TVPlus, a Product of Spot411 Technologies, Chosen as Best New Idea At CableLabs® Winter Conference
The technology demonstration was part of the Innovation Showcase segment of the winter conference. The showcase contained 11 companies each of which had 10 minute to explain their innovative solutions and then demonstrate the technology.
Other participants were Alcatel-Lucent, BigBand Networks, Cisco, Gracenote, Motorola, RGB, RightScale, Sandvine, Technicolor, and VideoSurf. Key trends of this year's showcase were technologies to search video content, cloud computing and IP migration strategies.
Another highlight was Cisco showing a demo of downstream broadband speeds above 1.5 Gbps using DOCSIS 3.0. Please go to www.cablelabs.com/downloads/wc2011_innovation_showcase.pdf. to see a complete list of the 11 participating showcase companies.
"The trends exhibited in the showcase hit the mark for a lot of new technologies that cable operators may use in coming years," said Marwan Fawaz, Chief Technology Officer of Charter Communications.
"It's always exciting to see such great selection of innovation being presented for the industry," said Mark Coblitz, Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning at Comcast Cable Communications.
"We're delighted to be a part of the CableLabs Innovations Showcase, and to have been recognized for our product and capabilities. We greatly appreciate the invitation to present in front of this influential group, as the Industry continues to evolve to meet the ever-changing demands of consumers," said Ajay Shah, TVPlus CEO and Co-Founder.
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