Set-tops will remain core part of Cisco’s business, says Andersen

The set-top will remain key to Cisco Systems’ video portfolio following the acqusition of NDS, according to Jesper Andersen, senior vice-president and general manager, service… Read more

Cisco unveils Videoscape Unity pre-integrated offerings

Cisco has used the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to unveil Videoscape Unity, its expanded Videoscape video services delivery platform. The new and expanded… Read more

Accedo and NDS launch set-top app partnership

Interactive TV company Accedo has partnered with NDS to launch a new solution that enables service providers to develop set-top-box apps and widgets. The solution… Read more

Canal Digital taps NDS for hosted next-gen pay TV platform


Norway-based pay TV operator Canal Digital is to launch its next-generation TV platform as a hosted managed service with NDS. The hybrid service, combining satellite… Read more

Cisco completes NDS acquisition


Cisco has completed the acquisition of TV software company NDS. Cisco paid approximately $5 billion (€4 billion), including the repayment of debt and retention-based incentives,… Read more

EC approves Cisco acquisition of NDS

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The European Commission has approved Cisco’s acquisition of NDS after concluding that the combined entity would continue to face competition from a number of strong… Read more

NDS demos services with Tele Columbus, but sees low demand for HbbTV

NDS (Stand B16) will support HbbTV services but has seen relatively little in the way of requests, according to Yves Padrines, vice-president and general manager,… Read more

Teleclub launches CI Plus with NDS

Swiss pay TV operator Teleclub has launched a CI Plus option using technology from NDS. The CI Plus modules enable Teleclub subscribers to access all… Read more

Arris and NDS converge gateway solutions

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Arris and NDS are developing a new solution based on the former’s Media Gateway and the latter’s middleware, DRM and user interface. The companies said… Read more

NDS faces fresh hacking claims, accuses BBC of “gross misrepresentation”

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New allegations have emerged claiming that conditional access company NDS promoted pay TV piracy in Australia that adversely impacted local operators. The Australian Financial Review… Read more