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> Minerva Networks, a IPTV platform provider in Santa Clara, Calif., says Connexion Technologies, Paul Bunyan Telephone and Rural Telephone have picked up its iTV Manager 3.0 middleware. Press Release

> Tandberg Television, the Atlanta video distribution support division of Ericsson, scored a Technical Emmy Award for it's OpenStream Digital Services Platform for video on demand. Press Release.

> ECI Telecom of Petah Tikva, Israel says its IPTV platform now supports more than 1 million users worldwide. Press Release

> San Jose, Calif., research firm MRG released a study examining how online video can enhance IPTV operations. Press Release

> FierceTelecom reports that Arris Group intends to acquire C-COR for $730 million. Report