Access Europe licenses Eurofins’ Ligada iSuite for HbbTV and Freeview Play

Technology outfit Access Europe has signed a licensing agreement with Eurofins Digital Testing for its Ligada iSuite enhance conformance testing for HbbTV and Freeview Play. The deal enables Access to ensure that its NetFront Browser BE provides a commercially supported and regularly updated Chromium-based platform to consumer electronics manufacturers for next-generation Android and Linux based HbbTV Smart TVs and […]

Vestel signs up for Eurofins logo programme

Turkish TV manufacturer Vestel has joined existing TV brands LG, Panasonic and Hisense in supporting quality assurance outfit Eurofins Digital Testing’s logo scheme. Vestel has  committed to using Eurofins’ 4K HDR Ultra HD logo on its latest range of TVs. Eurofins certification and logo scheme will enable consumers to identify Vestel TVs that have been tested to […]

Eurofins launches cybersecurity division

Quality assurance and testing services specialist Eurofins Digital Testing has launched a cybersecurity division to serve the media and entertainment industry, as well as Internet of Things providers, and other key markets. Eurofins has also announced the appointments of Marcel Mangel, Erik Rutkens, and Sean Walls as managing directors of cybersecurity, overseeing a team of […]

Akamai: service providers in need of more sophisticated QoE metrics

Delivering complex content such as sport or high action onto a large-screen TV via streaming requires a minimum of 6Mbps to achieve an ‘excellent’ viewer rating, whilst smartphones require between 2-3Mbps, according to a study by CDN provider Akamai with Eurofins. For less-complex content, optimal bit rates are lower and 2-4Mbps will still deliver an […]

RiksTV taps Eurofins for DTT testing

Norwegian digital-terrestrial pay TV operator RiksTV has chosen Eurofins Digital Testing to automate monitoring of service availability of RiksTV digital TV and HDTV services. RiksTV will use Eurofins’ cloud-based TestWizard system to automate testing and provide performance monitoring for quality assurance for its digital-terrestrial services. TestWizard provides automated tests cases for service validation, insights into […]

Eurofins teams up with Samsung for HbbTV testing

Eurofins Digital Testing is to develop an HbbTV Application Test Centre in co-operation with Samsung for testing HbbTV Applications on HbbTV enabled TVs. Samsung will provide the initial TV platforms for conducting the compatibility tests. These platforms include an enhanced debug mode which allows the gathering of additional data to diagnose issues. Samsung will also […]

Sky Deutschland taps Eurofins for testing and QA

Sky Deutschland has chosen Eurofins Digital Testing to provide testing and quality assurance personnel to support video and e-commerce related initiatives. Eurofins Digital Testing provides quality assurance test tools, services and training to validate digital media systems for operators. The companhy’s technology helps provide service validation, insights into the end-user experience, and performance monitoring for […]

Eurofins Digital Testing buys Labatus

Quality assurance firm, Eurofins Digital Testing, has acquired Swedish-based rival Labatus as part of an expansion drive. As part of the deal, Eurofins gains additional offices in Sweden and other locations globally, and benefit from Labatus’ experience supporting companies like TiVo on operator deployments such as Com Hem in Sweden. At the same time, Eurofins […]