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A Cable Guy Goes to NAB

April 23, 2015

It sounds like the start of a bad joke - "So a cable guy goes to NAB ..." - but that's exactly what happened in Las Vegas last week. And indeed ...

Telestream VOD Producer DAI

Telestream Aims for VOD Ad Insertion

April 23, 2015

For the NAB Show in Las Vegas, Telestream announced availability of VOD Producer DAI, a new product built on its Vantage media ...

Pico Digital

Pico Buying IDC Broadcast Biz

April 22, 2015

Pico Digital has entered into an agreement to acquire the broadcast products business from International Datacasting (TSX:IDC) ...

Sandvine

Sandvine Unveils Personalized Data App

April 19, 2015

Sandvine (TSX:SVC) announced SmartService App, a smartphone application designed to enable mobile network operators (MNOs) and ...

Jones/NCTI

Jones/NCTI Updates Curriculum

April 19, 2015

Jones/NCTI announced enhancements and upgrades to its learning and development solutions, including its Master Technician curriculum ...

BTTV

Dr. Giles Wilson On Ericsson's Compression "Play"

April 23, 2015

Delivering a quality video experience to customers with lowest possible bandwidth is an equation all operators must get behind. Squeezing the most performance out of your system’s available bandwidth is obviously a game-changer as the relentless crush of demand for video services accelerates.

Watch BTR's Interview with Imagine Communications

April 14, 2015

Imagine Communications' CTO Steve Reynolds visits with BTR Publisher Tim Hermes and reflects on Imagine's marketplace plans as well as key video distribution trends, multiscreen models and more detail about the Imagine Cloud Platform for Distribution.

Watch BTR's Interview with Verimatrix

April 14, 2015

Verimatrix's CTO Peta Peterka visits with BTR Publisher Tim Hermes to discuss revenue security for service providers including OTT. He also gives BTR a run-down of Verimatrix' key products, including the new VCAS Ultra revenue security platform.

Helping Cable and Telco Service Providers Drive Incremental Revenue

April 6, 2015

Imagine Communications delivers solutions for service providers that address the changing consumer needs to enable video consumption anywhere, anytime and on any device and can drive increased revenue with dynamic, targeted advertising.

Sneak Peek: Verimatrix Explores the Connected Future of Pay-TV Revenue Security at NAB 2015

April 6, 2015

Verimatrix will define the connected future of revenue security at NAB 2015 with the introduction of an innovative, cloud-based revenue security engine for system management, monitoring and analytics that optimizes solution performance and reduces operational expenses.

BTR Blogs

BTR Managing Editor Ron Hendrickson

Comcast, TWC Call It Off

April 24, 2015 It's official: Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC) have mutually agreed to call off their proposed merger. The ...
BTR Managing Editor Ron Hendrickson

A Cable Guy Goes to NAB

April 23, 2015 It sounds like the start of a bad joke - "So a cable guy goes to NAB ..." - but that's exactly what happened in Las Vegas last week. And indee...
BTR Senior Editor Carl Weinschenk

The Unbundling End Game

April 1, 2015

Cable operators better watch out. The conditions that have kept their bread-and-butter revenue generating business safe and secure are ...

White Papers & Special Reports

Test, Measurement & Monitoring Grows More Complex…And More Vital, Part II

March 30, 2015 March is Test, Measurement and Monitoring month at Broadband Technology Report. TM&M is among the most important activ...

Test, Measurement & Monitoring Grows More Complex…And More Vital, Part I

March 25, 2015 Test, Measurement and Monitoring always was an important topic for cable operators. It is growing more central as operator...

5 Steps to Solving the TV Everywhere Dilemma for Operators

March 5, 2015 We are in the midst of a massive shift in how and where television viewers access their favorite shows and programming tie...
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Webcasts

INTX 2015: The Cable Show Branches Out

The old NCTA Cable Show has morphed into INTX, the Internet and Television Exposition. What's new? What's not? What's it all mean?  Join BTR Publisher Tim Hermes and Managing Editor Ron Hendrickson for a discussion of the tech, trends and buzz at this year's INTX in Chicago.

( May 14, 2015 / 02:00 PM

DOCSIS 3.1 Update

The new DOCSIS 3.1 spec will bring with it a host of advantages for the cable operator in both speed and bandwidth. However, DOCSIS 3.1 rollouts will not be "plug and play" easy in all cases.

This webcast will be moderated by Ron Hranac and sponsored by Trilithic, Inc.

December 10, 2014
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Expo 2014 Retrospective: A Roadmap for Technology in 2015

Now that we've all had a little time to digest the many events and technologies of SCTE Cable-Tec EXPO 2014, what trends emerge as the hot topics to watch in the coming year? Join BTR Managing Editor Ron Hendrickson and a panel of experts as they run down the trends and pick out the key takeaways from this year's show in a Special Event Webcast.

November 4, 2014
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Featured Hangout

Three Technologies, One Conversation

October 28, 2014

Join BTR in an exclusive Google Hangout for a wide-ranging 30-minute informal discussion of the latest in multiscreen video, home gateways, and testing/monitoring of DOCSIS 3.1 and fiber networks.
Sponsored by Alticast, Hitron Technologies, SCTE, and VeEX.

Featured Podcast

Cox's Guy McCormick on QoS and QoE

November 5, 2014

Listen as Carl Weinschenk, Senior Editor for Broadband Technology Report, and Guy McCormick, Cox Communications' Senior Vice President of Engineering, discuss QoS and QoE.

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