Sizing up Cisco's move to acquire NDS

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Cisco is clearly back on the M&A trail and its $5 billion deal to acquire NDS illustrates that that trend is in full force. Steve Donohue, Editor of FierceCable, sat down with Kip Compton, CTO of Cisco's Video and Collaboration Group to talk about how the NDS deal will help operators using Cisco's Videoscape software platform deliver programming to connected TVs and other devices--and whether the set-top box is dead. On the Hot Seat

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