WEBINARS: Transcoding for TV Everywhere and Cable Wi-Fi – Enabling More Than Customer Retention; VIDEO: Check out CED’s Live From The Cable Show video showcase; DAILY NEWS & BLOGS & FACEBOOK.
As the service packages offered by competing multichannel video programming distributors (MVPDs) come to resemble each other more and more, customer satisfaction is becoming an increasingly important variable in the competitive equation.
At the 2011 Cable Show in Chicago, TV Everywhere was seemingly everywhere, including in the cloud. And widgets are rapidly mutating into apps.
Cable’s long and winding broadband road; Examples of cable industry partnerships and adoption programs; CMAP is dead! Long live CCAP! The taxonomy of the cable show announcements; Nagra-Opentv’s Woidke tees up advertising.
Interestingly, a key element of the success of Wi-Fi – the use of a particular segment of unlicensed spectrum – is also its Achilles heel.
Will cable continue to be relevant?
Since launching its on-demand service in 2003, Comcast alone has served more than 20 billion program streams, thanks to an underlying technology platform that marries digital video encoding, storage and delivery.
The updated technical report containing the additional operational modes, plus the use of a unique and agreed-upon name, is intended to positively outline how the same device can be used by various MSOs in different ways.
The possibility is escalating that an engineer who is tasked with maintaining a single service on the network may inadvertently affect the performance of other services.
Now even greater risks are on the horizon, namely direct pickup and ingress interference caused by cellular phone companies and LTE mobile technology.
CED’s Live From The Cable Show video showcase; Cable Wi-Fi – Enabling more than customer retention: July 21; Daily News & Blogs from CED Magazine.
You know that cloud services, cloud computing or anything else “cloud” related have reached the saturation point when they start cropping up in ads for big box retail chains.
A video service needs two things... Quality content is one. The second requirement: volume of content.
Look Back In Anga... First Quarter Earnings Wrap-Up... MSOs Do Well In Home, SME Satisfaction Survey... The Top Providers, In Order, By Category... Netflix Streaming Biggest Source Of Internet Traffic In N. Amer.
Internet penetration is reaching a saturation point in mature markets, especially in fixed access networks, so service providers cannot depend primarily on new subscribers as a source of revenue growth.