CableFax: Tech Policy Outlook
Stephane Bourque, CEO of Incognito Software, comments on the ramification of net neutrality policies on communication services.
January 31, 2017
CircleID: Zero-Touch Provisioning... Really?
Is zero-touch provisioning just another buzz term? Discover how automation has become an essential part of device provisioning in the age of NFV, SDN, and network convergence .
January 12, 2017
Virtual Strategy Magazine: Executive Viewpoint 2017 Prediction: Incognito Software Systems – 3 Ways Virtualization Will Make an Impact
Chris Busch, Chief Innovation Officer of Incognito Software Systems shares his thoughts on the impact virtualization will have on network infrastructure, CPE models, and revenue generation.
January 3, 2017
TechTalk Radio: Broadband Service Trends for 2017 and Beyond
Stephane Bourque, CEO of Incognito Software Systems discusses 2017 broadband service trends in light of new competitive pressures, online video consumption and home automation trends, as well as regulatory changes.
December 18, 2016
Trade and Invest B.C.: B.C. Software Company Making Its Mark in International Markets
Incognito, a B.C.-based software company, has extended its international reach in 2016 with the opening of an office in Manila, Philippines, to further extend its presence in Southeast Asia.
December 6, 2016
Increase the value of your services by going beyond customer price drops to offer improved service delivery, more package flexibility, and better customer care.
October 20, 2016
VMBlog: Commercial and Residential Options for Virtualization: Differences, Similarities, Advantages, and Functionality
What are the requirements for commercial and residential virtualization architectures and what will 2017 hold for this innovative approach to network services?
October 20, 2016
Incognito Software Systems announced the latest version of its Broadband Command Center back office device provisioning and management software to support DOCSIS 3.1 and IPv6 technologies.
September 7, 2016
How virtualization technology and new business strategies can help communication service providers reduce time-to-market and increase revenue.
August 30, 2016
Telecomlead: Data analytics for telecoms in the IoT age
Pete Koat, CTO of Incognito Software Systems, discusses the ways Broadband Service Providers can leverage big data improve network performance, launch new services, boost customer experiences, and offer tailored service add-ons.
August 1, 2016
CED covers the Incognito Software Systems expansion into Philippines and Asia Pacific.
May 31, 2016
Business in Vancouver: B.C. tries to catch an Asian tiger by the tail
The trade commission of British Columbia is turning its attention to the Philippines, the fastest growing economy in Asia right now. This article covers the opportunities and the potential risks as well as highlight a few B.C. companies that are active in the region.
May 27, 2016
TechRepublic: New report shows most people still hate their broadband provider, opens door for new disruptors
Slow speed, bad Wi-Fi signal, and high prices soured many customers' views of their broadband provider, which could make it easier for providers like Google Fiber to win them over.
May 6, 2016
CED: QoE Survey: Subs Mostly Aren’t Switching Broadband Providers, But They’re Not Recommending to Friends in a Big Way Either
CED magazine covers the results of the 2016 Incognito consumer QoE survey. The survey finds only one-third of subscribers would recommend their broadband service provider to their friends.
May 3, 2016
Business in Vancouver: Incognito signs China deal supporting Internet services for world’s No. 3 provider
Business in Vancouver covers the Incognito Auto Configuration Server deal with Chongqing CATV and Guangdong Provincial CATV, the world’s third largest cable provider behind U.S.-based Comcast and Europe’s UPC.
March 29, 2016
Broadband Communities: 2016 Forecast: Sunny, With a Chance of Gigabits
It's clear that industry experts expect broadband demand to keep rising. How service providers will meet that demand is less clear.
February 8, 2016
Broadband Technology Report: IPv6: Shining Promise, Slow Progress
Stephane Bourque shares his views on why IPv6 take up has been slow.
December 16, 2015
New developments in virtualization technology aim to help cable MSOs derive immediate and far-reaching benefits in both residential and commercial markets.
November 20, 2015
IT Business Edge: The Long Transition to IPv6 Passes a Milestone
The American Registry of Internet Numbers (ARIN) has officially exhausted IPv4 supply. What does this mean for the future of IPv6? Incognito Chief Technology Officer Pete Koat shares his thoughts with IT Business Edge.
October 19, 2015
Advanced Television: Don’t let OTT and IoT drag down your QoE
As new OTT content providers push out streamable video and music, and constant development in the IoT space increases IP usage throughout homes in the Latin American region, service providers have to maintain QoE in the face of increasing network congestion. In this edition of Advanced Television’s LatAm Market Briefing, Incognito President, Stephane Bourque, shares insights on what providers can do to ensure OTT and IoT don’t drag down the subscriber QoE.
August 24, 2015
TheTelecomBlog: Goodbye IPv4, Hello IPv6: Why Embracing Next Gen Internet Protocols is Essential to Help Your Business Evolve
IPv4 addresses have finally depleted but most enterprises appear to be uninterested in making the transition to IPv6. This article discusses why it's important to start thinking seriously about IPv6.
July 29, 2015
Telecom Reseller: IPv6: Past the Point of No Return
Stephane Bourque, President and CEO of Incognito Software Systems discuss the depletion of IPv4 addresses and what it means for Service Providers.
July 13, 2015
Euromedia Magazine: Offering Quality Experiences in an All-IP World
Consumers are increasingly moving toward all-IP services on various devices across multiple platforms, but how does this effect traditional methods for improving QoE? Check out this edition of Advanced Television's Euromedia Magazine to read a special article from Incognito President, Stephane Bourque.
May 15, 2015
Sooner than later 4K is coming to a network near you and service providers worldwide are launching initiatives to prepare for it.
April 13, 2015
Broadband Technology Report: Net Neutrality: What Next?
The Feb. 26th vote by the FCC on Net Neutrality rules, as expected, was not the last word on the issue.
March 11, 2015
Telecom Reseller: Forecast 2015 — Expanding the Unified Space
Stephane Bourque shares his opinion on unified technologies that handle converged services — like Internet, voice, video, and data.
March 9, 2015
IMI Tech Talk Radio: Home Automation
In this radio interview, Stephane Bourque, founder and CEO of Incognito Software Systems, provides insight into the ramifications of home automation that consumer electronic manufacturers, service providers and end-users should take note of.
February 15, 2015
CED Magazine: Fearless predictions! Dude, where's my flying car?
Broadband executives and thought leaders share their predictions for the next big trend in 2015.
February 13, 2015
Multichannel News: Incognito Software Systems Expedites Deployment of Fiber-to-the-Home Services for Quickline AG
Multichannel News covers how Incognito is helping Quickline AG deploy new FTTH services.
February 5, 2015
Broadband Technology Report: Super Bowl: Prepping the Network
For the first time ever, Super Bowl will not only be available to cable TV subscribers. It will be streamed live on NBC’s website for anyone in the U.S. who tunes in, regardless of whether they pay for monthly services or not. Broadband Technology Reports investigates what this means for network providers.
January 28, 2015
Broadband Technology Report: Amino Boxes Interoperate With Incognito
Further coverage of Incognito TR-069 interoperability with Amino set-top boxes in this Broadband Technology Report.
December 11, 2014
Smart TV Reviewer: Amino and Incognito Software Systems announce TR-069 interoperability
Smart TV Reviewer covers the TR-069 interoperability of Incognito ACS with Amino set-top boxes.
December 9, 2014
Call Center Software Community: Improving Customer Satisfaction with CPE Evergreening
A feature article from Incognito President, Stephane Bourque, on things to look out for and best practices when searching for a firmware management solution.
December 4, 2014
Broadband Technology Report: Real-time Monitoring Comes of Age
Incognito CTO, Pete Koat, gives advice in this Broadband Technology Report on monitoring and managing network traffic to improve subscriber quality of experience.
November 12, 2014
Mediacaster covers the update announcement of Incognito Address Commander.
November 9, 2014
Incognito Software Systems has updated its Address Commander software with features that automate more IP address management tasks.
November 4, 2014
Light Reading: Incognito Unveils New QoE Solution for CPE
Light Reading covers the announcement of Incognito Auto Configuration Server 3.0.
October 20, 2014
Volaris Group: Volaris Group Enters New Communications Vertical with Acquisition of Incognito Software
Press release covering the acquisition of Incognito Software Inc. by Volaris Group, a subsidiary of Constellation Software.
September 23, 2014
Billing & OSS World: Com Hem Rolls Out 'TV Evverywhere' with Incognito Software Products
Sweden’s largest cable operator, Com Hem, is deploying Broadband Command Center, Service Activation Center and Auto Configuration Server from Incognito Software to provision, activate, and manage IP addresses for the cable operator’s more than 800,000 subscribers.
September 9, 2014
Com Hem is deploying Incognito Software’s Broadband Command Center, Service Activation Center, and Auto Configuration Server to provision, activate, and manage IP addresses for the cable operator’s more than 800,000 subscribers.
September 9, 2014
Broadband Technology Report: Cable Operators Get Comfortable with TR-069
The cable industry has evolved from being a carrier of video to the supplier of all telecommunications needs in the home, but this comes with the unique challenge of managing disparate consumer electronics in the home.
August 27, 2014
Entrepreneur: 15 Signs You're an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneur magazine interviewed Stephane Bourque and other entrepreneur to find out what attributes helps them become successful.
July 22, 2014
Featured article on Mediacaster about software tools that help Cable and Telco Operators monitor and mange gateways and other CPE.
July 21, 2014
Light Reading Cable: Incognito Updates Bandwidth Activity Reporter
Light Reading Cable covers the launch of the latest version of Bandwidth Activity Reporter from Incognito Software.
July 15, 2014
TechVibes covers the latest release of Bandwidth Activity Reporter, a tool for extracting and analyzing bandwidth utilization data from Cable networks.
July 15, 2014
Business In Vancouver: EY announces 2014 Pacific Entrepreneur of the Year finalists
Stephane Bourque, President and CEO of Incognito Software has been named a finalist in the Information Technology category of the 21st annual Pacific Entrepreneur of the Year awards.
July 7, 2014
Billing & OSS World covers the release of Service Activation Center version 14.
June 24, 2014
Broadband Technology Report: Solid Reasons for Modernizing Firmware Upgrades
Legacy approaches to keeping devices up to date has increased in complexity due to vendor-specific firmware. Carl Weinschenk of Broadband Technology Report investigates modern approaches to the problem.
May 14, 2014
The Connectivist: Are We Eventually Going to Run Out of Internet?
Benjamin Plackett interviews Stephane Bourque on the explosion of connected devices and traffic.
May 12, 2014
IT Business Edge: Still a Long Way to Go on IPv6
It is no news that available IPv4 addresses are running out and the telecommunications industry has been moving towards IPv6 for years, yet the industry as a whole is far from ready. This article from IT Business Edge examines why this is the case.
May 1, 2014
IT Business Edge: IPv6 Readiness: Challenges and Deployment Strategies
Read about the IPv6 challenges that Service Providers worldwide face and their deployment strategies in this slide show from IT Business Edge.
April 23, 2014
North America is down to its last IPv4 addresses and the scarcity is pushing internet service providers to gradually move towards IPv6.
April 23, 2014
Through many big telecommunications service providers have been preparing for the transition to IPv6, adoption remains low.
April 22, 2014
Multichannel News: IPv6 Transition Is Slow, But Growing: Study
Jeff Baumgartner of Multichannel News reports on the IPv6 readiness of service providers.
April 22, 2014
FierceOnlineVideo: 4K not a 2014 concern, says Incognito's Bourque
Demand for over-the-top video is growing quickly and ISPs are looking for ways to make sure they can deliver a high quality of service to users. Stephane Bourque, CEO of Incognito Software, and FierceOnlineVideo Editor Josh Wein recently discussed some of the considerations ISPs face in delivering online video, such as the prospect of more OTT providers, the adoption of 4K streaming and the wait-and-see approach ISPs are taking to net neutrality in the U.S.
January 29, 2014
M&E Journal: A Potential 4K Problem
4K delivery bandwidth issues and potential impact on end-consumers.
January 20, 2014
Consumers, operators, and content owners are continuing to fuel the growth of the OTT market.
January 9, 2014
Broadband Technology Report: Operators Awash in Network Data
The sheer volume of network data have become a challenge to analyze. The good news for cable operators is that the explosion in complexity is occurring in an era in which big data – which can be shorthanded simply as very intelligent and very heavy duty number crunching – also is occurring.
October 12, 2013
Broadcast Engineering: Cable TV operators learn how to live with OTT challenge
In this podcast interview, Stephane Bourque, president and CEO of Incognito Software, talks about a new survey his company has done examining the attitudes of cable operators about OTT and the strategies they are employing to meet the challenge.
August 20, 2013
TMCnet.com’s TechZone 360: Pay-TV Penetration Wanes as Consumers Embrace an Explosion of OTT Options
While consumers have yet to take to cord-cutting in any serious numbers, the fact remains that consumers are seeing a proliferation of options for receiving TV content beyond the standard old-school set-top-box model. And that, eventually, will have a significant market impact if existing market trends continue to play out.
August 15, 2013
Broadcast Engineering: Survey Contradicts Widely Held View of Cable TV Operator Attitudes
Not all cable operators fear cord-cutting as a result of OTT content — and many recognize opportunities for new services and revenue.
August 7, 2013
Light Reading: Cable Fears Congestion, Not Cord-Cutting
Bandwidth congestion is a bigger fear for cable providers than cord-cutting, with more than 80% of providers already upgrading their networks to cope with increased demand.
July 31, 2013
Multichannel News: Survey: Operators See More Opportunities Than Risks in OTT
Service providers largely see more opportunities than threats when it comes to OTT content, according to a new survey from Incognito Software.
July 31, 2013
Service Provider IT Report: Carriers Prep for New Era in TV
Consumer desire for "TV Everywhere" and Zero TV are boosting the demand for quality video streaming, creating new challenges for MSOs.
July 24, 2013
Light Reading Cable: Buckeye Embraces IPv6
Buckeye CableSystem prepares to jump on the IPv6 bandwagon with the planned deployment of Broadband Command Center 6.0.
July 16, 2013
CED Magazine: Buckeye Set to Upgrade Provisioning for IPv6
CED Magazine covers the Buckeye CableSystem deployment of Broadband Command Center 6.0.
July 16, 2013
TMCnet.com: Cable Wi-Fi: The Perfect Storm
Incognito Software guest post covering The Cable Show 2013.
June 18, 2013
Billing/OSS World: Connected Home Challenges
Stephane Bourque, CEO of Incognito Software diccusses the challenges of deploying the connected home.
May 28, 2013
Business in Vancouver: Rise in TV streaming puts strain on WiFi
Telecoms not conflicted over providing cable vs. internet – they are much more concerned about Wi-Fi capacity.
May 14, 2013
IT in Canada: The Canadian Bandwidth Landscape
April 10, 2013
Heavy Reading: Navigating Cable's IPv6 Transition
March 7, 2013
Broadband Communities: Balancing Bandwidth Usage
February 1, 2013
InformationWeek: 9 Bandwidth Hogs: Reality Vs. Myth
January 28, 2013
Analysys Mason: Multi-Vendor Fixed Device Management Software: CSPs Aim to Manage the Customer Experience
January 23, 2013
Light Reading: Incognito Offers Provisioning Upgrade
Light Reading covers the general availability of Service Activation Center 12.0
September 6, 2012
Video World Insider: Incognito Software Offers Tools to Monitor Bandwidth, Improve Multiscreen Video Quality
Service Providers are turning to bandwidth caps due to network congestion. IPDR network monitoring tools give providers the insight they need to make better planning decisions.
August 2, 2012
InformationWeek: 4 Bandwidth Management Tips for SMBs
SMBs are facing new Internet problems: network congestion and usage-based billing. Stephane Bourque, CEO of Incognito Software, outlines bandwidth-hogging applications SMBs should avoid to decongest networks and save costs.
July 30, 2012
Screenplays Magazine: Telco Platform for Managing Devices Moves to Cable Space
The recent increase in multiscreen and connected-home services is encouraging cable operators to capitalize on TR-069, the Telco standard that allows for remote management, dynamic configuration, and advanced monitoring tools.
July 27, 2012
New Scientist: The Scramble to Avoid Home Broadband Metering
ISPs are turning to controversial usage-based billing as they scramble to keep pace with skyrocketing Internet use. Other alternatives would require major investment into network infrastructure.
July 24, 2012
ScreenPlays Magazine: New Data Tool Offers Gains In Cable Bandwidth Efficiency
Regulatory changes and the surge in usage has made bandwidth management a top priority for ISPs. IPDR and new monitoring tools are enabling them to tie usage flows to specific services.
July 12, 2012
Operators, content providers and manufacturers have invested heavily to make network infrastructure IPv6-ready. Even so, IPv4 will persist for many years due to the overwhelming number of legacy devices.
July 2, 2012
TMCnet: Incognito Auto Configuration Server 2.0 Helps Open Up New Revenue Stream for Cable Operators
TMCnet covers the launch of Incognito Auto Configuration Server 2.0.
July 2, 2012
Broadband TV News: The End of the World for the Internet
November 18, 2010
Broadband Communities: Balancing Bandwidth Usage
October 1, 2010
January 1, 2011