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- Improving quality may help to boost streaming media. Dawson // Multichannel News;12/20/99, Vol. 20 Issue 52, p61
Reports on competitive pressures from Web-based media providers on cable strategists in the United States. Gains in streaming performance at sub-megabit-per-second speeds; Combining of low-bit-rate streaming technologies and new means of bypassing Internet bottlenecks.
- CREATING CONVERGENCE WITH UMA. O'Shea, Dan // Telephony;10/24/2005, Vol. 246 Issue 21, p38
Focuses on the reliance of the increasing number of mobile carriers, voice-over-IP service providers and cable television companies to unlicensed mobile access (UMA) technology to create new convergent service in the U.S. Support of different wireless industry firms to UMA; Development of the...
- Automated Ad Sales Platforms: Will They Click for Cable? Schley, Stewart // Multichannel News;5/7/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 19, p7A
The article reports on the automated advertisement of the cable industry in the U.S. The advertisement is armed by the companies such as Google Inc. which brought a successful online advertisement approach to local television. The company eBAy Inc. let national advertisers buy cable network time...
- When Competition Results in Fewer Options. Surkan, Michael // PC Week;04/19/99, Vol. 16 Issue 16, p137
Discusses the proposed regulation of the Internet cable network in the United States and the impact on competition that would represent. Internet service providers (ISP) calling for open access to television cable networks; Technology required to manage multiple ISPs over a single cable network...
- 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.
- Back in the Saddle. Barthold, Jim // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Apr2004, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p16
Focuses on the rollout of trial voice over Internet protocol services in the U.S. Duplication of circuit-switched features; Competition among cable operators.