Buckeye CableSystem is gearing up for its long-term IP migration while attempting to win back customers in the short term with Arris’ hybrid QAM/IP video gateways.
Imagine Communications has reengineered its ICE video platform so that it can simultaneously process HD and SD IPTV streams; options include adaptive bit rate (ABR) streaming. The upgrade makes the ICE system suitable for IPTV, a bit of a repositioning for the company. And, of course, the new combination of capabilities makes ICE suitable for multi-screen delivery, as well.
Entone announced that Twin Lakes Telephone will use the vendor’s FusionTV system to provide a unified set of video services for its customers.
A relatively modest $25 million investment buys Ericsson a dominant position in the European broadcast market.
The former SeaChange executive will be responsible for consumer-facing technologies.
In an effort to break free of its computer-based roots, Intel is said to be soliciting programmers on a plan to create a “virtual cable operator” service that would stream video over the Internet.
Barnes & Noble has named former Cablevision chief financial officer Michael Huseby as its new CFO.
Charter said its Customer Guarantee program is backing up its dedication to customer service with financial commitments.
Time Warner Cable Business Class has wrapped up a fiber-optics project for TechCity Properties in the Hudson Valley that included installing fiber access points.
The city will install equipment from Ruckus Wireless, covering its business district.
Mediacom Communications released unaudited financial results for last year and the fourth quarter, which included an increase in revenues and a loss of 67,000 basic video subscribers.
Cable One has tabbed Synacor for the launch of its TV Everywhere services, as well as its customer Web portal.
Viera Connect also includes a first foray into home broadband networking – with a fitness application.
Vevo is also planning to do "a lot" to migrate to TV screens and will soon be connected to game consoles.
In an effort to bring more value to cable operators’ TV Everywhere services, thePlatform has added new features to its mpx system that enable customized content bundles and the ability to segment subscribers.
Time Warner Cable Media launched a new brand, Enhanced iTV, and new targeting features for its iTV suite of services.
Movies from Sony and Disney will work on iCloud, but films from Comcast's Universal Pictures and 20th Century Fox won't, at least initially.
The new iPad unveiled comes with improvements that may not be readily apparent to the casual observer.
This is the first time that an engineering resource of a technology supplier company has been honored with the SCTE Canada award.
The facility will house production facilities for a sports network that focuses on Houston pro sports teams.
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is reportedly in discussions with some of the largest cable operators in the nation in regard to adding Netflix's streaming service to the MSOs' on-demand services.
Apple is set to unveil its next-generation iPad at an event in San Francisco, and analysts and news outlets also have speculated that the company could take the wraps off of a new Apple TV product.
Google launched Google Play, a media hub that aggregates all of its many content storefronts – Google Music, Android Market, Google eBookstore – into one central entertainment hub.
With Leo Brennan set to retire, Cox Communications promoted Jill Campbell to Brennan's former roles of executive vice president and chief operating officer.