Arris Preps New CPE Products
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/8/2013 | Post a comment
With its Moto Home acquisition closed, Arris is preparing to launch new customer premises equipment products, including video gateways, to make up for its stalled set-top box sales
Chromecast & the Battle for the Living Room
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/7/2013 | 5 comments
Google's Chromecast could be a threat to cable providers and streaming TV rivals while providing the search giant the most direct route to its users' family rooms or man caves
Broadband Saves TWC's Sales
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/1/2013 | 2 comments
Time Warner Cable lost residential customers during Q2 but generated more revenues thanks to its broadband service revenues
Comcast Unit Hits HD Jackpot
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/30/2013 | Post a comment
Comcast division opens up space for extra TV channels for cable indies through video compression technology that uses less bandwidth
Cox Flirts With Fanhattan
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/1/2013 | 4 comments
Cable operator tests $35 online TV package that could suggest major changes afoot in video content delivery
Arris Cuts 500 Staff
LR Cable News Analysis | 6/28/2013 | 1 comment
Layoffs hit former Motorola Home and Arris staff at Horsham, Pa. and 24 other facilities
From The Founder
Last week I dropped in on "Hotlanta," Georgia to moderate Light Reading's inaugural DroneComm
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Network functions virtualization (NFV) is not the easiest of topics to take on board, so here's a Light Reading infographic, developed following conversations with the folks at HP, that helps make sense of where NFV is taking the industry.
BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
With 200 customers in 60 countries, Stockholm-based Net Insight has carved out a solid leadership position in one of the hottest vertical markets going in comms right now: helping service providers and broadcasters deliver video and other multimedia traffic over IP networks. How has Net Insight managed to achieve this success in the face of immense competition from the industry giants?
My ongoing interview tour of the leading minds of the telecom industry recently took me to Richardson, Texas, where I met with Rod Naphan, CTO and SVP, Solutions, ...
I recently popped down to Texas to chat with CEO Eric L. Pratt about his company, Taqua.