Inea taps AirTies for WiFi

Polish cable operator Inea has tapped technology outfit AirTies to deliver in-home WiFi to its customers. Inea will use multiple Mesh extenders from AirTies to create an intelligent Wi-Fi Mesh network throughout subscribers’ homes. The company will deploy AirTies’ Air 4920 devices and Remote Manager to provide WiFi. Cevices can connect to the best available […]

AT&T taps AirTies for Smart WiFi Extender

AT&T has partnered with AirTies to launch the AT&T Smart WiFi Extender, a device designed to give users strong WiFi signal throughout their home. AirTies is the supplier of the Mesh WiFi solution,which is designed to keep users’ devices connected seamlessly as they move around the home. “The Smart Wi-Fi Extender not only boosts your coverage by […]

Airties opens first R&D centre outside Europe

Wireless networking specialist Airties has opened a new research and development (R&D) centre in Austin, Texas – its first outside of Europe. Airties said the investment was prompted by signing contracts with additional service providers in North America, but would not disclose who these new partners were. Airties’ executive vice-president of customer programmes, Mujdat Pakkan, […]

Orange taps AirTies for WiFi in France and Poland

Orange has chosen wireless technology and set-top box provider AirTies to provide in-home WiFi solutions to subscribers in France and Poland. In France, Orange uses AirTies’ Air 4920 wireless extenders as an available accessory to compliment Orange’s Livebox, which combines 4K/Ultra HD television and dual-band Wi-Fi. Air 4920s are used to extend the Wi-Fi signal […]

AirTies appoints STB general manager

AirTies has appointed former Broadcom executive, Thomas Fehr, as the general manager for the company’s set-top box (STB) business. Fehr brings to the role more than 25 years of marketing and management experience across the semiconductor, set-top box, consumer, networking, and broadband industries. Before AirTies he was director of product marketing for Broadcom and earlier […]

AirTies taps RT-RK for test equipment

Serbia-based hardware and software design outfit RT-RK is supplying wireless consumer premises equipment specialist AirTies Wireless Networks with a package of automated set-top box test system components. These include a rack system for testing multiple set-top box units, a picture quality measurement system and a system for testing in field. AirTies intends to use the […]

TV Connect Awards winners line up at the Gherkin

Verizon’s director of product development Parissa Pandkhou, Swisscom, Sky Deutschland and Virgin Media were among those taking home the top prizes at last night’s TV Connect Awards ceremony, held in London’s iconic Gherkin building. Pandkhou was presented with the award for Outstanding Contribution to the Industry at the event. Swisscom secured the Best Multiscreen TV […]

AirTies launches combined 4K STB and WiFi access point

AirTies has launched what it claims to be the world’s first Ultra High Definition set-top box that will also double as an access point using AirTies’ Mesh networking technology.  The new Air 7410X set-top box (STB), which AirTies is showcasing for the first time at TV Connect, will both receive and transmit a WiFi signal […]

Sky Deutschland strikes wireless partnership with AirTies

Sky Deutschland has partnered with AirTies to allow its customers to wirelessly stream content from the Sky Anytime service to Sky+ HD set-top boxes. Through the agreement, AirTies – a supplier of wireless, OTT and IPTV technologies – will provide Sky Deutschland with its SC201 wireless connector. Sky customers will be able to plug this […]

Opera renews AirTies agreement

Opera Software has renewed an agreement with set-top box and wireless networking specialist AirTies that it says will enable pay TV operators using the latter’s devices to extend their offerings with OTT and HbbTV services. The extended agreement means that the Opera Devices SDK will remain available for the entire AirTies set-top box portfolio, ranging […]