Paris,- June 7th, 2007 —
Anevia, French designer of the Flamingo DVB-to-IP Gateways and the Toucan VOD/nPVR servers and Digital Access, the Swedish-based broadband networks equipment provider, today announced that they have been selected by Swedish operator Tele2.
Each of the 20 Flamingos 220T will ingest national DVB-T channels as well as two regional channels into Tele2’s IP network.
The Anevia Flamingo is the only single box (1RU) in the market able to take up to 60 TV channels (DVB-S/T or C, encrypted or Free-to-air) and retransmit them over IP.
“This application is a new brick into Tele2’s service network and this strengthens our already fruitful business relationship”, said Bo Nykvist, Broadband Services Manager at Digital Access.
“We are delighted to partner with Digital Access and be selected by a company such as Tele2. This shows that our products are well positioned to address operators IPTV needs”, said Lionel Thevenard, Regional Sales Manager for Scandinavia at Anevia.
Broadcast meets broadband.
Anevia is a telecom equipment supplier, specializing in the video element of Triple Play – Video on Demand, IPTV and digital recording.
Unlike traditional electronic solutions, the originality of Anevia’s approach is in its innovative software solution which combines broadband and broadcast television. As a result, Anevia has developed the TOUCAN VOD/nPVR servers and the FLAMINGO DVB-to-IP gateways which are compact, cost effective and fast to deploy.
Set up in 2003 by former members of the VideoLAN team that developed the VLC media player, Anevia is a French company, whose main investor is CDC Entreprises Innovation. Anevia’s products have been selected by a large number of telecom, xDSL and FTTH operators, broadcasters and system integrators worldwide.
About Digital Access:
Digital Access Sweden AB is offering products and solutions in the Scandinavian market for the type of services in broadband networks that are called Triple-play, which includes IPTV, IP-telephony and high speed Internet access.
The company has a small organization with a high level of service and a very good trade knowledge, with the goal is to be the leading supplier of integrated solutions for service delivery in broadband networks.
Digital Access Sweden AB is a member of the Swedish Urban Network Association.