Cyta Hellas chooses ADB for Greek triple-play service

Greek service provider Cyta Hellas, an offshoot of the Cyprus Telecommunications Authority (Cyta), is using technology from ADB and Alcatel-Lucent to deliver triple-play services. Cyta Hellas, whose Cytavision triple-play service was launched last December is delivering an IPTV service based on Alcatel-Lucent’s middleware wit ADB hybrid HD set-top boxes. The operator is also using ADB’s […]

Volia taps ADB for hybrid and OTT TV services

Ukrainian cable operator Volia has added ADB to its list of suppliers of OTT and hybrid OTT and cable set-top boxes. ADB will supply boxes, software andn software integration services to Volia, enabling it further expand its OTT and hybrid offerings. Volia will be using two new ADB set-top box models: the ADB-1720CW for hybrid […]

ADB to demo Graphyne TV and UX updates

Software and systems firm ADB is due to debut its new Graphyne TV offering at ANGA COM and show off new functionality for its Graphyne UX user experience framework.  Graphyne TV is a bundled offering featuring the Graphyne UX and ADB’s recently launched multi-screen app environment UnifyTV, and supports linear TV, DVR, on-demand, multi-room, multi-screen […]

ADB unveils UnifyTV for multiscreen TV

Set-top provider ADB has unveiled UnifyTV, which it describes as an application environment that provides a write once, run anywhere set of APIs for the development of multiscreen services. UnifyTV software will underpin ADB and third-party user interfaces including the ADB Graphyne UI, with the intention of making it easier to offer a consistent look […]

ADB powers O2 Czech Republic IPTV upgrade

Set-top and gateway provider ADB has completed managing the software migration of O2 Czech Republic’s IPTV service. ADB was brought in to provide software and systems integration services to help O2 migrate its more than 130,000 IPTV subscribers from Alcatel-Lucent’s MiViewTV middleware to the platform. Software migration started in in September last year and […]

ADB partners with ContentWise for multiscreen recommendations

Software provider ADB (Advanced Digital Broadcast) has signed a global partnership deal with content discovery and recommendations firm ContentWise. As part of the business development and technology deal, ADB will integrate ContentWise’s discovery and recommendation engine – for live, on-demand and OTT multiscreen video content – into its systems integration offerings. It will also market […]

ADB passes 50 million milestone

Set-top and gateway provider ADB has shipped its 50 millionth device. According to the company, 55 million viewers now consume 80 billion hours of TV annually using ADB technology, while 62 million internet users spend 45 billion hours online using its broadband technology. According to the company, its 50 millionth device was an ADB wideband […]

ADB launches cloud-based multiscreen

Set-top box and gateway provider ADB has launched CloudHDS, a new, cloud-based, multiscreen system.  According to ADB, CloudHDS enables existing and new entrants to the fast-growing OTT space to deliver OTT content – as well as broadcast content, provided there is a suitable gateway – to connected devices and selected set-top boxes from the cloud, […]

Canal Digital to deploy ADB Wideband eight-tuner DVR

Canal Digital Kabel-tv in Norway is to be the first pay TV operator to deploy a new eight-tuner HD DVR from ADB. ADB Wideband has been designed by ADB as a media hub for the redistribution of content to tablets, smartphones, connected TVs and other set-top boxes. Canal Digital Kabel-tv will deploy the box later […]

ADB launches multiscreen solution with nc+ as first customer

Advanced Digital Broadcast (ADB) has unveiled ADB Multi-Screen, a software suite that combines broadcast and broadband delivery with home network content redistribution for an enhanced user experience across multiple screens at home and on the move. ADB Multi-Screen has already been deployed by Poland’s largest satellite operator, nc+.  nc+ has remotely configured its deployed ADB […]