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Market Trends: Digital STBs, Video-over-IP Content Drives High-Volume Production Worldwide, 2013

Published: 30 August 2013

ID: G00228406

Analyst(s): Paul O'Donovan

Summary

The increase in the distribution and access to video over the Internet has pushed IPTV set-top box unit production into double-digit growth between 2012 and 2017. Set-top box manufacturers must focus on their business model transition, by developing hybrid boxes to secure survival.

Table Of Contents

Introduction

Market Trend

  • The Market is Continuing to Expand as New Technologies Emerge
    • IPTV STBs
    • Terrestrial STBs
    • Cable STBs
    • Satellite STBs

Contrarian View

  • Trends Will Change If Delivery of Pay-TV Services Over the Internet Becomes the De Facto Standard

Vendors to Watch

  • Digital STB Unit Production Forecast

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