With the big annual IBC trade show now underway in Amsterdam, video tech vendors are lining up to plug the latest versions of their hardware and software to a pan-European audience.
In our news stories earlier this week, we already outlined what stuff such key video and chip vendors as ActiveVideo , Adobe Systems Inc. (Nasdaq: ADBE), Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU), Amino Communications Ltd. , Broadcom Corp. (Nasdaq: BRCM), Ericsson AB (Nasdaq: ERIC) and Rovi Corp. are strutting at IBC. So the show is already off to a busy start. (See Eurobites: Dante Demos Terabit Super-Channel, Eurobites: AlcaLu Unveils Virtual CDN Platform, Adobe Extends DRM Across TVE Screens, ActiveVideo Joins Cable's RDK Club and Rovi Debuts Cloud-Based Multiscreen Guide.)
Here's a sampling of what some other major tech suppliers and industry players are boasting about as the show hits full stride for the weekend:
— Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading