Master Headend

July 25, 2012

See also: Headend

CIMM DEFINTION: A headend that collects television program material from various sources by satellite, microwave, fiber, and other means, and distributes this material to Distribution Hubs in the same metropolitan or regional area. A master headend MAY also perform the functions of a distribution hub for customers in its own immediate area. (Source: CableLabs)