To Have, And To Have Not

Grossman, Andrew
December 2005
Multichannel News;12/12/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 52, p39
The article examines the future of the broadband video content business. The broadband video content services offered by providers are described. It is noted that only 20 percent to 30 percent of customers regularly head to operator portals when accessing broadband video content. The effects of broadband video content on the cable television market are given.


Related Articles

  • Report: Quad-play unproven strategy.  // RCR Wireless News;10/15/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 39, p22 

    The article focuses on a report by Analysys which shows that the quadplay bundle is as yet unproven as a strategy by which operators can improve revenues and reduce churn. Analysys found that triple-play packages have helped U.S. cable operators to double average revenue per user and cut their...

  • Broadband Net good Noos for French cable TV. Masters, Charles // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;11/21/2000, Vol. 365 Issue 40, p18 

    Reports that French cabler Noos is launching what it claims to be the first European live test of broadband television via the Internet. Planned broadcast of a mix of event programs starting November 2000 including the MTV Europe Music Awards; Use of multicast technology.

  • Streaming Becomes a Revenue Stream. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;7/19/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 29, p53 

    Focuses on ways employed by cable television networks in the U.S. to attract subscribers and advertisers with broadband-delivered content. Content of the broadband clips offered by Scripps Network to cable programmers; Services offered by the Weather Channel in line with broadband and streaming...

  • MSOs could Take Content to the Edge. Bannan, Karen J. // Multichannel News;11/20/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 47, p97 

    Reports on edge technologies pushed by certain United States companies to enable the delivery of broadcast-quality streaming media directly to cable headends, via content-distribution networks (CDN). Two types of edge technology, CDN and edge service providers; Benefits to cable television...

  • Movie rights and wrongs. Higgins, John M. // Broadcasting & Cable;02/07/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 6, p49 

    Focuses on the increasing adoption of video streaming technology by movie cable television companies in the United States. Popularity of the medium among pay-per-view audiences; Streaming packages and deals entered by companies such as Home Box Office and Showtime.

  • Cable execs debate value of jumping into streaming. McAdams, Deborah D.; Kerschbaumer, Ken // Broadcasting & Cable;12/04/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 50, p60 

    Presents the discussions of United States cable television executives on the benefit of venturing into streaming media. Issues surrounding the emergence of the streaming media technology; Streamers' dependence on broadband distribution from cable operators; Concern over the possibility that...

  • Box Music packs Web, TV together. Andreeva, Nellie // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;04/04/2000, Vol. 326 Issue 24, p159 

    Reports that the Box Music Network has launched a 24-hour-a-day television/Web convergence service called Box Fusion. Availability to Box subscribers; How the service will act in sync with Box Music Network's television program; Role of the Box Music Network as a subsidiary of MTV Networks.

  • HISPANIC WEB ADDS GOTHAM. Tegel, Simeon // Daily Variety;09/25/2000, Vol. 269 Issue 16, p12 

    Reports that Azteca America, the planned Hispanic American-lingo web, has added New York to its coverage with the purchase of WSAH from the Shop at Home network.

  • MTV, M2 launch `Intercast Jam' series. Atwood, Brett // Billboard;04/19/97, Vol. 109 Issue 16, p81 

    Reports that Music Television (MTV) and its commercial-free sister service, M2, are adding interactive programming known as `Intercast Jam' to their cablecasts. The programming to be aimed at television tuner-equipped computers with Intel's Intercast technology; How it will be set up; What will...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics