TITLE

The BIG [Virtual] Sit-Down

PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
CED;May2004, Vol. 30 Issue 5, Special Section p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the "CED" periodical's 2004 virtual roundtable to explore the issues facing the cable industry in the U.S. Industry executives who participated in the forum; Top priorities of the executives; Bandwidth-restoring migration to all or mostly digital; Video-on-demand (VOD) standard for storage hours; Emergence of high definition VOD; Video telephony as a possible service or as a differentiator that can be placed into the market.
ACCESSION #
13047774

 

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