Research and Markets Adds Report: Set Top Boxes: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, to 2018
Jun 01, 2012 (Close-Up Media via COMTEX) --
Research and Markets has announced the addition of WinterGreen Research, Inc.'s new report "Set Top Boxes: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, to 2018" to its offerings.
In a release, Research and Markets noted that report highlights include:
WinterGreen Research announced that it has published a new study Set Top Boxes: Market Shares, Strategy, and Forecasts, Worldwide, to 2018. The 2012 study has 382 pages, 109 tables and figures. Worldwide set top box markets are poised to achieve significant growth as the next generation TV Internet systems provide a way to improve bundled channel video services. Set top boxes support entertainment, business, educational, and healthcare video services delivery in the home. Channels and Internet capability will be accessible from the same handset. Gateways will be used to implement multiple device access in the home in some cases. Cloud systems proliferate.
According to Susan Eustis, lead author of the study, "Set top boxes bring Internet to the home. They are evolving the capability to be used by the cable and TV entertainment industry to deliver Internet services. The cloud represents the preferred Internet delivery model so that services from bundled channels and the Internet can be accessed from one single remote TV selector."
New types of entertainment and sports oriented services are coming into the home. Bundled channel video is being extended as people achieve Internet access capabilities over the HD TV. Enhancements to the current bundled channels promise significant growth to the cable industry. The ability to enhance channel access with HD TV Internet access promises to have broad appeal. The Internet promises to enhance sports programming with information about the game and players delivered over a devices while a channel is being watched. Information at the same time as a program will be enticing. Others watch programs using a single network available on different devices supporting moving to different parts of the home.
- Thompson Set Top Boxes
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- Casa Systems
- Comcast Business Services
- Skyworth Digital Holdings Ltd
- Zoom Telephonics
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