The exact same trends roiling the consumer market are having a profound effect on the way communications service providers (CSPs) conduct their business.
In today’s competitive market, cable operators need to be both nimble and thrifty when it comes to developing new products and services.
That cable companies would evolve their networks from HFC tech to FTTH, with its attendant gigabit transmission rates, was never in doubt. The questions have always been about the timeframe and what the intermediary steps would be.
OTT video is now mainstream. The challenge lurking behind this phenomenon is that consumption is moving toward a highly fragmented set of devices, and no single solution exists to solve the operational and technical complexities of delivering video to a diverse landscape of devices.
Verizon and MetroPCS have laid out their argument against the FCC's net neutrality regulations in a brief.
Cable operators’ rollout of DOCSIS 3.0-based data services and digitization efforts in developing economies were cited as key drivers.
The EchoStar craft should enable significantly faster broadband service for subscribers.
Sony will pay about $380 million for Gaikai, a company that specializes in cloud-based games that can be played on a variety of mobile devices, not just Sony products.
T-Mobile USA has recovered from a brief network outage that left customers without data service.
Things appear to be moving along according to plan for Apple and Google, according to the latest numbers from comScore.
Game consoles have been serving double duty as over-the-top boxes for years, but what about a game console as an official cable set-top?
High-data-rate and dense content-delivery-capable wireline networks are faced with insurmountable requirements as demands for higher data rates and more digital content increase.
While DOCSIS 3.0, the transition to IP networks and multi-platform content delivery capture the imagination, it is the members of the cable workforce who make a difference to the industry and its customers.
Suddenlink and VeEx have partnered to create an all-in-one field test meter, which is especially designed for BBTs tasked with completing home certification of DOCSIS 3.0-based services.
The television service we have might be called Digital Television 1.0, but the ATSC is in the final stage of designing the features of Digital Television 2.0. What about 3.0?
Europe’s big cable show, Anga, saw 440 exhibitors, 16,000 trade visitors and 1,600 congress delegates, and the show increased its foreign visitors from 43 percent last year to 50 percent this year.
Haivision’s new CoolSign 5.0 digital signage system; Miranda Technologies' expanded Kaleido-IP advanced IP-based multi-viewer platform; and TriQuint's new DOCSIS 3.0 amplifier, the TAT2814A.
The semiconductor company has introduced a pair of new subscriber line interface circuits for DOCSIS applications.
Netstream will use the Edgeware system to resell IPTV services to other service providers in Switzerland.
Houston-based Alpheus Communications will invest more than $10 million to expand its workforce and fiber network to support its new market of selling high-bandwidth services directly to Texas businesses.
After naming Samsung as its LTE vendor, C Spire Wireless said that Alcatel-Lucent is building and deploying the network ahead of its debut.
Infonetics Research recently analyzed trends in the IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) market and found that LTE was the top driver for IMS deployments.
Netflix, Instagram and Pinterest used Twitter and Facebook to update subscribers after violent storms across the eastern U.S. caused server outages for hours.
T-Mobile has something to say about the launch of Verizon's Share Everything data plans, calling the new offerings "costly, complicated and punitive."