Nov 10, 2016 Article

IPTV for Everyone: Next-Gen services for networks with limited bandwith. ABOX42 and Verimatrix Masterclass Lunch at TV Connect Africa / AfricaCom 2016 in Cape Town.

During this year’s TV Connect Africa, the most influential senior level discussion group focused on the monetization of African video content in the new digital and pay-TV age, ABOX42 will not only be present at stand #TV13 but also host the show’s “Masterclass Lunch” with Verimatrix on November 16th, Day 2 – 13:20 – 14:40.

This session is designed to show operators in Africa how to get started with interactive services over IP, even when bandwidths are limited. During this lunchtime IPTV masterclass, you’ll be given the tools and knowledge to help you deliver efficient and secure content streaming across your networks and to stream content efficiently with the latest streaming formats, adaptive bitrate technologies and STB solutions. Further, creating efficient content security practices and developing flexible STB-Platforms (including Lifecycle Management, SDK etc.) for rolling out 3rd generation IPTV /OTT solutions will be discussed.

The latest ABOX42 products and solutions will be demonstrated at TV Connect Africa and experts will discuss the challenges and solutions for operators, aiming to deploy a modern, interactive TV service. Next to ABOX42’s very own Oliver Soellner, member of the management board, Geir Bjorndal, VP International Strategy, Sales Middle East and Africa at Verimatrix will be speaking during this event.

“We are looking forward to attending TV Connect Africa, a great show which resembles the movement in this region towards modern and compelling TV propositions. This is very promising for us since ABOX42 has the expertise and technologies to deliver a tailored Set-Top Box platform with modern hardware, a strong software stack and the solution for a complete lifecycle management, which is key for any operator project”. Oliver Soellner, ABOX42

ABOX42 is a global player for modern and advanced IPTV, OTT and Hybrid Set Top Box solutions, tailored for the requirements of a modern, feature rich TV proposition. With an extensive experience in various operator projects and with the most solid Set Top Box platform concept, ABOX42 is the ideal partner for operators and internet service providers in Africa.

Please feel invited to visit the ABOX42 stand #TV13 during the event as well as the Masterclass Lunch on November 16th, Day 2 – 13:20 – 14:40. The Masterclass Event includes complimentary networking lunch and is free to attend but space is limited, so please sign up to reserve your seat.

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