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By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 12/13/2017
T-Mobile officially jumped into the pay-TV business today with the acquisition of startup company Layer3 TV and the announcement of plans to launch a new ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 12/12/2017
Don't hold your breath for that new Fios IPTV platform. After months of delays and concerned rumblings, the Fios TV update now appears to be on permanent hold. Or ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 11/29/2017
Internet service providers have kicked off a storm of criticism by lobbying for the repeal of the 2015 Open Internet Order. However, many ISPs contend that they're ...
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By Paul Davies, Manager of Communications and Marketing, Yospace, 11/27/2017
Despite the rise of VoD and catch-up programming, linear television is still the preferred destination for advertisers. The reason is simple: The mass concurrent ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 11/8/2017
Remember when everything was about the cloud? Well times have changed and now service providers are trying to combine cloud operations with additional functions ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 11/6/2017
It's time for the rise of the cable MVNOs. A year ago there were no major cable operators in the US offering cellular services. A year from now, it looks like three ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 11/2/2017
A new warning sign has just appeared in the seemingly endless regulatory review of AT&T's proposed $85 billion takeover of Time Warner. While the deal certainly ...
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By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 11/2/2017
Slightly ahead of internal schedule, Arris is loading up for general availability and commercial deployments of its Remote PHY solution before the end of the year. ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 10/26/2017
It hasn't been a pretty quarter for anyone in the pay-TV industry, and Charter is no exception. Following on the heels of Comcast's quarterly report, Charter ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 10/26/2017
In a wildly negative quarter for legacy pay-TV providers, Comcast did not escape unscathed. The cable company lost 134,000 residential video subscribers in the ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 10/25/2017
Cable companies are serious about using their DOCSIS networks to backhaul small cells. How do we know? Because cable vendors are suddenly very anxious to make noise ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 10/24/2017
It turns out Tivo still wants to be in the retail hardware business. After years of pumping up its software platform, selling to service providers and taking on new ...
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Kubernetes Advances Windows Support
Mitch Wagner, Editor, Enterprise Cloud, 12/14/2017
Kubernetes 1.9 gets Windows support in beta and further refinements for the ...
White House Report Calls for Greater Federal Cloud Adoption
Scott Ferguson, Editor, Enterprise Cloud, 12/14/2017
The Trump Administration is looking to revamp the IT infrastructure of the ...
Telco Transformation
Survey: What IT Professionals Want (Security, QoS, Reliability)
Mike Robuck, Editor, Telco Transformation, 12/14/2017
CenturyLink's survey also asked IT professionals about SD-WAN, Ethernet and MPLS.
Colt's Voltolini on Big Data & 5G Connectivity
Mirko Voltolini, Head of Network On Demand, Colt, 12/13/2017
Colt's Mirko Voltolini talks about the importance of 5G to enterprise 'cloud ...
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Don't Put a Cap on Capex Just Yet
Mari Silbey , Senior Editor, Cable/Video , 9/15/2016
Vendor forecasts suggest capex spending in the telecom sector is still headed up, ...
Innovation Roundup: How US Pay-TV Providers Stack Up
Mari Silbey , Senior Editor, Cable/Video , 1/27/2016
A snapshot of the pay-TV market in early 2016.
EXCLUSIVE! NFV Interop Evaluation Results
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Get your hands on the results of the first New IP Agency (NIA) NFV ...
When a Telco Goes OTT
Robert Clark , 11/25/2015
Hong Kong's PCCW has taken its video strategy into the OTT realm with the launch ...
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