Who Made the Fierce 15?

Washington, D.C.-based electronic-publishing company FierceIPTV announced its Fierce 15 list of top IPTV companies last week.

“The evolution of IPTV has been highly anticipated,” editor Brian Dolan said in a prepared statement. “The Fierce 15 companies are the ones out in front of the pack, leading the way to true convergence of services for each and every home viewer. FierceIPTV keeps a close watch on the industry, and these are the companies that should be watched and applauded for their efforts early in the game.”

The Fierce 15, in alphabetical order, are: Actiontec Electronics, Brightcove, CopperGate Communications, Cloverleaf Communications, Encirq, Entone Technologies, Envivio, Falcon Communications, Hillcrest Labs, Maven Networks, Minerva Networks, Packet Vision, QoSmetrics, Ruckus Wireless and Widevine Technologies.