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Next Generation Video: Beyond 4K

April 20, 2015

By Daryl Malas, Principal Architect, CableLabs — 4K Video has captured the attention of consumers, retailers and television manufacturers. Next generation video is not just about 4K, though. Improving the video experience goes beyond resolution itself. CableLabs operates a Video Quality Lab at its Louisville, CO facility where various formats of video streams have been […]

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Join us at the CableLabs NDA Vendor Forum

April 14, 2015

By Ralph Brown, Chief Technology Officer, CableLabs — Once a year CableLabs holds the NDA Vendor Forum. This is a unique opportunity for companies who are interested in developing technologies for the cable industry to get up to speed with the latest technology projects underway at CableLabs and to provide input on our technology development […]

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Interactive TV Ads – Is There a Demand?

April 10, 2015

By Debbie Fitzgerald, Director of Client Application Technologies, CableLabs — Recently, Coke aired an interactive advertisement during the NCAA Final Four basketball games. I thought I would try it out. When the ad starts, it declares “This is a drinkable commercial,” then prompts the user to “Shazam now to drink it.” I launched Shazam on […]

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CableLabs’ Open Source Contributions

April 8, 2015

by Eric Winkelman, Lead Architect, Application Technologies, CableLabs — CableLabs is an active member in many open source communities, with three of our recent contributions highlighted below. We’ve found that engaging with these communities and presenting our intended contributions is incredibly valuable. When our interests align with these projects we’ve generally found the open source […]

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NFV and SDN: Paving the way to a software-based networking future

March 23, 2015

by Don Clarke, Principal Architect, CableLabs — When ONF Executive Director Dan Pitt invited me to contribute a blog post, it brought to mind our interaction in the summer of 2012 on how to treat SDN in the seminal NFV White Paper I was then editing. The operator co-authors were keen to ensure that SDN […]

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Join CableLabs as a part of Tek Stadium™

March 20, 2015

By Ben Lusz, Corporate Events Producer, CableLabs — CableLabs Tek Stadium 2015 will form an integral part of NCTA’S INTX – the Internet & Television Expo — to be held May 5-7 in Chicago at The McCormick Center. We encourage you to be a part of this new destination for the digital economy. Tek Stadium […]

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Rethinking Data Integration: What Got You Here Won’t Get You There

March 18, 2015

By Julie Rachel, Principal Architect, Data & Information Architecture, CableLabs — The modern-day cable industry is represented by a complex framework of legacy data systems.   Problems arise in the integration of these systems. Traditionally, the industry has relied on project-based integration approaches, which are often architected in isolation and removed from a more holistic enterprise […]

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Voice Service Over Wireless Networks

March 9, 2015

By Bernie McKibben, Distinguished Technologist, CableLabs — Voice traffic has consumed the airwaves of cellular and Wi-Fi networks for years now, being popular with subscribers and a revenue source for operators. Wi-Fi calling is rapidly expanding as a valued service for subscribers. Operators who offer Wi-Fi calling on their own Wi-Fi networks have a unique […]

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