Econet's Kwese TV signs deal with TiVo's Cubiware

Wednesday 14 September 2016 | 09:33 CET | News
TiVo's Polish subsidiary, Cubiware, has announced a partnership with Econet, under which Cubiware will combine efforts with leading set-top box (STB) vendors to deliver the latest version of CubiTV middleware for hybrid satellite and IP deployment. This will enable pay-TV services through DVB-S2. CubiTV hybrid middleware gives subscribers access to premium on-demand content through its PushVOD functionality, and allows Kwese TV subscribers to watch premium films and shows at a time and order of their choice.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Econet / TiVo
Countries: Africa
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