As the NCTA reiterated in its filing to the FCC on Monday, Verizon has a permanent waiver for low-end set-tops, provided it goes all-digital by February 2009, and a one-year waiver for HD and DVR boxes.
Verizon wants to satisfy the FCC's separable security requirement with a downloadable conditional access system but indicates that such a system won't be ready a year from now.
A CSP's digital transformation involves so much more than technology. Crucial – and often most challenging – is the cultural transformation that goes along with it. As Sigma's Chief Technology Officer, Catherine Michel has extensive experience with technology as she leads the company's entire product portfolio and strategy. But she's also no stranger to merging technology and culture, having taken a company — Tribold — from inception to acquisition (by Sigma in 2013), and she continues to advise service providers on how to drive their own transformations. This impressive female leader and vocal advocate for other women in the industry will join Women in Comms for a live radio show to discuss all things digital transformation, including the cultural transformation that goes along with it.