed. Various aspects of the present invention enable physical (infrastructure) consolidation, and software-implemented remote management of content distribution.

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TIME WARNER CABLE ENTERPRISES LLCNEW YORK NY

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Hardin, Glen Charlotte, US 40 2178

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