Cox Communications, in partnership with International Media Distribution and Korean broadcaster tvK24, has launched a video-on-demand service that features Korean music videos.
Social networking is wreaking a profound change in TV-viewing habits.
The key CCAP objectives are to increase density to reduce cost, space and power; unify the functions of various access network components; and simplify engineering and operations, thereby increasing reliability.
En route to a nearly 30 percent profit increase in the first quarter, Comcast slowed the bleeding of its basic video subscriber losses while it continued to add high-speed data customers.
The company’s 10-year plan will focus on providing services both in the home and on the go – if it can capitalize on its wireless acquisitions.
Minerva Networks announced a slate of hires to fill out its management ranks. Todd Clayton, Chuck Morris, Chuck Yort and Pancrazio Auteri have joined the company.
Charter Communications President and CEO Tom Rutledge went with the tried and true with the recent hiring of John Bickham as the MSO’s new chief operating officer.
Being “restricted” to satellite distribution is merely encouragement for Dish to pursue novel strategies for providing advanced services.
Rau, who will continue as a member of SeaChange’s board of directors, took over as interim CEO when founder, chairman and CEO William Styslinger retired.
The broadband market is experiencing major upheaval, and MSOs are at the center of the storm.
Harmonic announced it is bringing its video compression tech to the integrated receiver-decoder (IRD) market with the introduction of the ProView 7100, while Motorola Mobility has introduced a family of combo IRD-transcoders.
Home automation services have a long way to go before they reach the level of comfort portrayed in “The Jetsons,” but service providers are ramping up their efforts to provide their subscribers with home automation creature comforts that go beyond simple security cams.
Cable operators are by now very aware of the shifting landscape in content consumption and delivery technologies, as well as the potential changes this will drive in advertising on linear TV and IP-connected devices.
Sega Channel broke new ground in several ways: Not only did it suggest a networked future for the delivery of entertainment content, it forced cable companies to recognize the need to fine-tune their networks to accommodate new types of digital content.