Incorporated in 1998, BigBand Networks offers a range of broadband and network solutions. It employs more than 500 people worldwide. The company offers digital television management, design and installation services. It also provides switched video analysis and troubleshooting solutions. BigBand Networks customers include Blue Ridge Communications, SureWest Communications, Wave Broadband, Dreamline and Onelink Communications. The company has partnerships with Alcatel-Lucent, Netgear, Pace Micro Technology, Philips Electronics, Symmetricom and Visible World. These solutions are based on BigBand's video networking platforms that are built to enable the delivery of video, voice and data across a range of services, including addressable advertising, video-on-demand, Internet TV, video telephony, high-speed Internet and voice-over-IP. BigBand Networks' customers include more than 100 service providers.