DAH (Docsis Access Hub)

The DAH will extend your IP network over the existing coaxial cabling used in the infrastructure of the establishment. It enables high-speed broadband connections to your customers with considerably low costs and without installing new cabling.

DOCSIS technology is the international telecommunications standard, which enables high bandwidth data transfer via a video coaxial cable, ie via the television cable.



Docsis Access Hub (DAH) of Teleste makes possible broadband via coaxial cable to bridging the existing hotel cable television to the Internet. A cable modem is simply plugged into the existing coaxial cable. The central distributor DAH is a dynamic and economical method, which will give high speed Internet in each room and will enhance the capacity of the network services for IPTV (Internet Protocol Television), and other services on demand online video.

The use of coaxial cable for broadband access in the room ensures that there are high streaming bit rates and error during transmission, required for video and IPTV services without the need for new wiring. Guests can enjoy a rich multimedia experience, both in their own devices and entertainment devices in the room.

Coaxial cable

Already in almost every building that has TV screens installed. It is also very easy to add on extensions to the existing network.

Can carry all forms of Live TV, Radio, CCTV as well as having space for high Speed Internet data.

Cost of installation and setup
Very low cost, as the cabling is already in the building, so often only some simple maintainance and updating is required to make an efficient TV and data network.

Best used for
Upgrading existing properties as a coax network is already installed to each TV point



(Cat 5/Cat 6)

Data cabling can be found in most buildings, but this rarely reaches every bedroom.

Can only be used to carry data, with a 100m limitation on distance.

Cost of installation and setup
It is costly and disruptive to install a new Cat5 network, as it is invasive to the fabric of the building.

Best used for
New build properties where it is easy to run a Cat5 cable network to every TV point during the build.

The DAH (Docsis Access Hub) is a modern Distributor Network Access extending the IP network in tourist units by using existing coaxial wiring installations. It is a flexible central signal distribution unit, and sends high-speed Internet in every room, upgrading the network capacity for IPTV and other online services such as Video On Demand. To provide Internet access individually in each hotel room, a cable modem connected to the corresponding socket of the TV outlet.

All-in-one IPTV solution for the hospitality

The solution provides a simple way of bringing IP video and interactive services to guest rooms with minimal investments

IPTV and interactive services to enhance guest experience

Today’s hotel guests expect connectivity and personalized entertainment experiences comparable to those they enjoy at home. Services that enable guests to easily stay in touch with their social and professional networks are among the key requirements when choosing a hotel.

In partnership with Samsung, Teleste has developed a solution that enhances to Internet connectivity while enhancing the guest experience. The solution provides high-speed Internet to each guest room and allows guests to use applications and various interactive services on their in-room smart TVs as they would at home. In addition, the solution enables guests to connect their own personal smartphones and tablets to the Internet through the smart television’s wireless access point.

High-speed Internet access and IPTV without adding new cables

Since many global hotels already feature coaxial wiring, Teleste’s new technology leverages this existing cabling to provide high-speed Internet access and IPTV services. Teleste’s DAH100 extends the IP network to more than 250 guest rooms simultaneously over the existing in-house coaxial cabling. Within each room, an Internet access point is provided via the embedded cable modem in the Samsung DOCSIS HE694 HTV television set. By consolidating IP-based services into the existing coaxial network rather than implementing new cabling, hotel operators can reduce connectivity expenses by up to 80 percent.

An all-in-one solution for the hospitality sector

Together, Teleste’s DAH100 and the Samsung DOCSIS HE694 HTV create a ready-to-go IP delivery solution that is ideal for the hospitality sector:

Fast and cost-efficient installation: Utilizing the existing coaxial cabling inside the premises, the solution can be installed without major room renovations. All that is needed is to install the DAH100 at the premises and Samsung DOCSIS HE694 HTV television sets in the guest rooms.

Reduced operating costs and improved service availability: Since the solution does not require any additional hardware purchases, it removes the need for separate cable modems and wireless access points. With these built into the TV, only one device is needed in each guest room. The reduced number of devices results in improved service availability and lower operational costs while minimizing compatibility issues and the need for maintenance and repair.

More guest room design flexibility: Providing cutting-edge services with less equipment creates more freedom in guest room design. This mix of luxury design and quality services will delight guests by enabling a comfortable and distinct experience.