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Key developments related to the enablement of over-the-top video services.
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 Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 10/17/2017
While traditional pay-TV players are warning investors of weakness in the video business ahead of third-quarter earnings reports, Netflix is happily reporting ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 10/13/2017
In the latest sign of trouble in TV land, Viacom is pointing a finger at Charter saying the cable company is making it difficult for Viacom to branch out with new ...
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By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 10/12/2017
Cable operators aren't the only ones fighting the fierce cord-cutting monster. Satellite TV and telco TV providers are grappling with the beast too, as the latest ...
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By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 10/12/2017
BUDAPEST -- Digital TV Central & Eastern Europe -- Although navigating the online video ecosystem is complex, Google can help, according to Google's Strategic Partner ...
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 10/11/2017
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Deutsche Telekom bets on smart parking; Vivendi tries to settle pay-TV dispute; balloon goes up for EE.
By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 10/9/2017
Mobile devices, specifically smartphones, are rapidly growing their share of time spent viewing video, according to the latest study from Ericsson's ConsumerLab.
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By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 10/6/2017
Netflix has raised its prices in various markets, including the US and UK, according to reports. The company also plans to increase its rates in several European ...
By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 10/5/2017
YouTube is still the most watched online video platform in the world, but Facebook is now ranked second, according to new research from Ampere Analysis reported on ...
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 10/2/2017
The OTT skinny bundle market is quickly fattening up with players, at least in the major US metros. At last count, there were at least nine large national skinny ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 10/2/2017
It might not be the fairy tale ending of an animated classic, but Disney and Altice did reach an "agreement in principle" Sunday night that prevented a blackout of ...
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 9/29/2017
Having successfully run its first transatlantic subsea cable for almost two years now, Aqua Comms is planning additional subsea cables in northern Europe and eyeing ...
By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 9/29/2017
Established brands never die, they just come back in a new avatar. Blockbuster, a brand well-recognized in the US for video and DVD rentals, is making a comeback. But ...
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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 ...
ONUG Shifts Focus to Security, Analytics
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
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Mike Robuck, Editor, Telco Transformation, 10/17/2017
Survey results of a recent Telco Transformation poll rated faster provisioning ...
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Calix Gambles on a Software-Defined Reboot
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Having invested big bucks to become a software company, Calix seems poised for a ...
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Hong Kong's PCCW has taken its video strategy into the OTT realm with the launch ...
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Cable operators and media companies paid their executives well in 2014, up to ...
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