The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® is the preeminent trade association promoting growth in the consumer technology industry through technology policy, events, research, promotion and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CEA represents more than 2,200 corporate members involved in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and integration of audio, video, mobile electronics, wireless and landline communications, information technology, home networking, multimedia and accessory products, as well as related services that are sold through consumer channels. Combined, CEA's members account for more than $172 billion in annual sales. CEA's resources are available online at www.CE.org, the definitive source for information about the consumer electronics industry.
CEA also produces the International CES - Where Entertainment, Technology and Business Converge. All profits from CES are reinvested into industry services, including technical training and education, industry promotion, engineering standards development, market research and legislative advocacy. www.CE.org, www.CESweb.org
IBM supports the world's leading consumer electronics firms to define and successfully achieve powerful business and technology change initiatives including product lifestyle management, marketing transformation, smarter products for the home, and supply chain management. For more information visit ibm.com/electronics.
Affinegy provides software solutions that enable seamless connectivity between consumers, their devices and their content, whether inside or outside the home. Affinegy’s DigiDo Platform is a flexible, extensible suite of digital lifestyle enablement applications, which allow consumers to easily install, manage and expand their home data and entertainment networks. Leading service providers and consumer equipment vendors offer Affinegy solutions to their customers as the control point for their connected home experience. Deployed in more than 5 million households, Affinegy solutions increase product and service adoption, slash inbound support costs, and provide an open architecture for delivering new value-added services for the consumer digital lifestyle. For more information, visit www.affinegy.com.
Allegro Software Development Corporation is the premier provider of Web and UPnP/DLNA networking technologies specifically targeted at embedded devices. Since 1996, Allegro has been a force in the evolution of device management solutions with its RomPager embedded web server toolkit. As an active contributor to UPnP/DLNA initiatives, Allegro also supplies a range of toolkits that offer portability, easy integration and full compliance with UPnP/DLNA device specifications. Allegro is a headquartered in Boston, MA. www.allegrosoft.com
Digitalsmiths is the technology leader in the rapidly growing segment of video search and recommendation. Digitalsmiths Seamless Discovery™, has revolutionized the accuracy and ease with which end-users find relevant, personalized entertainment across multiple channels and devices. Digitalsmiths has become a competitive edge and trusted resource for customers such as Warner Bros, Paramount, Technicolor, Turner, the NBA and NASCAR. www.digitalsmiths.com
PacketVideo’s software facilitates the sharing and enjoyment of media wherever it is stored, by converging devices, applications and services that enable users to enjoy media seamlessly between home and mobile environments. Twonky is PacketVideo’s line of software and mobile applications for your PC, Mac or phone. Intuitive and fast, each product offers an impressive level of convenience and control. Twonky perfects the connected home experience. www.pv.com, www.twonky.com
Irdeto is the most innovative software security and media technology company in the world. Through its dynamic monetization and security technologies, the company allows new forms of distribution for broadcast, broadband and mobile entertainment, as well as for the world's most popular apps, eStores and consumer devices. Co-headquartered in Amsterdam and Beijing, the company employs more than 1,000 people in 25 locations around the world. Irdeto is a subsidiary of multinational media group Naspers (JSE: NPN). Please visit Irdeto at www.irdeto.com.
Sigma Designs, Inc.
Sigma Designs is a leading fabless semiconductor provider of highly integrated system-on-chip (SoC) solutions that are used to deliver entertainment and control throughout the home. SoC solutions include media processing, wired and wireless networking, video image processing and home control along with system software to form the critical components of consumer electronic products that include internet protocol TV (IPTV) set-top boxes and gateways, Blu-ray players and media communication devices. Headquartered in Milpitas, California, Sigma Designs has offices in the United States, Canada, Europe, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Singapore and Taiwan and sales representatives in Brazil, China, India, Korea and Russia. For more information, please visit Sigma Designs' web site at www.sigmadesigns.com.
The Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association (CEDIA) is an international trade association of companies that specialize in planning and installing electronic systems for the home. These systems include home networking, home automation and communication systems, media rooms, single or multi-room entertainment systems, and integrated whole-house subsystems providing lighting control, security, and HVAC systems. www.cedia.org
Digital Media Wire
Digital Media Wire, Inc. launched in early 2000 with a simple yet compelling proposition to provide busy executives with a daily briefing of the most important news stories about the business of digital media. On July 20, 2000, we published the first issue of Digital Media Wire Daily — our daily email newsletter dedicated to objective coverage of news stories about the convergence of media, entertainment and technology. Today, we are a full scale media company that owns and produces 8 major conferences, publishes daily newsletters and directories, and operates the popular www.dmwmedia.com news and community portal.
Best Web Design Agencies
Best Web Design Agencies is the independent authority on web design agencies located in the United States. We are dedicated to finding the best agencies when being compared to all of those in the United States to give customers the best possible service available. This includes different types of web design agencies including flash and ecommerce design. Our website provides access to our independent rankings, the directory service, latest media and job openings for the best web design agencies in the United States. www.bestwebdesignagencies.com
With a qualified directory of more than 2,000 Venture Capital and Mid-Market/LBO private equity firms, BoogarLists is an excellent place for entrepreneurs to begin their search for investment capital. Whether starting a new company or striving to take an early stage company to the next level, CEO’s and CFO’s will invariably want to seek out new sources of capital or other financial services. BoogarLists provides an extensive directory of financial, operations and marketing services, as well as a comprehensive directory of conferences and associations, across the technology, media and communications industries. www.boogar.com
CABA is the definitive source of global information relating to the benefits of technology and integrated systems to support automation in the global home and building industry. CABA recognizes, captures, and shares innovation and this information is a must read for those involved and interested in the application of automation in the global home and building industry. For more information visit www.CABA.org.
Cable & Satellite International (CSI)
Cable & Satellite International (CSI) is a leading international technology title for the cable, satellite, terrestrial broadcast, IPTV, hybrid TV, OTT and mobile TV industries. CSI covers all video, payTV and home networking markets. Established in 1999, CSI is a bi-monthly, fully ABC audited publication that targets board-level decision makers, senior management, consultants and technical readers. CSI focuses on technology developments in content contribution, distribution/transport, transmission and fixed/mobile reception. CSI also endeavours to assess and analyse the business implication of these technologies in a highly competitive and rapidly evolving industry sector. www.csimagazine.com
The Connected TV Marketing Association (CTVMA)
The Connected TV Marketing Association (CTVMA) is the global industry trade body of the advertising, media and entertainment sector formerly designed to educate industry professionals in the commercial opportunities of Connected TV platforms. www.ctvma.org
HiddenWires is the leading trade publication for the home automation and residential systems industry in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa). It offers a products and services directory, news, articles, case studies, events and training calendars, a bookshop, and useful links to trade organizations and other resources. Visitors can also sign up to the free email newsletter. Founded in 2003, HiddenWires has grown to over 9000 pages, attracts 90,000 visitors every month and has 16,000 subscribers. http://hiddenwires.co.uk
HomeToys.com - A News and Information Resource for Home Technology. Daily News Stories, Hot Products, Thousands of Articles and more. Join with 100,000+ industry players and 30,000+ home tech enthusiasts who visit each month to find out how to grow their businesses and expand their knowledge. HomeToys.com
Communications Service Providers rely on the OSP brand for concise education about evolving network architecture solutions and technology best practices. The most trusted HOW-TO educational resource for communications and entertainment providers, OSP features the latest updated and learning about how to design, engineer, troubleshoot, upgrade, provision and monitor mixed network architectures. What’s more, OSP connects advertisers with key buyers and decision makers for maximum exposure and enhanced brand awareness through print, online, and custom event offerings. www.ospmag.com
ScreenPlays, through its Web portal and print outlets, provides in-depth multimedia coverage of the service strategies, market trends, technologies and innovations in content and applications that are reshaping business models across all segments of the global media and communications marketplace. Visit our Web site at www.screenplaysmag.com.
The independent authority on search vendors, topseos.com, evaluates and ranks the top internet marketing companies. Categories ranked by topseos include: search engine optimization, pay per click management, affiliate marketing, social media optimization, and many more.
Since 2002, topseos has been a trusted resource for businesses looking to launch or improve internet marketing campaigns. The pathfinder service allows topseos to work directly with you to help find companies that best fit your business needs. Why waste time searching through thousands of sites with false promises? Go straight to the authority, gain insight into the industry, and work with the best. www.topseos.com
V2M provides global analysis and commentary for service providers looking to take advantage of the dynamism at work in the video, IPTV and mobile broadband market segments, and related next-generation applications and content. V2M’s premium editorial content offers competitive insight into changing end-user consumption trends and how operators can profit from new opportunities, market roles and business models. www.vision2mobile.com
Visibility Magazine, founded in 2007, has become the guide to latest trends in internet marketing. Visibility conducts interviews with CEOs, shares opinions, reviews products, and provides a wealth of information about the movements in the industry. Additionally, Visibility will reach many fringe businesses that may have been contemplating entering or expanding their Internet marketing campaigns. Visibility is published quarterly and covers a wide range of topics including, but not limited to, organic optimization, pay-per-click marketing, website analytics, affiliate marketing, and press release distribution. Visibility embodies high-quality content, good sense, superior taste, and the character of conscientious journalism. www.visibilitymagazine.com