When it comes to competing against cable operators’ DOCSIS 3.0-based data services, telcos are hamstrung by the limitations of their DSL offerings.
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.
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.
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?
Sioux Falls, S.D., seems an unlikely spawning ground for a highly disruptive television technology. But much of what the world now knows about VOD viewing habits, buy rates and economics germinated there.
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.
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.
Netstream will use the Edgeware system to resell IPTV services to other service providers in Switzerland.
AT&T has reached an agreement with AMC Networks and will keep showing its AMC, IFC Sundance and WE channels.
Netflix, Instagram and Pinterest used Twitter and Facebook to update subscribers after violent storms across the eastern U.S. caused server outages for hours.
The software-based system uses the TR-069 protocol to manage customer equipment, regardless of the type of network.
A new Yellow Pages app that provides EBIF-based targeted advertising proves popular with advertisers new to TV.
Comcast will serve up extensive coverage of the presidential election in Mexico to its Xfinity MultiLatino subscribers.
Dish Network said it would replace AMC Networks' channels with HDNet channels, ratcheting up a fee dispute.
Southwest Airlines plans to sell live television service on five planes and expand it to more aircraft.
The MSO agrees to pay a fine levied by the FCC for failing to fully comply with a condition of its merger with NBCUniversal.
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