|View printer-friendly version|
The solution was deployed by ARRIS Select Value Added Reseller (VAR) Satcab, a Portuguese based company focused on the design and the delivery of professional, digital media projects.
The APEX3000 is able to merge network traffic in an agile and flexible way. Service providers, like
The deployment at
A Better Entertainment Experience
Increased content choice and people's busy lives have driven the demand for catch-up services. The ARRIS 2014 Consumer Entertainment Index (CEI) showed that binge-viewing is becoming ubiquitous with 80 percent admitting to watching multiple episodes of a series in one sitting, and the most popular way to binge-view content is via a free catch-up service. This appetite to watch more TV in a single sitting has meant that DVR technology has had to improve to keep pace. The CEI report also showed that 62 percent of DVR owners said they had to delete programs because they ran out of space, and this caused frustration 74 percent of the time in homes surveyed.
"We know that the best way for service providers like
"We have a large experience with QAM modulators", said
APEX 3000: Density to Meet Demand
The APEX3000 was built with capacity in mind; the installation of a high-density QAM within a network leaves channels left over for future DOCSIS data use. While for some service providers the migration to a CCAP is planned for the future, the need for a product that can increase channel capacity now allowing for full transition later has never been greater. The APEX3000 is designed not only to serve as this bridge for future rollouts of CCAP, but also to meet growing demand for narrowcast video.
For more information about the ARRIS APEX3000 please click here.
ARRIS will be exhibiting in the Satcab Booth, #03, at the upcoming Africa Com conference on
Satcab is a leading Portuguese system integrator and distributor of professional broadband and broadcast equipment. The company was established in 1996 and has its headquarters near
Visit www.satcab.pt for further information. Follow us on
ARRIS is a global innovator in IP, video and broadband technology. We have continually worked with our customers to transform the experience of entertainment and communications for millions of people around the world. The people of ARRIS are dedicated to the success of our customers, bringing a passion for invention that has fueled our history: We created digital TV, delivered the first wireless broadband gateway and are pioneering the standards and pathways for tomorrow's personalized, Ultra HD, multiscreen, and cloud services. We are dedicated to meeting today's challenges and preparing for the tasks the future holds. Collaborating with our customers, ARRIS will continue to solve the most pressing challenges of 21st century communications. Together, we are inventing the future. For more information: www.arrisi.com
For the latest ARRIS news:
ARRIS and the ARRIS Logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of ARRIS Enterprises, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. © ARRIS Enterprises, Inc. 2014. All rights reserved.
David Hulmes, +44 7834 575 863, David.Hulmes@arrisi.com