Head end

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Head end may refer to:

  • A cable television headend, a master facility for receiving television signals for processing and distribution over a cable television system
  • gateway (telecommunications)
  • SMATV headend, (Single Master Antenna Television) This type of headend can be used for hotels, motels, and commercial properties. It is used to receive and rebroadcast Satellite TV channels throughout a property.

See also[edit]

  • Head end power is the electrical power distribution system used in passenger trains