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Comcast Brings Home the Bacon
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10/29/2008  |  Post a comment
Top MSO is still pilfering more subs than the two largest telcos
Femto for President
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10/22/2008  |  Post a comment
Why didn't anyone pitch femtocells to the McCain family?
Virgin Hopes to Get Credit
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10/15/2008  |  Post a comment
MSOs with their own credit concerns are undoubtedly keeping close watch on UK cable operator's situation
Comcast Makes DTV Transition Pitch
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10/9/2008  |  Post a comment
Why take your chances on over-the-air converter boxes when you can get a screaming deal on basic cable?
New Kids on the Block
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10/2/2008  |  Post a comment
With TV, as with phone service, the freshest competitors tend to satisfy the most
Cable Mobile, Eh?
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9/24/2008  |  Post a comment
Researcher says cable MSOs are poised to wage a wireless war in the Great White North in the coming years
WiFi an Optimum Weapon
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9/17/2008  |  Post a comment
Cablevision trumps Verizon with WiFi
Phone Subs Happier Not Talking
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9/11/2008  |  Post a comment
For customer service, they prefer to crawl the Web
Put a Cork in It
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9/4/2008  |  Post a comment
Arris gets more than a bit of luck from the Irish...
Typo Psyhcos
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8/26/2008  |  Post a comment
Feds throw the book at two 'grammar vigilantes'
Say Wah Way
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8/18/2008  |  Post a comment
Will Huawei's US moves put the squeeze on traditional cable suppliers?
D'oh, Canada!
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8/11/2008  |  Post a comment
Bell Canada mimics the miserable momentum of its telco counterparts south of the border
Curbing Capex
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8/5/2008  |  Post a comment
Good news for Comcast, but how about its suppliers?
Comcast's Frank Response
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7/29/2008  |  Post a comment
MSO trolling cyberspace for customer complaints
Big Apple, Small Bite
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7/22/2008  |  Post a comment
One analyst's math shows Time Warner Cable and Cablevision are not facing a Newtonian fall as FiOS TV invades the Big Apple
Comcast May Come Up Short
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7/16/2008  |  Post a comment
When it comes to dominating the Philly skyline, that is...
MoCA Late Comers
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7/7/2008  |  Post a comment
The coax networking club is finally reaching critical mass within the cable industry...
Shake Your Booty, Charge Your Battery
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6/30/2008  |  Post a comment
Bringing new meaning to the 'Electric Boogaloo'
Another One Bites the Dust
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6/24/2008  |  Post a comment
Will Comcast's latest acquisition boost its distribution clout with studios and help tighten movie release windows?
AT&T Breaking DISHes
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6/19/2008  |  Post a comment
Analyst: SEC filing indicates Dish and AT&T are closer to a divorce than a merger made in video heaven
Delinquents
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6/12/2008  |  Post a comment
A word to the wise: Pay your cable bill on time during this economic downturn
Intercepted Job Search
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6/3/2008  |  Post a comment
Comcast seeks 'intercept engineering' expert. The blogosphere shudders
It's About Time (Warner)
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5/27/2008  |  Post a comment
Analyst suggests that a spun-off Time Warner Cable could produce nation's first blue-chip cable operator
Slingin' Hash
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5/22/2008  |  Post a comment
SlingModems aside, EchoStar could really get Comcast's attention with a price-busting digital terminal adapter (DTA)
Big News Day
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5/13/2008  |  Post a comment
In buying Newsday, the Dolans are sending a message to the Murdochs
Rats!
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5/5/2008  |  Post a comment
Rascally rodents dine on Qwest's fiber
Hey, Big Spender!
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4/28/2008  |  Post a comment
Which CE product category stands to gain the most from those tax rebate checks?
It's Not Easy Being Green
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4/22/2008  |  Post a comment
When it comes to old analog TVs, coalition says it's time to get the lead out
Broadband Currency
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4/14/2008  |  Post a comment
Let's ponder the links between Internet speeds and currency values...
Who Shot JR?
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4/9/2008  |  Post a comment
Amdocs is expanding its OSS/BSS dynasty for a mere $45M
Pay (Your Respects) Per View
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4/2/2008  |  Post a comment
Is a new (ahem)'killer app' on the way?
Billions & Billions
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3/25/2008  |  Post a comment
Comcast's latest VOD milestone would make Carl Sagan proud...
Facing the Music
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3/17/2008  |  Post a comment
Fears about an expansion of Cablevision music and live venue holdings have helped lead to a contracting stock price
G'Bye-O, Vyyo?
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3/11/2008  |  Post a comment
Company's recent restructuring plan to reduce its burn rate hasn't stopped the fire sale on its shares
Yahoo ‘Re-Bewkes’ Microsoft
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3/6/2008  |  Post a comment
Meshing Platform A with Yahoo would create a formidable advertising force
Cox Gets ABC VOD
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2/27/2008  |  Post a comment
But, with a nod to the popular 'Start Over' business model, the prime time content deal includes a no ad-skipping provision
Love & Lies
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2/20/2008  |  Post a comment
Hello. What is your mental state?
Open Season on Cable
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2/12/2008  |  Post a comment
Verizon's VOIP patent gambit is little more than an attempt to squash residential voice competition
Cox Continues Ethernet Climb
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2/6/2008  |  Post a comment
Now No. 4 in the market, MSO continues to gain ground on much larger competitors
Time Warner Cable Web 1.0
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1/30/2008  |  Post a comment
A new VOD-centric site puts Time Warner Cable on a path similar to that of Comcast's Fancast.com effort
Oy With the Moxi Already
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1/23/2008  |  Post a comment
Is that the scent of a fire sale of the future I'm smelling?
Imagine a Match
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1/14/2008  |  Post a comment
Where have we heard this before? Maybe some operator, the biggest in the world, perhaps...
To Infinity & Beyond!
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1/9/2008  |  Post a comment
Comcast's loosely defined new standard on content volume
'Webinar' Banished
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1/3/2008  |  Post a comment
Does it belong in the 'school of non-thought' that paved the way for e-anything and i-anything?
The Christmas Tree Channel
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12/27/2007  |  Post a comment
Shaw's digital, tannenbaum television spectacular!
One Billion Served
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12/20/2007  |  Post a comment
And we're not talking Big Macs and Egg McMuffins...
Making Digital Lemonade
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12/12/2007  |  Post a comment
Cablevision ad uses February 2009 digital TV transition to attract new subs. Smart move or 'scare-mongering campaign'?
Private Dancer
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12/6/2007  |  Post a comment
Unworried about appeasing Wall Street's whims, Cox is investing in spectrum, both wired and wireless
MP3 Gone Wild, Too
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11/30/2007  |  Post a comment
Yet another can't-miss deal from the Mainland
The Turkey Bowl
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11/22/2007  |  Post a comment
Cable MSO and the NFL Network are engaged in a nasty PR battle this Thanksgiving
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CenturyLink: Let's Get Past SD-WAN Hype

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Technology becomes a "shiny object" unless it's properly focused on solving business needs for enterprise customers, says Bill Grubbs, network solutions architect for CenturyLink. He explains to Light Reading why SD-WAN deployments have to be tailored to specific needs – and more.
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Infinera's Sales Director Paints Tech's Big Picture

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Shannon Williams, Infinera's director of sales, shares how she achieves work's many balancing acts -- between her role and the broader company, today and tomorrow's tech and more.
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SD-WAN Innovation & Trends

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Versa CEO Kelly Ahuja discusses with Carol Wilson the current status and trends in the SD-WAN market, Versa's innovation around building a software platform with broad contextualization, and the advantages that startups can bring to the SD-WAN market.
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Ovum's Dario Talmesio on 5G in Europe

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At 5G World 2017, Dario Talmesio, principal analyst and practice leader on Ovum's fixed and mobile telecoms European team, explains the emerging trends amongst European operators as they prepare for 5G.
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Putting Power on a Pedestal

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ARRIS's John Ulm says a major accomplishment of SCTE•ISBE's Energy 2020 program is increased focus on power cost and consumption, including inclusion of energy requirements in operators' RFPs and RFIs.
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Gigabit Access: The Last-Mile Pipe for All Future Services

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A Gigabit access platform being deployed today must be able to deliver all types of services to an increasing number of devices. A non-blocking architecture is necessary to support the ever-increasing growth in bandwidth demand. The Huawei Gigabit access solution is based on a distributed design that is fully scalable to deliver a unprecedented performance.
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Key Factors to Successfully Deploy an SD-WAN Service

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As service providers transition their SD-WAN solution from trials and limited deployments into production at large scale, there are important considerations to successfully operationalize these solutions and realize their full potential, without adding complexity, introducing uncertainty or disrupting current business operations. Sunil Khandekar, CEO and Founder ...
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IoT Solutions: Rational Exuberance

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IoT solutions are morphing from hype into viable business opportunities. Huawei has the platform and ecosystem support to help carriers successfully address new business opportunities in the IoT space.
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Realizing ICN as a Network Slice for Mobile Data Distribution

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Network slicing in 5G allows the potential introduction of new network architectures such as Information-centric Networks (ICN) as a slice, managed over a shared pool of compute, storage and bandwidth resource. Services over an ICN slice can benefit from many architectural features such as Name Based Networking, Security, Multicasting, Multi-homing, Mobility, ...
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Ovum's Mike Roberts on 5G Uptake

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Mike Roberts, research director for Ovum's service provider markets group, explains why he has boosted his 5G subscriptions forecast.
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AT&T's Hubbard on Intersection of SD-WAN & MPLS

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Rick Hubbard, SVP of Network Product Management for AT&T Business Solutions, discusses how AT&T's approach to SD-WAN fits in with its overall virtualization strategy, explains how SD-WAN can improve enterprise customers' use of the cloud and addresses the intersection of SD-WAN and MPLS.
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Keep Connected IoT Devices Under Control With Allot

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Allot AVP of International Pre-Sales, Daniel Keidar, explains how communications service providers can protect infrastructure and service availability from flooding attacks caused by malfunctioning or bot-infected devices connected to their network.
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