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Cisco at the 2015 SCTE Cable-Tec Expo

…nd are appreciably stocked (I hope!) with all of the elements that multichannel video providers (MVPDs) need to satiate their capacity needs — and contribute to the industry’s overall industrial momentum. If you’re not going, or not familiar with the cable/broadband industry’s biggest and most hard-core tech event — the short hand is that it’s all about the distribution transition to ‘all-IP’ (Internet Protocol), and especially IP vid…


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As Two Digital Divides Close, A New One Threatens

…mobile and fixed) subscriptions, higher growth rates for both technologies in developing countries point to the same conclusion: overall, developing countries are catching up with developed countries in a range of ICTs. According to Cisco’s 2015 Visual Networking Index (VNI), we now stand at a clear digital tipping point – by 2019, the number of people connecting to Internet will be 3.9 billion, reaching over 51% of the global population. As over…


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From The RDK Users Conference 2015: Ensuring Safe and Secure Expansion of RDK

By JT Taylor, Senior Marketing Manager, Service Provider Solutions Marketing, Cisco It goes without saying … Securing your prized assets is paramount. There is no upside to being King of the Kingdom if someone else has the keys. As our market evolves and RDK (Reference Design Kit) evolves with it, keeping your content, and your network, secure is at the forefront. Certainly we all recognize that there is now a large population of Internet connec…


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Verizon Partners with Cisco to Set Roadmap to 5G Technology in U.S.; Field Trials to Start in 2016

…ive this new wave of development. According to the latest annual update of the Cisco® Visual Networking Index™ (VNI) Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast for 2014 to 2019, issued in February, Global mobile data traffic will increase nearly tenfold between 2014 and 2019, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 57 percent during the period, reaching 24.3 exabytes per month by 2019. Robust wireless networks will be critical in facilitating…


Cloud DVR transforms video services—for operators as much as their subscribers

…to roll out these types of services. First, consumers want it. According to the Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI), time-delayed TV will be the fastest-growing residential service by 2019. Additionally, the ability to offer unlimited storage—something that’s impossible with a traditional set-top DVR—is the cloud DVR feature that resonates most with consumers. A recent Parks Associates survey found that over 50% of U.S. pay-TV subscribers find u…


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