XO Communications will use Ciena’s Packet-Optical Transport technology to provide high-speed, high-capacity, next-gen optical transport and business Ethernet services to enterprise and wholesale service provider customers in XO’s metro and regional networks nationwide. XO also will work with Ciena to offer 100G managed wavelength services to its large enterprise and wholesale service-provider customers…Entropic Communications Inc. says its MoCA (Multimedia over Coax) silicon and software are powering the new TiVo Premiere 4 DVR, which allows users to record four shows at once and then beam those shows to other TiVo DVRs for multiroom viewing using the built-in MoCA network. MoCA can be used to connect the Premiere 4 to the subscriber’s Internet service.

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FCC Seeks Comment on NAB NextGen Petition

The FCC Media Bureau is seeking comment on NAB’s petition regarding the treatment of multicast streams under the NexGen TV local simulcasting rules.

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