Cable operators face unprecedented competition from nimble competitors – including telco, satellite and OTT operators - which are moving at web speed and poaching subscribers with their superior services and TV user experience (UX)
HbbTV (Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV) is an open standard that harmonises the delivery of enhanced TV services to set-top boxes and connected TVs over both broadcast and broadband to European markets and beyond.
Powering the Over-the-Top Future with Open Browser Technology. The OTT Future - Open WebKit Browser: Today’s over-the-top (OTT) TV services are available from Content Service Providers (CSPs) such as Netflix, CinemaNow, Vudu and others.
Today’s Pay TV providers are hyper focused on defining and owning the TV user experience (UX). Success in owning the UX requires more than a compelling user interface (UI) design. It requires relooking at the UX in a whole new way based on the newest technologies available in the market.
On demand television software and solutions provider Espial announced Tuesday a Tier 1 European cable operator has selected Espial as its primary RDK integrator and software vendor for its next generation 4K Hybrid DVB-IP set-top boxes.
Espial is a leading supplier of digital TV and IPTV software and solutions to cable MSOs and telecommunications operators as well as consumer electronics manufacturers. Espial’s middleware, video-on-demand, and browser products power a diverse range of pay-TV and Internet TV business models. Over 35 million licenses of its patented software are in use across the world.