Broadband gateway and router deployments expected to reach 120 million by 2017

Broadband providers will deploy 120 million residential gateways and routers by 2017, up from 75 million last year, Parks Associates said Wednesday. The research firm, which expects that broadband penetration will exceed 650 million households worldwide in 2013, said U.S. revenues from IP connected home bundles will top $1 billion next year. About 90 percent of pay TV customers in North America have access to TV Everywhere services, according to Parks. Read more