TITLE

BAD TIME FOR HD BOX SHORTAGE

AUTHOR(S)
Ellis, Leslie
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/26/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 13, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information concerning on the high density (HD) boxes for cable operators in the U.S. Most operators placed orders for HD boxes with integrated security in fall 2006. Cable operators stop deploying digital set-tops with their security embedded inside on July 1, 2007. Instead, they must deploy boxes that contain a slot for a removable security card.
ACCESSION #
24978382

 

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