Dubai, UAE – Intigral, a leading provider of video delivery solutions in the MENA region, has selected ARRIS International, plc (NASDAQ: ARRS) to support the deployment of a new video delivery service. ARRIS was selected following a detailed market evaluation of VIP4302W set-tops, including the KreaTV operating system and services.
“The ARRIS VIP4302W is one of a new generation of HEVC set-tops that delivers secure high-definition video experiences with the convenience of wireless connectivity, matching our expectations and technical specifications,” said Barry Mehdizadeh, GM Technology Business & Solutions for Intigral. “By using an HEVC-enabled set-top, our customers are able to offer TV services over existing networks without the need for broadband infrastructure upgrades. ARRIS integration services ensure the set-tops and KreaTV system are optimized with Intigral’s UI and DRM systems to deliver a new video service to consumers.”
“Consumer demand for high-quality, accessible video entertainment continues to grow exponentially. We’re excited to collaborate with innovative companies like Intigral as they strive to deliver the best viewing experience in the MENA region,” said Steve McCaffery, Managing Director of International Sales and Business Operations for ARRIS’s International Business Operations Group. “This alliance with Intigral further extends our reach in the Middle East, where we’re helping operators meet consumer demand for personal TV experiences now and in the future.”
“We believe that innovation is key to driving growth within our ecosystem, and we’re delivering on this with our turnkey solutions. The ARRIS HEVC set-tops will allow us to take the next strategic step forward and roll out our new IPTV/OTT TV service, enabling our telco clients to differentiate their core offering and enhance their business propositions,” said Ben Kinealy, CEO of Intigral.
Intigral is a leading provider of IP video products and billing services in the MENA region. Launched in 2009, the company delivers fully customizable digital entertainment and sports solutions on a scalable, cloud-based platform. Intigral offers clients a full suite of end-to-end solutions, including consultancy and business planning, content acquisition, technical development and integration, video operations and delivery, and ongoing after-sales support.
For more information on Intigral, go to www.intigral.net
About ARRIS Global Services
ARRIS Global Services helps customers plan, design, implement and operate their networks and business processes. Services include installation of network elements; operational, technology and strategic consulting; staff augmentation; strategic outsourcing; and defining and integrating complex, multi-vendor solutions.
ARRIS International plc. (NASDAQ: ARRS) is a world leader in entertainment and communications technology. Our innovations combine hardware, software, and services across the cloud, network, and home to power TV and Internet for millions of people around the globe. The people of ARRIS collaborate with the world's top service providers, content providers, and retailers to advance the state of our industry and pioneer tomorrow's connected world. For more information, visit www.arris.com.