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March 7, 2013News for the cable and broadband industry

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  • Time Warner Cable Business continues strong performance
    Time Warner Cable last year leveraged more than $150 million from demand for cellular backhaul services, according to Rob Marcus, president and chief operating officer. Separately, Time Warner Cable Business accounted for 40% of the parent company's fourth-quarter revenue increases. FierceCable (3/5) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
How Much Do You Really Need to Make? The Answer May Shock You
Rather than focus on what you can afford to pull out of the business to cover your living expenses, you need to focus on how much you need to earn at your business in order to afford the lifestyle you want to have. This is where the Personal Earnings Goal, or PEG, comes into play. Learn how to calculate your PEG and find out how much you really need to make.

  Eye on Video 
 
  • Connected TVs are starting to click with public, poll shows
    Just over 3 in 10 of those shopping for a TV are looking for one that can connect to the Web, compared with 18% last year, the IHS Smart TV Consumer Survey has found. The rising interest in connected TVs is likely being driven by price drops for connected models, with more than half of consumers citing cost as the main influence on their purchase, compared with about 28% last year. GigaOm (3/6), Telecompetitor.com (3/7) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
Adding Intelligence to Your Core Network
Service providers are challenged with data growth and signaling traffic. Until recently, SPs were using L1-3 IP routing technologies to manage traffic. For an enhanced experience, SPs need to look farther up the stack. With access to granular context-based information, layer 4-7 networking devices enable SPs to take advantage of more relevant information.
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  Marketing Trends 
 
  • March Madness is biggest postseason ad event, research shows
    The 2012 edition of March Madness for the first time garnered more ad revenue for CBS and Turner Sports than the postseasons for the NFL, NBA, Major League Baseball and the NHL, Kantar Media has found. CBS/Turner Sports last year tallied more than $1 billion in ad sales, plus an extra $60 million for digital ads. Adweek (3/6) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Other News
Combating Identity Theft in a Mobile, Social World
Mobile connectivity threats extend from consumers to the business environment. But who is really responsible for securing sensitive information? Smart business leaders are becoming proactive on the matter. Learn how to get protected in this white paper. Download the white paper now.

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The ROI of Privacy with TRUSTe Solutions
Investment in a Data Privacy Management Platform can deliver significant, positive financial returns for corporate bottom lines. The "Total Economic Impact (TEI) of TRUSTe" Study explains how Forrester Analysts calculated a 151% ROI for TRUSTe customers. Download the study now.

  Competitive Watch 
 
How to Boost Network Performance and Customer Satisfaction
For communications service providers, good network performance is one of the best ways to keep customers happy. This paper reveals how predictive analytics gives service providers real-time visibility into their networks - which leads to boosted revenue potential, satisfied customers, better targeted marketing and top-notch service assurance.

  Association News 
  • Influence the lifetime value of your customer
      
    On March 20 CTAM Unplugged will feature James Kane, whose fascinating and highly entertaining insights are supported by more than 40 years of Harvard University research.  As leading authority on the neuroscience behind what makes someone loyal, Kane has helped organizations, such as Apple, Amazon, Starwood Hotels and Major League Baseball experience tremendous growth by showing them how to build nearly unbreakable relationships with fans, clients and even employees. Register today. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story

  • Cable campaigns then and now
    The Mark Awards is celebrating 30 years of identifying award-winning campaigns within the cable industry. Reflecting back, CTAM pulled together a collection of marketing campaigns from 1983 top honors to what's winning now. Mark your place in history; the deadline for entries is March 27. Enter now. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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