Service Providers Assessing Responsibility for Connected Home Devices
Jun 16, 2006
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The home network is expanding rapidly beyond the PC, and half of home network owners say they connect a DVD player to their home network, according to a new report from Strategy Analytics' Director of Connected Home Devices Peter King. The report said more than a third of owners connect a game console.

The report, Home Device Management: Opportunities and Challenges for Service Providers and Vendors, said broadband service providers face the challenge of managing the increasing complexity of the digital home network and must decide how much responsibility they are willing take for multiple connected home devices.

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