News of Note—MaxLinear integrates SoC into GiaX GmbH network systems

News of note

> MaxLinear announced that GiaX GmbH has selected its MxL85110 broadband modem system on chip (SoC) for its HelEOS network system that delivers 10 Gbps symmetrical throughput over coaxial cable infrastructure. Release

> Turner is expanding leadership roles for BRaVe co-founders David Beck and Jesse Redniss as the company ramps up spending on strategy, data and analytics. FierceVideo article

> Verizon Business Markets has launched a new SD-WAN-based service that was designed to help businesses with complex IT management needs. FierceTelecom article

> PricewaterhouseCoopers predicts that over-the-top revenue, which grew 15.2% in 2017, will rise at an 8.8% annual clip from 2018 to 2022, fueled by increased growth internationally and the focus on original content. Multichannel News article

> U.S. streaming service Acorn TV, which specializes in British and international television, will begin offering its service in Mexico on Roku devices. FierceVideo article

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