An explanation of the technical considerations, regulatory issues, and market requirements of video delivery, describing digital video architectures, services, protocols, and distribution systems. Discusses the long-term viability of digital video innovations, describes the activities of the major players among telephone carriers moving to video and cable tv providers moving to telephony, and includes a primer on tv and cable technology. For technology developers, planners, carriers, students, and end users Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR... deployment of addressable setup boxes, to enable consumers to order PPV services using the remote control rather than a separate telephone line. In late 1994 to 1995, Time Warner was running an interactive services trial of the Full- Service Network, discussed in Chap. ... Time Warnera#39;s Quantum Cable TV system is being tested in Queens, N.Y., using First Pacific Networka#39;s technology for telephoneanbsp;...
|Title||:||Video Dialtone Technology|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Companies - 1995-01-01|