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POST Luxembourg is first to deploy Netgem-based 4K TV service

Netgem
Friday 29 April 16

Netgem, the award-winning end-to-end video entertainment provider and global leader in #TelcoTV, has today announced that it is launching its latest version of the #TelcoTV solution with the deployment of POST Telecom in Luxembourg to power the next generation of its TV proposition. POST Luxembourg customers will now have access to the full suite of Netgem&rsquo…

Netgem, the award-winning end-to-end video entertainment provider and global leader in #TelcoTV, has today announced that it is launching its latest version of the #TelcoTV solution with the deployment of POST Telecom in Luxembourg to power the next generation of its TV proposition. POST Luxembourg customers will now have access to the full suite of Netgem’s solution, including a new set-top box capable of delivering 4K quality programming and access to recordings from outside the home, based onNetgem has today an a seamless Cloud-based Multiscreen solution.

The new service, which is now live, will enable POST Luxembourg to provide its customers with a market leading multiscreen TV solution offered by Netgem’s #TelcoTV award-winning User Experience. Thanks to an enhanced user interface and networked PVR, viewers will be able to enjoy the same TV experience across the television and their mobile devices. This includes Netgem’s revolutionary cloud platform that lets users access live channels, hundreds of hours of Replay Content, and recorded content outside of the home without any restrictions.

POST Luxembourg customers will gain access to 4K content, alongside the ability to restart programmes after they have started, enabling them to easily catch up on their favourite shows. The proposition will also include Netgem’s Replay functionality that enables the user to select their favourite channels to be recorded over a 24 hour period.

Commenting on the news, Sylvain Thevenot, Managing Director of Netgem TV Europe, said: “The TV viewing experience is evolving rapidly, with consumers looking to access high quality content at a time and place that is convenient to them, and telecoms operators need to react in order to stay relevant. The launch of POST Luxembourg’s new TV solution will enable its customers to access a feature-rich multiscreen and mobile TV experience that they can watch whenever and wherever they want.”

“This offer is crucial in our strategy to develop our offering across broadband, fixed and mobile network” said Georges Klosen, Head of Telecom Applications & ICT Infrastructures at Post Luxembourg. “The same customer experience across the TV and mobile and tablets is a main differentiator to other solutions on the market and one that is a key enhancer in customer experience.
We were very happy to continue our long term partnership with Netgem, allowing us to adapt the solution to our needs in an efficient way. The common architecture with Netgem gives us both the possibility to continue the development of their #TelcoTV service.”

#TelcoTV is a service that integrates broadcast TV with IPTV and HTML 5-based OTT content to enable telecoms service providers to deliver a complete experience to their customers across TV and mobile devices.


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