Cable's Taking VoIP Lead: Sachs
- Sachs: Cable VoIP's a Welcome Mat to Vendors. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;12/22/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 51, p2
Reports that cable television operators in the U.S. have no intention of blocking the services of unaffiliated companies that want to provide Internet-based phone calls to high-speed data customers of cable according to National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) president Robert...
- Cable's State Is One of Rapid Change. // Multichannel News;11/20/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 47, p127
Presents excerpt of the 'State of the Communications Industries' address that National Cable Television Association president and CEO Robert Sachs delivered November 15, 2000 at the Lotus Club in New York City. Overview on the status the United States cable television industry; Future prospects.
- Sachs: Go slow on rate hikes. McConnell, Bill // Broadcasting & Cable;12/20/99, Vol. 129 Issue 52, p52
Reports on National Cable Television Association president Robert Sachs' speech about cable television issues in the United States, given during the Western Show. Recommendations to help cable television keep its lead over competitors; Effects of government regulation on the cable television...
- Stalking the IP golden egg. Lafferty, Michael // CED;Apr2000, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p46
Reports on the competition to provide Internet Protocol (IP) telephony. Conversion into reality of the voice over Internet Protocol through cable television networks; Advantages of IP telephony aside from cost savings; Issues concerning standards, service and other problems.
- Operators Kick the Tires on Voice-Encryption Strategies. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;2/17/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p31
Focuses on the display of a cable telephony voice-encryption service at Cable Television Laboratories Inc.'s conference by cable operators Nuera Communications Inc., Syndeo Corp. and InnoMedia Inc. Advantages of voice encryption service; Compliance of CableLabs standards by the...
- The mother of all networks. Tudor, Geoffrey; Young, Holland // CED;Aug2002, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p73
Reports on the efforts of cable television operators to expand their business beyond service transport technologies. Planned migration to a unified all-Internet Protocol (IP) network topology; Transition to a unified IP network.
- Comcast Rises to VolP Challenge. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;9/9/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 36, p3
Reports the legitimacy of Internet-protocol telephony in the cable industry in the U.S. Requisite research for the technology; Reduction of capital expenditures; Security of capital investment of the industry.
- Outlook a mixed bag for cable ops. Mermigas, Dianne // Electronic Media;5/6/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 18, p6
Focuses on the business status of the cable networks. Decrease on the earnings of cable operators; Decline on the investment of the network; Impact of the earning decrease on the cable operators.
- New Four-Letter Word: Capex. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;8/19/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 33, p1
Reports on the curtailment of capital expenditures of investors of cable television industry in the U.S. Reduction of capital expenditures by the multiple systems operators executives; Decision of Charter Communications Inc. to cut capex expenditures; Commitment of Cablevision Systems Corp. to...