Broadband Forum

Connected devices market set to surge by 70% by 2025  

2021 will be the “year of service and device lifecycle management”, claims a new report.  According to figures from the Broadband Forum, the number of installed connected devices in the home is expected to rise by 70% by 2025, with smart home systems set to rise to a market value of US$157 billion by 2023. […]

Residential gateways and set-tops to drive TR-069 growth, says Ovum

The number of residential gateways, TV set-top boxes and other consumer premises equipment in use that support the Broadband Forum’s TR-069 standard will reach 356 million in 2016, as a growing number of service providers embrace the management protocol to support demand for ultrafast-broadband and smart-home services, according to research by Ovum.  Residential gateways will […]

IPTV subscriber numbers grow 21% in 2013

Global IPTV subscriber numbers grew by 21% last year, reaching 96 million at the end of 2013, according to figures released by the Broadband Forum.  The international non-profit organisation said that the figures, compiled by Point Topic, showed that 17 million new subscribers signed up for IPTV in the year. It also said that at […]