Might Be Time for 'IPTV Labs'

Spangler, Todd
November 2006
Multichannel News;11/13/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 45, p10
The article reports on the call for the establishment of interoperability standards in Internet Protocol television (IPTV) in the U.S. Because IPTV is based on an open network, IPTV set-top box developers must do a custom implementation for each customer. Several telecommunication companies are already considering forming a body similar to the cable industry's CableLabs to direct IPTV standardization and impose some order on technology suppliers.


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