Cable Thai Holdings
, a service provider that brings together 300 cable operators in Thailand, has installed Cisco
) end-to-end switched digital video (SDV) for its content-delivery system. Cisco's solution enhances the compression of the video signal into a digital format and transmits it via satellite from a central location in Bangkok to local cable television operators around the country. The platform provides access to authorized cable operators and is designed to be ready for HD streams while allowing for the flexibility to increase channels and extend to direct-to-home service for areas not serviced by the cable networks.