Content tagged with Gigabit
Cox Starts All-Digital Rollout
News Analysis | 12/19/2014 | 3 comments
Cox launches switch to all-digital service in its first market as it seeks to clear more bandwidth for faster broadband speeds, greater on-demand offerings and more video channels.
Is Google Good for Gigabit?
The Gigabot | 12/19/2014 | 2 comments
Google Fiber delays the planned deployment of its gigabit network in its next nine metro targets, as other gigabit hopefuls step up.
BT Offers $19.5B to Buy EE
News Analysis | 12/15/2014 | 3 comments
BT is in exclusive talks to acquire EE, the UK's largest mobile operator that is currently owned by Deutsche Telekom and Orange, for £12.5 billion.
Glaring Gaps in FCC's Merger Data
News Analysis | 12/15/2014 | 3 comments
The FCC has released a heavily redacted report on broadband subscriber counts both before and after the proposed deals among Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Charter.
Taking NFV to the People
Prime Reading | 12/11/2014 | 2 comments
When you talk to Telekom Austria CTO Günther Ottendorfer about NFV, the conversation quickly turns to people.
Mediacom Aims to Test Connected Tractors
LRTV Documentaries | 12/11/2014 | 3 comments
Cable business service provider is taking its services to the 'agribusiness' sector in partnership with farm equipment specialist John Deere and is getting involved in Gigabit Cities developments.
Who Has 2020 Vision?
Shades of Ray | 12/8/2014 | 2 comments
A select group of industry executives has gathered in Iceland to discuss the future of networks, services, skills, strategies and the role of service provider IT.
Photos: Velkomin til Íslands!
Slide Shows | 12/8/2014 | 6 comments
Light Reading's first 2020 Vision Executive Summit promises to be the 'Davos for telecom' -- but first, some pictures of the event's beautiful backdrop of Iceland.
Mega Media Deals Back on the Clock
News Analysis | 12/5/2014 | 1 comment
The regulatory review clock resumes on the Comcast/Time Warner Cable and AT&T/DirecTV deals even as the public rhetoric heats up again over net neutrality concerns.
Cable Still Working on Biz Credibility
News Analysis | 12/2/2014 | Post a comment
Commercial services revenues are flowing for cable operators, but VIP customers in segments such as healthcare still need convincing that MSOs can deliver the business services they need.
Bell Labs Gains 2020 Vision
LRTV Interviews | 12/1/2014 | 1 comment
Bell Labs President Marcus Weldon, who is also Alcatel-Lucent CTO, talks about the network of 2020, the role of R&D and his recent brush with U2's Bono.
CCAP Drives Cable Capex
News Analysis | 11/28/2014 | Post a comment
In its latest report, Infonetics Research finds that DOCSIS channel shipments nearly doubled on a year-over-year basis in the third quarter, thanks mainly to higher spending on CCAP gear.
Seattle Warms Up for a Gig
News Analysis | 11/26/2014 | 2 comments
A city once scorned by a public/private partnership gone sour is re-exploring its option for bringing gigabit services to its residents.
Broadband Reigns Supreme for Cable
News Analysis | 11/25/2014 | 3 comments
Showing no signs of slowing down, broadband subscriber growth surged again in the third quarter for US cable companies, even as their video customer counts slipped again.
Last Chapter (11) for Aereo
News Analysis | 11/21/2014 | 9 comments
Five months after halting operations, online video streaming company Aereo has now filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, seemingly putting its story to bed.
From The Founder
It's clear to me that the communications industry is divided into two types of people, and only one is living in the real world.
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