Cisco and Arris take different directions in video leadership battle. Technicolor completed the acquisition of Cisco’s video CPE business in November and the Arris acquisition of Pace is now virtually guaranteed to proceed.
Arris is set to take the leadership of the video infrastructure market, taking over from Cisco, with Technicolor claiming the #3 ranking.
New Q4 data from Synergy Research Group shows that headend-oriented software is accounting for an ever-larger share of video infrastructure software revenues, while content protection share of the market is declining.
New Q3 data from Synergy Research Group shows that Cisco maintains a strong market lead in both video infrastructure software and hardware, with its worldwide share of revenues approaching 20% in both segments.
Client software is the fastest growing software category within the video infrastructure software market, followed by headend software, according to Synergy Research Group.
New Q1 data from Synergy Research Group shows that Cisco has extended the lead over its main video infrastructure software rivals Nagra, Arris, Rovi and Irdeto.