Articles

September 10, 2013

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Open UX Snowflake: Making Great Even Greater

Visitors to the Cisco booth at this year’s IBC will no doubt be curious to see our new Open UX Snowflake. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2IdZl31B69w Snowflake, the Videoscape Unity flagship UI, is now offered on HTML5, powered with cloud technology. As a multi-award winning UI, Snowflake never fails to turn heads, which makes it the Formula One race […]

September 9, 2013

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

What Does It Take to Stay Ahead in Today’s Dynamic and Competitive Video Market?

One critical factor to stay ahead in today’s dynamic and competitive video market is the agility to deploy new services and hardware fast. But what do service providers really need in order to be agile? An open client software is a great start. It provides a core software base so service providers can focus on […]

Congrats to Abe Peled for the Lifetime Achievement Award at Cable Congress!

This week in London, our own Dr. Abe Peled accepted the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from Digital TV Europe, as part of its “Euro 50 Awards” at this week’s Cable Congress. Anyone who knows Abe knows that he’s a quick-witted, highly intelligent, super-motivated gentleman, and we’re all sincerely glad he’s part of the Cisco team, […]

February 18, 2013

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Cisco Committed to CPE as Part of Overall Video Strategy

By Joe Chow, Vice President and General Manager, Connected Devices Business Unit Following Cisco’s 2Q FY ’13 earnings call last week, we received questions about our commitment to certain elements of our set-top box business. Comments were made that Cisco is walking away from low-margin deals. I would like to clear up any confusion surrounding […]

January 12, 2013

VIDEO

Cisco’s Jesper Andersen Highlights the ‘Videoscape Unity’ launch at CES 2013

Jesper Andersen, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Cisco’s service provider video technology group, discusses the launch of Cisco Videoscape Unity, priority services for his customers this year, and what is next on the horizon for Cisco’s service provider video business. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ktK_EH2HLIU

Cisco and Cox at CES: Evolving Second Screen TV with Next-Gen Mobile App

Today at CES in Las Vegas, Cox Communications took the wraps off of a slate of expansions to second screen TV today, during a private press reception at the Wynn Hotel. Working with Cisco, Cox evolved their video services platform to deliver more personalized video experiences, offering their customers more of what they enjoy. While […]

January 7, 2013

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Videoscape Unity: Live at CES

If the start of a New Year is the best time to create new resolutions, then we’re defining our resolution for 2013 to be unity in video experiences. Now that our SP and media customers have deployed services to tablets and IP devices in addition to TVs, the next step is to unify and innovate […]