Anevia, the French designer of the FLAMINGO DVB to IP gateways and the TOUCAN VOD/nPVR servers, and Smart Com, middleware vendor, today announced an IPTV ecosystem compliance that aims to strengthen marketing and sales to European telecom operators and ISP of integrated solutions, featuring Smart Com’s IPTV middleware and Anevia’s live TV and VOD solutions.
This agreement highlights Anevia and Smart Com’s move to maximise the synergies between their flagship products for telecom operators and ISP in Europe:
- Smart Com’s advanced BeeSmart IPTV middleware provides new services and features that helps Service Providers to create and offer value added services, including VoD, nPVR, Pause TV, Catch Up TV and other;
- Anevia’s TOUCAN family servers of On-Demand applications such as VoD, nPVR, Pause TV, Catch Up TV or Start Over TV and FLAMINGO DVB to IP family of gateways for live channels streaming over IP.
“Rich experiences achieved in the past acting as a system integrator helped us to develop outstanding service delivery platform BeeSmart that offers innovative and advanced solutions to the IPTV service providers. With Anevia we are extending the list of compatible VOD vendors and are enabling IPTV service providers choice to pick best of breed components for its IPTV ecosystem,” said Miroslav Stravs, Smart Com’s CEO.
“For the last few years Smart Com and Anevia have both pioneered innovative, scalable and richly featured products. We were bound to join in a key partnership. Together we bring a further dimension to the IPTV world,” said Patrick Rabu, Anevia’s Sales Director.
Anevia is a telecom equipment vendor, specialized in the video component of Triple Play — Video on Demand, Television over IP, network PVR with major customers such as Orange, BBC, Free, Tele2 or Telecom Italia France.
Unlike traditional electronic devices, Anevia’s products are built around an innovative software solution, which combines broadband and television. Broadcast meets broadband.
Technological disruption lies in the engineering of powerful algorithms for video processing. This has enabled Anevia to develop VOD servers and DVB to IP gateways that are more compact, cheaper and quicker to carry out.
Anevia’s products have been used by worldwide telecom, xDSL and FTTH providers, broadcasters and system integrators.
About Smart Com:
Smart Com is an independent system integrator that has developed its own Service Delivery Platform — Bee Smart middleware that is available as a stand alone product. Its long-standing experience, acute knowledge and innovative employees meet customer needs and add value in an optimal way. Mastering data and telecommunication networks, Smart Com offers solutions, project implementations and highly qualified services in terms of consulting, planning, engineering, training and maintenance. Smart Com has adapted its programme to fast-evolving market demands and has designed telecommunication systems that are targeting not only telecommunication operators but also companies operating in various fields.