KPN to reap the benefits of NSN's new IPTV platform

Wednesday 24 March 2010 | 15:29 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
Nokia Siemens Networks presented a new IPTV platform at the IPTV World Forum in London. The system opens up the possibilities for input and output, going beyond just live TV to support recorded content, VoD and catch-up TV. Consumption is also no longer limited to the TV set, but can also occur on a computer or mobile phone. Additional advantages of the new platform are open development, the ability for operators to send personalised messages to subscribers, quicker channel changing and improved image quality. The new NSN system seems to answer directly to KPN's Fiber Update in December,

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Fixed / Internet
Companies: BBC / Digitenne / Glashart / Hertzinger / KPN / Nokia Siemens Networks / Reggefiber / XMS / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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