Mintek brings you the latest in EAM/CMMS systems and news in the major cable industries each week from around the globe. Learn how these new developments in EAM/CMMS and cable can affect your business or home.

EAM/CMMS in Businesses and Natural Disasters

This week’s EAM/CMMS story focuses on how the implementation of an EAM/CMMS could help prevent against data breaches in your facility.

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  1. Hilton Hotels Says It Found Malware Targeting Credit Card Data by Fabin Bimmer, Volkswagen AG’s U.S. marketing operation said Monday, November 9th it will offer $1,000 worth of credit cards, of which half may be spent at VW dealerships, to owners of certain diesel models the company has admitted do not comply with government emissions standards.

Cable News in Your Neighborhood

This week’s Cable updates focus on expansions in the cable industry and a pending cable merger that is under review after consumer comments.

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  1. Across Continents, Comcast & Liberty Align by Mari Silbey, When it comes to customer premises equipment (CPE), Comcast and Liberty Global both rely on Arris Group Inc. and Pace plc as hardware manufacturers — two suppliers that are planning to merge.
  2. Cable Embraces Skinny TV Bundles by Mari Silbey, In what may be the biggest surprise of 2015, cable companies are breaking up the bundle and committing to skinnier TV package; see what companies such as Comcast and Charter are doing with their packages.
  3. Fresh Opposition Threatens Charter Deals by Mari Silbey, In little more than a week, roughly 1,000 new comments have flooded in to the FCC expressing concern over Charter’s bid to acquire Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks.

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