TITLE

OCAP in view

AUTHOR(S)
Baumgartner, Jefff
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
CED;Feb2006, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Consumer Electronics Show in 2006 demonstrated the cable and consumer electronics industries' support for the OpenCable Application Platform (OCAP). OCAP is a middleware stack that allows operators to enter the retail market for digital set-tops and televisions and gives them a footprint for interactive applications and services.
ACCESSION #
19813681

 

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