Virgin Media – The only major cable platform in the UK, offers TV using the Horizon 360, along with DOCSIS Internet and landline or mobile phone
BT TV – Offers hybrid IPTV and terrestrial TV (Freeview) via its Youview platform, delivered using VDSL or G.fast (Some areas) Openreach network. BT has also offered Youview through its budget Plusnet brand, but has now been discontinued.
Freesat – Provides FTA channels only using the same satellite as Sky (Astra 28.2), designed for customers who have difficulty receiving Freeview or wish to have FTA satellite without having to go through Sky. Built into some Sony, Samsung, LG and Panasonic televisions.
Sky – Digital satellite provider, currently provides the Sky Q PVR. Also supplies broadband (ADSL/VSDL) and landline phone using the Openreach network
US Digital TV
Many cable operators in the US use either Motorola or Scientific-Atlanta for their networks, with some using both depending on the area franchise.
Motorola (Formerly General Instrument)
Scientific Atlanta (Now