IPTV is one of the big and relatively new growth opportunities the nations local phone companies now offer. AT&T Uverse, Verizon FiOS and CenturyLink Prism are television services that are delivered using the Internet and are called IPTV.
"We have been seeing local phone companies attracting new customers away from the traditional cable television and satellite television world. The economics, the quality and the quality service are a big attraction for many customers. Many customers simply have had enough of the cable television company," says Technology analyst
"I have been watching the cable television industry losing market share to new competitors like this over the last few years. In fact I remember during an AT&T analyst meeting last December they gave an example which showed that in markets like
"Performance like that in a competitive marketplace means the television marketplace is being rewritten. New companies and new technologies are competing with the traditional cable television industry and are really shaking things up. Companies like
"We are watching new competitors really do strong business in the television sector. That's because the cable television industry never cared about the customer before. Now they do since the customers are leaving. However most are really having a problem changing long held customer beliefs," says Wireless analyst Kagan.
"That means parts of
"I think generally speaking,
"This is a transformation and it is important to stay ahead of the wave. They also need to get into new business opportunities. An area that
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