At this year’s IBC Liberty Global was showing its new Connect Box, which is due to roll out before the end of the year on Ziggo, Telenet and Virgin Media.
Broadcom Corporation has announced three new DOCSIS 3.1-based devices for Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) equipment.
Avago Technologies will acquire Broadcom in a cash and stock transaction that values the combined company at $77 billion in enterprise value.
Vodafone Deutschland will double the highest internet speed offered by its cable subsidiary Kabel Deutschland to 200Mbps in November 2014.
The Russian DTH platform NTV-Plus has delivered a live satellite Ultra HD broadcast of the Sochi Winter Olympics.
Broadcom has announced the launch of a next generation HD DOCSIS 2.0 set-top box solution, aimed at offering a low-cost option for operators wanting to provide leading edge solutions in emerging markets.
Broadcom is ready to supply the technology that will allow cable operators to easily migrate their networks from 1Gbps to 10Gbps while preserving DOCSIS back-office operations.
Envivio has unveiled an HEVC Early Access Program for customers planning a move to the new HEVC (H.265) encoding.
BBWF 2012 – Amsterdam. Industry organisation Broadband Forum has launched its BBF.069 CPE certification programme and announced the first certified devices.
The Sling Media SDK is to be integrated into Broadcom’s set-top box system-on-a-chip platforms. It means the placeshifting technology will be made available to manufacturers of STBs and other consumer electronics devices outside that of Sling’s owners EchoStar.