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By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 10/18/2017
The growth of live streaming will force the deployment of technologies such as LTE Broadcast and IP multicast technologies, according to most members of Heavy ...
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 10/13/2017
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Eutelsat acquires Noorsat for $75 million; Orange partners with Ciena and Akamai for vCDN; Finns go ga-ga for mobile gigabytes.
By Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 9/28/2017
BERLIN -- MEC Congress 2017 -- Are you ready for the next communications networking revolution? Because it's on the horizon, at the edge of the network: The addition ...
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By Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, 9/25/2017
BERLIN -- MEC Congress 2017 -- With broad industry interest growing in the potential benefits of distributed computing capabilities, two of the leading industry ...
By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 9/11/2017
IBC will celebrate its 50th anniversary starting this Thursday, September 14. As with previous years, the entire European media industry will converge on Amsterdam to ...
By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 8/31/2017
Premium cable network Showtime is being sued for not delivering an adequate viewing experience for those paying to watch the much anticipated boxing match between ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 8/21/2017
The cable industry isn't known for its wicked fast innovation. In fact until recently, cable operators were mostly considered more backward-looking even than their ...
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By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 8/16/2017
Apple is always on the cusp of revolutionizing the television business. Or at least that's what pundits have predicted for years.
By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 8/15/2017
A new study from Akamai released today offers more insight into the importance of video quality on viewer engagement and brand perception. The study also found that ...
By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 8/8/2017
Led by Netflix, streaming service providers are recognizing two major strategic facts: They don't need to lay down infrastructure like pay-TV providers to reach new ...
By Gary Miles, Chief Marketing Officer, Amdocs, 7/17/2017
With Facebook moving into the original content space, traditional cable providers have more over-the-top competition to worry about. Facebook's 2 billion-plus users ...
By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 6/29/2017
The Tour de France is an incredibly demanding endeavor for the near 200 riders that take part, but it's equally as strenuous for the network operator responsible for ...
By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 6/20/2017
Delivering high-quality video to consumers is critical for providers of video content, even if it is delivered via the Internet. This is even more true if the ...
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IBM, Docker Expand Partnership for Public Cloud Migration
Scott Ferguson, Editor, Enterprise Cloud, 10/18/2017
At Dockercon Europe, IBM and Docker on expanding their container relationship ...
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Scott Ferguson, Editor, Enterprise Cloud, 10/18/2017
ONUG wants to rebrand a bit and focus more on security and analytics going ...
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Mike Robuck, Editor, Telco Transformation, 10/18/2017
The latest cartoon caption contest generated plenty of humorous responses and ...
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Mike Robuck, Editor, Telco Transformation, 10/17/2017
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CES is here, and so is our preview of some of the top TV and networking tech ...
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