Author Archives: Alan Harten


Pace launches DBV-T2 set top box

Pace Plc is set to debut a new set top box at the upcoming IBC platform, which transmits signals using the DVB-T2 standard. The new box is expected by analysts to.. more
Posted in HDTV / 3D TV News

Vodafone UK launches One Net

Vodafone UK has launched the One Net service option so that small to medium businesses can reduce the amount that they pay on monthly mobile and fixed communications. With the One.. more
Posted in Telecoms News

Actelis tests Dynamic Spectrum Management Level 3

Actelis Networks and ECI telecom, which are both founding members of the iSMART Consortium, announced that they have successfully completed the first leg of their customer tests on the Dynamic Spectrum.. more
Posted in Telecoms News

O2 win ‘Best Buy’ award from Broadband Genie

O2 took the top honours in the Broadband Genie PC Advisor Broadband Survey winning the ‘Best Buy’ award despite the fact that its competition presented heavy challenges. Runners up for the award included PlusNet, BE Broadband, and Zen Internet. This is the fifth year of.. more
Posted in Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

First Mile products funding for Actelis

Actelis Networks, a copper solution worldwide supplier of Ethernet, announced yesterday that it has received a multi-million dollar funding boost from investors, that will allow it to deploy and grow its First Mile products. The First Mile products are used by telecommunications providers, government municipality.. more
Posted in Telecoms News

Could Vodafone Mobile Hotspot help attract customers?

Vodafone’s announcement of the launch of a Mobile Hotspot that works on a Wi-Fi Cloud comes at a time when competition is hotting up for the telecoms provider. The hotspot is aimed to benefit both netbook and laptop customers of the leading mobile telecommunications company,.. more
Posted in Broadband News

Broadcom partners with SoftAtHome

Broadcom Corporation announced that it will partner with SoftAtHome so that set top boxes can be developed that allow users to watch IP, satellite, and hybrid programming from one set top box, and decreasing the time to market for TV and video services. Broadcom, which.. more
Posted in IPTV News

EZ TV System wins TMC award

Optibase, which leads the market in solutions for advanced video, announced yesterday that TMC (Technology Marketing Corporation) named the company’s EZ TV System as the award winner of its 2009 IPV Excellence Award. The award was presented by the Internet Telephony magazine and will be.. more
Posted in IPTV News

TVium for large scale IPTV shows

The largest video distributor commercially across Europe, Image Group Plc, has partnered with Breeze Technologies in order to create the first TVium TR-100. The TVium is capable of recording and displaying both radio and digital TV from a DVB-T feed using TV over IP distribution.. more
Posted in IPTV News

Open IPTV Forum free downloads

The Open IPTV Forum has released the new Architecture Specification for IPTV elements and services within the IPTV infrastructure. The new architecture is available for free download at the forum website within the publications section and is designed to meet the second release of the.. more
Posted in IPTV News