Senate to hold hearing on FCC nominee Wheeler; AT&T honored for video conferencing capabilities

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> The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee will hold a hearing next Tuesday afternoon on FCC chairman nominee Tom Wheeler. Article

> AT&T received top honors from Frost & Sullivan for best practices in the video conferencing hosted and managed services market. Release

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> itaas executives demonstrated at The Cable Show a home network leveraging its licensed RDK technology with a media gateway that connects to an IP client device and streams from a tablet. Article

> Acting FCC Chairwoman Mignon Clyburn spoke to NCTA President Michael Powell during the Tuesday opening session of The Cable Show about the importance of making broadband available to all Americans in an increasingly digital world. Article


> Oregan Networks grabbed a huge chunk of the IPTV middleware business when BT Vision dumped Microsoft's Mediaroom platform. Article

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> A debate is playing out online over whether content creators can make enough money on YouTube. Article

And finally … Universities, government networks, and wireless operators are leading the adoption of the IPv6 protocol. Article

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