Amsterdam, The Netherlands – 14 September 2018 – SoftAtHome, the technology company dedicated to the digital home, and Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, today jointly announced their global partnership for an end to end TV solution for IPTV, DVB and OTT customers.
Thanks to the partnership, SoftAtHome set-top box software is Huawei TV certified and is the first set-top box middleware software partner integrated with Huawei backend V6 release.
SoftAtHome software is deployed in 18 countries on over 20 million homes. Associated with Huawei technology, it will deliver a best in class and innovative off the shelf TV solution that improve the user experience, video service delivery and will increase operators’ clients ARPU.
SoftAtHome and Huawei have already a common customer in Middle East, thanks to this partnership, new customers will join this end to end ecosystem for a better quality of video experience.
SoftAtHome CEO David Viret-Lange added: In the face of many well-known content giants, operators are beginning to realize the challenges and looking for innovative ways to complement these offerings with ones of their own. One of the defining challenges continues to be about giving users the best quality of experience. Our collaboration with Huawei has proven a real success, and together we are stronger to bring innovation and quality of services to operators as they really need that to differentiate.”
Meet SoftAtHome in Hall 1 C29 and Huawei at Hall 13 A06 during IBC from 14th to 18th of September 2018.
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.
Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices. With integrated solutions across four key domains – telecom networks, IT, smart devices, and cloud services – we are committed to bringing digital to every person, home and organization for a fully connected, intelligent world.
Huawei’s end-to-end portfolio of products, solutions and services are both competitive and secure. Through open collaboration with ecosystem partners, we create lasting value for our customers, working to empower people, enrich home life, and inspire innovation in organizations of all shapes and sizes.
At Huawei, innovation focuses on customer needs. We invest heavily in basic research, concentrating on technological breakthroughs that drive the world forward. We have more than 180,000 employees, and we operate in more than 170 countries and regions. Founded in 1987, Huawei is a private company fully owned by its employees.
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