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Detroit’s Rocket Fiber set to deploy TV service, ramp up competition with Comcast

September 6, 2017

Already a competitive threat to Comcast in the area of business services in Detroit, upstart local operator Rocket Fiber is looking to take the battle into the residential realm.

The company told Crain’s Detroit Business that it is testing a residential pay-TV service with a limited number of customers, and could have it launched by the end of this year.

Meanwhile, interviewed for the same article, Comcast regulatory chief David L. Cohen predicted Rocket Fiber would struggle to secure a beachhead in the residential market.

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