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Data Consumption Jumps By More Than 20%, Reflects Shift From Linear To Streaming Media

Broadband data consumption by American households is accelerating and it is due mainly to the growth of streaming OTT media services, according to a new periodic benchmark report from broadband industry analyst and solutions provider Openvault.

Cord cutter broadband usage passes 500 GB a month

According to the Q3 2019 OpenVault Broadband Industry report, cord cutters’ average broadband usage has risen rapidly to more than half a terabyte of data per month, creating largely untapped opportunities for service providers.

OpenVault: Video Cord Cutters Surpass the Half Terabyte Bandwidth Usage Mark

New broadband usage data from OpenVault reveals that video cord cutters, on average, use more than half a terabyte of broadband bandwidth per month. That usage behavior is more than double the 275 GB the average broadband subscriber uses, according to OpenVault’s data, which aggregates broadband usage from millions of subscribers across the U.S. and Europe.

Cord-cutter broadband usage surges past 500 GBytes per month

The OpenVault Broadband Industry report for the third quarter of 2019 has found that cord-cutting in the US is on the increase with the average broadband usage rising rapidly to more than half a terabyte of data per month.

Cord Cutter Broadband Usage Surges Past 500 GB Per Month

Cord cutters’ average broadband usage has risen rapidly to more than half a terabyte of data per month creating largely untapped opportunities for service providers, according to the Q3 2019 OVBI (OpenVault Broadband Industry) report issued today by OpenVault, a leading provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators.

CSI News in brief

Average broadband usage by cord cutters has gone past 500GB per month, almost double that of other subscribers, according to the Q3 2019 OVBI report issued by OpenVault. Average consumption by cord-cutter subscribers was 520.8 GB, an increase of 7% in Q3 and almost double the monthly weighted (UBB plus FRB) average subscriber usage of 275.1 GB.

Cord Cutters Now Averaging 520GB of Monthly Data Usage: Research Report

Video cord cutters averaged 520.8 gigabytes worth of wireline internet data usage in the third quarter, a 7% year-over-year uptick according to Hoboken, New Jersey-based broadband solutions provider OpenVault.

Report: Cord-Cutter broadband use passes 500GB a month

US cord cutters’ average broadband usage has risen rapidly to more than half a terabyte of data per month creating largely untapped opportunities for service providers, according to the Q3 2019 OVBI (OpenVault Broadband Industry) report issued by OpenVault, a provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators.

Cord cutter broadband usage surges to more than half a terabyte of data per month

While the over-the-top (OTT) video wars play out across various devices and screens, cord cutters are having a dramatic impact on broadband usage, according to a report.

Cord-cutter broadband usage surges past 500 Gbtyes per month

Cord cutters’ average broadband usage has risen rapidly to more than half a terabyte of data per month creating largely untapped opportunities for service providers, according to the Q3 2019 OVBI (OpenVault Broadband Industry) report issued today by OpenVault, a leading provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators.

Cord Cutter Broadband Usage Surges Past 500 GB Per Month

Cord cutters’ average broadband usage has risen rapidly to more than half a terabyte of data per month creating largely untapped opportunities for service providers, according to the Q3 2019 OVBI (OpenVault Broadband Industry) report issued today by OpenVault, a leading provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators.

Data Consumption Jumps by More than 20%, reflects shift from linear to streaming media

Broadband data consumption by American households is accelerating, mainly due to the growth of streaming OTT media services, …

Cord cutter broadband usage passes 500 GB a month

According to the Q3 2019 OpenVault Broadband Industry report, cord cutters’ average broadband usage has risen rapidly to more than half a terabyte of data per month, creating largely untapped opportunities for service providers.

Cord-cutter broadband usage surges past 500 GBytes per month

The OpenVault Broadband Industry report for the third quarter of 2019 has found that cord-cutting in the US is on the increase with the average broadband usage rising rapidly to more than half a terabyte of data per month.

WOW deepens relationship with broadband analytics vendor OpenVault

Broadband analytics vendor OpenVault announced on Tuesday an extension and enhancement of its longstanding relationship with WOW.

OpenVault is working to help cable operators place their broadband subscribers in..

WOW Re-Ups Deal with Broadband Analytics Company OpenVault

Hoboken broadband analytics company OpenValut said it has carved out an “extension and enhancement” of its deal with Englewood, Colorado cable operator WideOpenWest (WOW).

WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone Enhances Broadband Analytics with New OpenVault Tools

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced an extension and enhancement of its longstanding relationship with WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, a leading broadband and communications service provider.

WOW! expands relationship with OpenVault

WOW! (NYSE:WOW) has expanded its relationship with OpenVault. Under the agreement, WOW! will leverage an expanded array of OpenVault operations, analytics …

OpenVault Extends, Expands WOW Deal

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced an extension and enhancement of its longstanding relationship with WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, a leading broadband and communications service provider.

OpenVault extends relationship with WOW!

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, has announced an extension and enhancement of its longstanding relationship with WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, the broadband and communications service provider.

WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone Enhances Broadband Analytics with New OpenVault Tools

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced an extension and enhancement of its longstanding relationship with WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, a leading broadband and communications service provider.

OpenVault taps TVC for CALA distribution

OpenVault has partnered with TVC Communications, a division of WESCO Distribution, to drive increased availability of OpenVault product offerings in the Latin American and Caribbean markets.

OpenVault Taps TVC Communications to Expand CALA Presence

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, has partnered with TVC Communications (TVC), a division of WESCO Distribution, to drive increased availability of OpenVault product offerings within the fast-growing Latin American and Caribbean markets.

OpenVault Taps TVC Communications to Expand CALA Presence

Openvault partnered with TVC Communications (TVC), a division of Wesco Distribution, to drive increased availability of Openvault product offerings within the fast-growing Latin American and Caribbean markets.

OpenVault Taps TVC Communications to Expand CALA Presence

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced that it has partnered with TVC Communications (TVC), a division of WESCO Distribution, Inc., to drive increased availability of OpenVault product offerings within the fast-growing Latin American and Caribbean markets.

OpenVault Taps TVC Communications to Expand CALA Presence

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced that it has partnered with TVC Communications (TVC), a division of WESCO Distribution, Inc., to drive increased availability of OpenVault product offerings within the fast-growing Latin American and Caribbean markets.

OpenVault Hires CALA Help

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced that it has partnered with TVC Communications (TVC), a division of WESCO Distribution, Inc., to drive increased availability of OpenVault product offerings within the fast-growing Latin American and Caribbean markets.

OpenVault Taps TVC Communications To Expand CALA Presence

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced that it has partnered with TVC Communications (TVC), a division of WESCO Distribution, Inc., to drive increased availability of OpenVault product offerings within the fast-growing Latin American and Caribbean markets.

Netflix’s biggest bingers get hit with higher internet costs

James Wright had never worried about staying under his data cap.

Then he bought a 4K TV set and started binge-watching Netflix in ultra-high definition. The picture quality was impressive, but it gobbled up so much bandwidth that his internet service provider, Comcast Corp., warned that he had exceeded his monthly data limit and would need to pay more.

Comcast Is Gouging Cable Customers Who Watch Too Much Netflix

Your Netflix addiction is gonna cost you a lot more than $12-$16 per month.

As the Los Angeles Times reports, there are a lot of frustrated Comcast customers getting hit with data limit charges, thanks primarily to everyone’s favorite bandwidth-hogging streaming service.

Report: Broadband use patterns give clues to cord-cutting

Subscribers’ broadband usage patterns can be predictors of cord-cutting, according to the Q2 2019 OpenVault Broadband Industry (OVBI) report by OpenVault, a provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators.

OVBI: Broadband Usage Patterns Provide Clues to Imminent Cord-Cutting

Subscribers’ broadband usage patterns can be predictors of cord-cutting, according to the Q2 2019 OpenVault Broadband Industry (OVBI) report issued today by OpenVault, a leading provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators.

OVBI: Broadband Usage Patterns Provide Clues to Imminent Cord-Cutting

Subscribers’ broadband usage patterns can be predictors of cord-cutting, according to the Q2 2019 OpenVault Broadband Industry (OVBI) report issued today by OpenVault, a leading provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators.

OVBI: Broadband Usage Patterns Provide Clues To Imminent Cord-Cutting

OpenVault Q2 2019 OVBI report tracks usage surges immediately before shifts from bundles

Cord-cutting set to spike as broadband users drop bundles

The analytics and technology solutions provider’s Q2 2019 OVBI report tracked how thousands of subscribers who shifted to broadband-only packages during the first half of 2019 exhibited steadily increasing broadband consumption in the months preceding the change.

Predicting Cord Cutting: Report Finds Customers’ Broadband Usage Jumps Prior to Cut-Off

Customers broadband usage jumps in the months leading up to a decision to cancel pay-TV service, according to new research from network analytics provider OpenVault – a finding that could be useful in predicting cord-cutting.

Average Wireline Broadband Data Usage Up 25% to 271GB

The average wireline broadband subscriber used 271 gigabytes a month of data in the second quarter, up around 25% year over year, according to a new OpenVault report.

Broadband usage patterns can predict cord-cutting

According to the Q2 2019 OpenVault Broadband Industry (OVBI) report, subscribers’ broadband usage patterns can be predictors of cord-cutting.

Broadband Usage Patterns Predictive Of Cord-Cutting, Per OVBI

As cord-cutting continues to impact the pay-TV industry, a recent study during the second quarter of 2019 by OpenVault Broadband Industry has found a clue in figuring out if subscribers are contemplating a switch, and it is all based on their broadband usage.

Broadband usage increases ahead of cutting the cord

Broadband usage can predicate cord-cutting, claims a new report.

According to the Q2 2019 OpenVault Broadband Industry (OVBI) report, thousands of subscribers who shifted to broadband-only packages exhibited steadily increasing broadband consumption in the months prior to the change. 

Cord-cutting set to spike as broadband users drop bundles: OVBI report

The analysis showed that the difference in usage between cord-cutters and average subscribers rose from 14% six months before the event to 20% in the month immediately prior and 30% in the month that the cord was cut.

Broadband usage patterns can predict cord cutting – report

Cord cutters who opt for streaming video services instead of traditional pay TV will inevitably increase their broadband consumption. But some new research says increases can be tracked up to the point of cord cutting.

Netflix’s Biggest Bingers Get Hit With Higher Costs

Unlimited data plans for heavy users can double monthly expenses ~ 

James Wright never worried about staying under his data cap. Then he bought a 4K TV and started binge-watching Netflix in ultra high-definition. The picture quality was impressive, but it gobbled up so much bandwidth that his internet provider, Comcast Corp., warned that he had exceeded his monthly data limit and would need to pay more.

Taking control of Wi-Fi related QoE and avoiding customer calls and truck rolls

As streaming video consumption continues to reach new highs and emerging tech-driven experiences transform the way consumers watch and interact with video in particular, the number of devices within the home is also multiplying exponentially.

OpenVault Heads to Ecuador With Grupo TVCable Deal

OpenVault is headed to Ecuador, signing a long-term deal with operator Grupo TVCable to roll out its cloud-based solutions to more than 35 cable modem termination systems throughout the country.

OPENVAULT FIRMA UN ACUERDO CON GRUPO TVCABLE

La compañía anunció un gran avance en la expansión de su mercado latinoamericano con la firma de un acuerdo a largo plazo con el mayor operador de cable de Ecuador

Ecuador’s Grupo TVCable to use OpenVault analytics to boost broadband experience

OpenVault has signed a contract to provide Ecuadorian cable operator operator Grupo TVCable with its cloud-based solutions to more than 35 cable modem termination systems throughout the country. Grupo TVCable, which provides 

OpenVault To Launch Giving Initiative at NCTC Winter Educational Conference

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, will not only be exhibiting and speaking at the upcoming NCTC Winter Educational Conference in Atlanta, GA, but also will be using the event to launch OV Cares, an OpenVault-led initiative to help the needy in the surrounding community.

Broadband analytics provider OpenVault has signed a long-term agreement with Ecuador’s largest cable operator, Grupo TVCable.

Under the deal, TVCable will roll out OpenVault’s cloud-based solutions to its more than 35 CMTSs throughout the country, following technical trials. The new agreement will enable Grupo TVCable to improve user experiences 

OpenVault To Launch Giving Initiative at NCTC Winter Educational Conference

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, will not only be exhibiting and speaking at the upcoming NCTC Winter Educational Conference in Atlanta, GA, but also will be using the event to launch OV Cares, an OpenVault-led initiative to help the needy in the surrounding community.

OpenVault expands global focus

OpenVault continues to expand in Latin America with the signing of a long-term agreement with Ecuador’s largest cable operator, Grupo TVCable.

Grupo TV Cable, OpenVault boost broadband in Ecuador

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, has announced a major step forward in its Latin American market expansion with the signing of a long-term agreement with Ecuador’s largest cable operator, Grupo TVCable.

OpenVault deploying in Ecuador

OpenVault has signed a long-term agreement with Ecuadorean cable operator Grupo TVCable, under which Grupo TVCable will roll out OpenVault’s cloud-based solutions to its more than 35 CMTSs throughout Ecuador. Grupo TVCable, which provides direct-to-home (DTH), fixed telephony, cable and broadband services, previously completed a trial of OpenVault products and solutions.

Ecuador’s Grupo TVCable to use OpenVault analytics to boost broadband experience

OpenVault has signed a contract to provide Ecuadorian cable operator operator Grupo TVCable with its cloud-based solutions to more than 35 cable modem termination systems throughout the country. 

OPENVAULT FIRMA UN ACUERDO CON GRUPO TVCABLE

La compañía anunció un gran avance en la expansión de su mercado latinoamericano con la firma de un acuerdo a largo plazo con el mayor operador de cable de Ecuador

Ecuador’s Grupo TVCable, OpenVault Ink Long-Term Deal

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced a major step forward in its Latin American market expansion with the signing of a long-term agreement with Ecuador’s largest cable operator, Grupo TVCable.

Jorge Schwartz de TVCable: Tecnología de OpenVault nos permitirá ofrecer paquetes y soluciones innovadoras

TVCable de Ecuador adoptó la tecnología de OpenVault para mejorar la experiencia y la satisfacción de sus clientes de banda ancha. Luego de realizar pruebas técnicas, el operador ecuatoriano formaliza una relación de largo plazo con OpenVault para implementar sus soluciones basadas en la nube en sus más de 35 CMTS instalados a lo largo de todo Ecuador.

Ecuador’s Grupo TVCable, OpenVault Ink Long-Term Deal

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced a major step forward in its Latin American market expansion with the signing of a long-term agreement with Ecuador’s largest cable operator, Grupo TVCable.

OpenVault Nets Deal With Grupo TVCable

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced a major step forward in its Latin American market expansion with the signing of a long-term agreement with Ecuador’s largest cable operator, Grupo TVCable.

Analysis: Rising broadband usage the ‘glue’ that retains cable subscribers

The continued growth of video streaming services has U.S. households consuming more broadband than ever before, and analysts say this is all good news for U.S. cable operators.

Terabyte-using cable customers double, increasing risk of data cap fees

US cable Internet customers are using an average of 268.7GB per month, and 4.1 percent of households use at least 1TB, according to new research by the vendor OpenVault.

Broadband Usage Accelerates in 2018, 1 TB Power Users Double: OpenVault

The percentage of power users consuming more than 1 TB of data nearly doubled in the United States this year, as wireline broadband usage accelerated broadly, according to data released by OpenVault.

Report: U.S. Household Broadband Data Consumption Hit 268.7 Gigabytes in 2018

U.S. households consumed an average of 268.7 gigabytes (GB) of data in 2018, up from 201.6 GB for 2017, according to a new report about U.S. household broadband data consumption from OpenVault, a provider of data consumption and analytics software. Median usage was 145.2 GB per household in 2018, up from 103.6 GB in 2017. 

U.S. broadband usage up, ‘power users’ nearly double

According to OpenVault, broadband usage in the United States continued to accelerate across all market categories throughout 2018, and Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) made substantial year-end inroads into consumers’ device ecosystems.

OpenVault: Broad-Based Broadband Usage Acceleration in 2018; 1 TB ‘Power Users’ Double To 4.12% Of All Households

Broadband usage in the United States continued to accelerate across all market categories throughout 2018 and Amazon made substantial year-end inroads into consumers’ device ecosystems, according to OpenVault, a leading provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators.

1-TB ‘Power Users’ Nearly Doubled in 2018: Study

Research company serving B2B info to operators says steep increase in U.S. consumer usage justifies caps. The percentage of U.S. wireline broadband users consuming more than 1 terabyte each month of data nearly doubled in 2018 to 4.12%, according to a research published by OpenVault, a company that tracks network usage for operators.

Broadband Data: Usage Accelerates; 1TB ‘Power Users’ Double

Broadband usage in the United States continued to accelerate across all market categories throughout 2018 and Amazon made substantial year-end inroads into consumers’ device ecosystems, according to OpenVault, a leading provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators.

Openvault: 2018 broadband use accelerated in Europe and the US

Broadband use accelerated across Europe and the US in 2018 according to research by Openvault, a firm that helps operators to manage their networks by tracking data usage.

Data: Broadband usage continued acceleration

Broadband usage in Europe and the United States continued to accelerate at similar paces throughout 2018 and Amazon made substantial year-end inroads into consumers’ device ecosystems, according to broadband industry analytics and technology solutions provider OpenVault.

Broadband usage accelerates in Europe and the US

Broadband usage in Europe and the US continued to accelerate at similar paces throughout 2018 and Amazon made substantial year-end inroads into consumers’ device ecosystems.

OpenVault: Broad-Based Broadband Usage Acceleration in 2018; 1 TB ‘Power Users’ Double To 4.12% Of All Households

Broadband usage in the United States continued to accelerate across all market categories throughout 2018 and Amazon made substantial year-end inroads into consumers’ device ecosystems, according to OpenVault, a leading provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators.

Soluciones cloud de OpenVault facilitan optimización de redes y su monitoreo en tiempo real

OpenVault, proveedor global de soluciones de tecnología y análisis de la industria para operadores de banda ancha, destaca sus soluciones en la nube que facilitan la optimización de las redes de banda ancha y su monitoreo en tiempo real.

TKS leverages OpenVault expertise to optimize broadband experiences in Europe

Cloud-based solutions drive improved insights into usage, network management needs – OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced that TKS is using multiple OpenVault solutions to gain greater insights into broadband usage across its networks to better manage and forecast bandwidth capacity in Europe.

Vodafone’s TKS Leverages OpenVault in Europe

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced that TKS is using multiple OpenVault solutions to gain greater insights into broadband usage across its networks to better manage and forecast bandwidth capacity in Europe.

TKS taps OpenVault for broadband analytics

The Vodafone company that provides American television programming, telephone, internet and wireless services to United States military communities, including service members and civilians, in Europe, is looking to optimise network management, predict increased demand and ultimately deliver the best possible experience across service areas in Germany and Italy, it said.

TKS deploys Openvault solutions

Industry analytics and technology solutions provider OpenVault has confirmed that TKS – a Vodafone company that provides American TV programming, telephone, Internet and wireless services to US military communities, including service members and civilians, in Europe – is using multiple OpenVault solutions to gain greater insights into broadband

TKS leverages OpenVault expertise to optimize broadband experiences in Europe

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced that TKS is using multiple OpenVault solutions to gain greater insights into broadband usage across its networks to better manage and forecast bandwidth capacity in Europe.

TKS leverages OpenVault expertise to optimize broadband experiences in Europe

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced that TKS is using multiple OpenVault solutions to gain greater insights into broadband usage across its networks to better manage and forecast bandwidth capacity in Europe.

Ritter expands use of OpenVault platform

OpenVault announced an expansion of its relationship with Ritter Communications to better understand customers’ usage needs and to right-size customers to specific optimal bandwidth packages.

Knowing Your Bottlenecks to Boost Business Tools built to identify data congestion can also drive results

In today’s data-driven world, hardly a day goes by without new predictions of dramatic increases in streaming video consumption and Internet of Things device proliferation. Whether it’s eMarket­er’s prediction of 2.38 billion viewers of video streams or Gartner’s

SCTE- Tony Costa de OpenVault: Con ACS WiFi Insider ofrecemos una visión muy clara de la red y de la actividad del hogar del suscriptor

OpenVault presentó en SCTE Cable-Tec 2018 su nueva solución ACS WiFi Insider, que permite un monitoreo claro de la situación de la red de los operadores de cable y del ancho de banda en los hogares de sus suscriptores.

OpenVault Hits Home IoT With ACS WiFi Insider

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced a new product designed to increase visibility into the connected devices on in-home WiFi networks and arm operators for the complexity of IoT environments.

OpenVault Arms Operators for IoT With ACS WiFi Insider

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced a new product that significantly increases visibility into the connected devices on in-home WiFi networks and arms operators for the complexity of IoT environments.

OpenVault Gives ISPs More WiFi Visibility

OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced a new product that significantly increases visibility into the connected devices on in-home WiFi networks and arms operators for the complexity of IoT environments.