Cisco takes Snowflake into 2014


IBC 2013  – AMSTERDAM. Cisco’s Videoscape unit has given details of the 2014 upgrade to its Snowflake interface. Largely dispensing with the channel orders set by the operators – there is still a grid through effectively hidden – the channels and programmes shown are all through recommendations.

EC approval for $5 billion Cisco NDS purchase

Cisco headquarters

The European Commission has given the green light to Cisco’s purchase of NDS in a deal put at $5 billion (€4.14 billion). The Commission said its investigation had confirmed the merged entity would continue to face competition from a number of strong competitors.