Set-Tops to Get IP Shove?

Spangler, Todd
April 2010
Multichannel News;4/26/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 17, p20
The article reports on the issuance of a request by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for feedback on its AllVid proposal that would replace CableCard rules on the use compatibale televisions (TV) to access any pay-TV service. The FCC is seeking comment on the AllVid concept and is not intendeing to impose rules immediately. David Grubb of Motorola Inc. notes that an AllVid regulation may not require a cable operator to cut over to an Internet Protocol (IP)TV infrastructure.


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