Colombes, France – September 12 th , 2018 – SoftAtHome, the technology company dedicated to the digital home, and Innopia Technologies, the Korean-based global provider of media streamer and convergence products, today announced a strategic partnership to better serve Telcos and PayTV providers around the world with value-added TV services for their end-users. The partnership addresses OTT set-top boxes and HDMI dongles products. Both companies are experts in OTT set-top boxes and cast dongles and believe in the new consumption paradigm they created by eliminating barriers between different content sources, such as user generated content and live premium content and by converging all TV consumption technologies in a single portable device.
Powered by SoftAtHome’s agile software platform and using AMLogic S905X future-proof and powerful chipset, with 14K DMips, the joint solution will run SoftAtHome ImpressioTV, SoftAtHome modern user experience application designed for operators to transform content centric traditional Live TV into a portal of applications and services.
The joint solution will benefit from other features such as video streaming services such as YouTube and more to come and can work with a remote control or in a “CAST” mode with I cast TV. Mr Hee Won Park, president of Innopia Technologies, Inc commented: “Video streaming market is under revolution and OTT segment is showing the path. With this partnership, we are building a new generation of products that to complete Telco and TV operators offers with a powerful and cost-effective platform for converged multiscreen services combining live premium and OTT content.” Mr David Souhami, Marketing Director Innovation and STB at SoftAtHome added: “We put considerable thought into this product in order to ensure that it incorporated all the key technologies. Consumers wish to access their content services on all screens in the home, and it is crucial to offer the best media experience at all times. This partnership with Innopia great team of experts will provide end-users with an effective way to watch their shows, including in 4K and HDR, and use Wi-Fi to enjoy the best experience everywhere within the home.”
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SoftAtHome creates software for operators to deploy services with the best user experience for connectivity, pay TV, Home Networking and Smart Home products. SoftAtHome products are deployed with major operators in over 20 million homes over 18 countries. The company based in France and Belgium is still growing with over 250 employees mainly in software development. We are opening new offices all the time to support our customers, with offices already in half a dozen European capitals, Dubai, Singapore and Toronto.
About INNOPIA Technologies
INNOPIA Technologies Inc. of the Republic of Korea focuses on the development, manufacturing and commercialization of smart media and smart home IoT products, including wireless set-top boxes in a small form factor for international telecom companies and pay-TV providers, offers the most optimized and well-developed convergence product with All-IP technology to provide the future proof service in multimedia and IoT business, including IP set-top box, smart home IoT gateway and voice-controlled AI solution. Based on highly skilled engineering resources and experiences of working with a number of global companies, INNOPIA will deliver the right solution for international telecom companies and Pay TV service providers’ future driven requirement.
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