Germany’s M-net launches IPTV offering with ABOX42 set-tops

German regional telecom operator M-net has launched an IPTV service using set-top boxes provided by Germany-based ABOX42. The TV service, M-net TVplus, will be deployed over M-net’s fibre network in the southern part of the country. The ABOX42 M20 box, in combination with Swiss TV technology provider Zattoo’s multiscreen white-label IPTV solution was selected by […]

Abox42 integrates PerceptionTV platform

Set-top box maker Abox42 has partnered with PerceptionTV to integrate the latter’s IPTV platform into its M series smart set-top-box software. Perception TV’s platform is designed to work as a complete OTT multiscreen TV service, integrating live TV, catch-up TV, video-on-demand and cloud-based PVR. The Abox42 integration will be engineered in-house with both companies providing […]

ABox42 launches new UHD/4K HEVC smart STBs

ABox42 will unveil its new M40-Series smart set-top box platform at IBC, which was developed for advanced operator projects. The M40-Series SmartSTB supports the HEVC compression standard and is capable of playing 4K video at up to 60 frames per second. Multichannel video recording is possible via fast external USB 3.0 hard disks or a […]

Germany’s BBV signs up for white label TV service, plans October launch

German broadband service provider BBV is the first customer for a new white-label IPTV service created by local cable marketing organization DNMG in partnership with set-top box provider ABox42 and OTT white label service provider Zattoo. Abox42 is supplying its M20-series smart set-top boxes to enable content to be delivered to the TV screen, while […]

Abox42 to debut latest generation smart STB platform

Set-top box maker Abox42 will show for the first time its latest generation M40 smart set-top box platform for IPTV, OTT and hybrid at ANGA COM.  Abox42 said the new model in the M-series range supports HEVC / H.265 and that its product portfolio can now cope with third generation DVB-C, T/T2, S2 hybrid smart […]

Technologists discuss first- and second-screen TV advancements

Executives from set-top maker ABOX42, security specialist Verimatrix and online technology specialist Zattoo joined together yesterday to discuss the challenges facing operators as they move to the latest-generation of TV solutions. Speaking at the OTT/ IPTV industry breakfast briefing at the Crowne Plaza hotel in London’s Docklands yesterday, Matthias Greve, CEO of ABOX42, which specialises […]

ABOX42 highlights advanced set-tops

Germany-based set-top provider ABOX42 is using TV Connect to highlight the latest generation M40 Smart STB platform for IPTV, OTT and hybrid deployments. This latest model of the M-series product range supports HEVC/H.265 compression and is based on the latest chipset technology from Broadcom, supporting up to 4K video resolution. ABOX42 is also showcasing the […]

German FTTH provider chooses ABox42

ABox42’s set-tops have been chosen by FTTH operator Deutsche Glasfaser to deliver TV services over its fibre network in Germany.  Deutsche Glasfaser has chosen the ABox42 M-Series SmartSTB platform including the ABox42 advanced DVB feature set for its DGTV service, which will include around 100 SD channels, 50 HD and 100 radio channels and will […]

Abox42 to showcase third generation hybrid STBs

Abox42 is due to unveil its new line of third-generation of hybrid DVB set-top boxes with full IPTV and OTT capabilities at IBC.   The smart set-top box maker will launch three models of its new M-Series of devices, with all three to include integrated web functionalities. The M15-S2 model will include DVB-S2 support for […]

Abox42 to present third-generation IPTV set-top boxes

Abox42 is due to present its third generation of IPTV set-top boxes at this year’s ANGA COM in Cologne. The set-top maker will also demo its OTT DVB solution, which includes its new Broadcom-based X-Series Smart STB platform with 4K UHD and H.265/HEVC support. Abox42 specialises in IPTV and hybrid STBs. It says that its […]