Telecom providers have many choices when choosing middleware solutions to drive their Internet protocol television services, thanks to a fragmented marketplace where few companies hold more than a 2% share of the market. One of them, Microsoft Mediaroom, has been getting high marks as of late. Eric Freund, the director of business innovation and development at SureWest Communications -- which recently began using Mediaroom -- said that although it is more complicated to operate, its features -- such as HD DVR, whole home DVR -- are essential to remaining competitive.

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