Judging by the number of announcements hitting our inbox, home security will be front and center at next week’s Cable Show. On Mon, a consortium of vendors ( 4HomeMedia, Crayon Interface, GE / Jasco and Panasonic) announced plans to launch a turnkey security-monitoring automation solution set for MSOs at the show. The "Z-Wave Alliance" will demo their offering at CableNET (Booth #3735). — SeaChange will debut at The Cable Show a VOD app offering socially-networked TV search capabilities and enabling subs to program their own on demand viewing experiences.

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New Cisco-Acacia Deal

Cisco and Acacia’s merger is back on, with Cisco now agreeing to pay $115/share, or $4.5 billion on a fully diluted basis, for the semiconductor maker.

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