Belgian operator Proximus has selected Ericsson to expand its multiscreen cloud DVR service.
Proximus has deployed Ericsson’s multiscreen headend to enable the delivery of enhanced services to its customers, offering a consistent experiences on all screens.
Customers can watch content on one screen and then continue it on a different screen, record content on a smartphone to view later on a tablet, swipe content from a mobile device to watch on the TV, and use a mobile device as a virtual remote control.
“At Proximus we are dedicated to giving our viewers the best possible service and guaranteeing their enjoyment through the delivery of outstanding content experiences,” said Jean-Marc Capitaine, director of consumer product and solutions at Proximus.
“Flexibility is a must-have for today’s TV consumers as they look to watch their favourite programs both inside and outside the home, on a variety of devices. Ericsson’s expertise is helping us to offer exactly this level of flexibility, giving our viewers the opportunity to enjoy a service that they can mould around their connected lifestyles.”