Kurt Scherf

The Rise of the Personal Cloud

The main driver for cloud-based services today is data safekeeping, but as content libraries grow, so will demand, both explicit and implicit, for solutions to organize, manage, and retrieve data, files, and media. Additionally, allowing consumers easier ways to share...

The Personal Cloud

The main driver for cloud-based services today is data safekeeping, but as content libraries grow, so will demand, both explicit and implicit, for solutions to organize, manage, and retrieve data, files, and media. Additionally, allowing consumers easier ways to share...

The Data-driven Video Discovery Evolution

The Explosion of Video Options For about 70 years, the television was the “entertainment hearth.” Although the distribution and consumption of TV changed—first with the addition of multichannel video offerings from cable, satellite, and telco/IPTV providers and...

Service Providers and the Connected Home

The Challenge before DSPs Digital Service Providers (DSPs) – including broadband, television, communications, and wireless service providers – must assume an expanded role in the digital home. They are facing competitive threats from both fellow DSPs and...

What

“Cloud” is such a buzz phrase today that it’s easy to be overwhelmed by what’s really happening on the consumer side. Parks Associates specifies the following requirements for a product or solution to fit in the “personal cloud”...