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CenturyLink's Sklar on Navigating Partnerships & Customer Experience for OTT Video

At Light Reading's Big Communications Event 2017, Steve Sklar of CenturyLink examines the opportunities for service providers to leverage ecosystem and content partnerships in navigating the OTT market, and addresses business models for telcos to provide customers with more choices in streaming video.
5/24/2017 | 30 comments
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