Next Gen Content Delivery and Video
- July 30, 2009
Ericsson, quiet up until the very end, has won Nortel's CDMA and LTE assets, giving the telecom equipment vendor the perfect launchpad into the early 4G North American market and leaving loser Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) in a tricky position.
- July 09, 2009
The Department of Justice's preliminary antitrust investigation of telecom giants AT&T, Verizon and Sprint over price-fixing and handset exclusivity deals has investors worried that it could delay 4G network investment. But the DOJ probe is also ...
- June 29, 2009
Alcatel-Lucent's new Advertising Selection Server, also available as a hosted cloud-based service, can help mobile operators increase revenue and become part of the digital media value chain by targeting mobile ads at customers who opt-in to receive...
- June 11, 2009
Strong video growth for mobile and fixed networks is projected, but with carriers seeing little of the video revenue in the current business model, return on investment (ROI) for telecom network optimization is not always a sure thing for service ...
- February 05, 2009
A host of telecom network optimization techniques promise more efficient networks and data transmission, but falling bandwidth prices complicate the calculations.
- February 03, 2009
While consumer groups have pushed for a delay of the digital TV changeover, carriers will see their own expensive properties being pushed back months from utilization, which could delay everything from infrastructure rollout to precious investment ...
- November 10, 2008
While trying to figure out how to drive more average revenue per user (ARPU) from networks increasingly converged on IP, telecom service providers now have to...
- August 27, 2008
Mobile video is the gold ring wireless operators want to grab, but fewer than half of all video-capable mobile phone users have ever seen it. Operators need to promote it wisely if they want to see the money.
- April 25, 2008
Qwest rolled out two high-speed, fiber-based Internet services, but plans for IPTV to go with them aren't on the roadmap yet.
- April 24, 2008
IPTV won't completely change the television game anytime soon, but it puts telecoms in a strong competitive position as they seek to broaden their portfolios.
- April 08, 2008
IPTV media centers like Microsoft's Mediaroom are becoming an important way for telecoms to deliver added services and garner revenue.
- January 18, 2008
Broadband is driving video and video is driving broadband in faster and faster circles, which puts video deployment high on service providers' agendas this...
- December 12, 2007
Cisco has boiled down its strategy for the next three to five years to three words -- TelePresence, collaboration and video -- and plans to use its networking expertise to stay in the middle of the emerging IP video market.
- November 26, 2007
Acquisition by acquisition, Cisco appears to be moving toward IP video application dominance with new capabilities in digital signage, interactive advertising and video surveillance. A new report looks at the mature networking vendor's moves toward...
- November 01, 2007
Mobile TV rollouts continue moving forward with the major service providers, despite some daunting challenges.