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Arris, Charter to buy ActiveVideo for USD 135 mln

Tuesday 14 April 2015 | 13:19 CET | News
US cable operator Charter Communications formed a joint venture with equipment supplier Arris in order to buy the company ActiveVideo for USD 135 million. ActiveVideo's CloudTV platform helps TV service providers virtualise their customer premises equipment and deliver services such as user interface, online content and interactive ads from the cloud. Charter uses the platform to deliver its Spectrum Guide to customers, which is being rolled out on the Worldbox and other legacy set-top boxes in the Charter footprint. Arris will own 65 percent of the joint venture company and will be the sales

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Companies: ActiveVideo / Arris / Cablevision / Charter Communications / Deutsche Telekom / J:Com / Liberty Global / Philips / Roku / Time Warner Cable
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